Alletta Lucile Johnson

May 1895–1953 (Age 57)
Lincoln, Tama, Iowa, United States

The Life of Alletta Lucile

Alletta Lucile Johnson was born in May 1895, in Lincoln, Tama, Iowa, United States as the daughter of Andrew Johnson and Teraldine Christensen. She married Wilbur Paul Kearns on 28 August 1919, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States. She died in 1953, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Wilbur Paul Kearns
1892–1978
Alletta Lucile Johnson
1895–1953
Marriage: 28 August 1919

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 August 1919
Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Johnson

    MaleMale

    Teraldine Christensen

    FemaleFemale

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 17

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (1)

  • Aleta Lucile Johnson, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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