Ella Lalita Johnson

1863–12 February 1955 (Age 92)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Ella Lalita

When Ella Lalita Johnson was born in 1863, in Michigan, United States, her father, Matthew Johnson, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Anderson, was 32. She married William Nanskivil Ayres Jr on 13 October 1886, in Wallaceburg, Sombra, Kent, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Wallaceburg, Sombra, Lambton, Ontario, Canada in 1891 and Lorain, Black River Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 12 February 1955, in Charleston, Black River Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Charleston, Black River Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Nanskivil Ayres Jr
1856–1933
Ella Lalita Johnson
1863–1955
Marriage: 13 October 1886
Ruby Millman Ayres
1888–1947
William Harold Ayers
1889–

Spouse and Children

    William Nanskivil Ayres Jr

    Male1856–1933Male

    Female1863–1955Female

MARRIAGE
13 October 1886
Wallaceburg, Sombra, Kent, Ontario, Canada
children

(2)

    Female1888–1947Female

    William Harold Ayers

    Male1889–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Matthew Johnson

    Male1827–1914Male

    Sarah Anderson

    Female1831–1871Female

siblings

(6)

    Mary Elizabeth Johnson

    Female1849–1912Female

    William Lionel Johnson

    Male1851–1905Male

    Sarah Adeline Johnson

    Female1858–1928Female

    Clarence Vearl Johnson

    Male1859–1928Male

    Female1863–1955Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1874

Age 11

In January 1874, the village of Charleston officially became the village of Lorain.
1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 24

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."

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 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ella L Ayers in household of George M Anthony, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ella Ayres in household of William Ayres, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ella Ayers in household of William Ayers, "United States Census, 1930"

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