Carl Markus Johnson

6 July 1889–13 November 1964 (Age 75)
Gray, Audubon, Iowa, United States

The Life of Carl Markus

When Carl Markus Johnson was born on 6 July 1889, in Gray, Audubon, Iowa, United States, his father, Claus August Johansson, was 25 and his mother, Christina Charlotta Carlsdotter, was 23. He married Hannah Amelia Jones on 8 July 1914, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Thurston, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Platte Election Precinct, Polk, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 13 November 1964, in Pender, Thurston, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Stromsburg Cemetery, Stromsburg, Polk, Nebraska, United States.

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Carl Markus Johnson
Hannah Amelia Jones
Marriage: 8 July 1914
Vivian Pauline Johnson
Verlin Kenneth Johnson
Carol Delores Johnson
Forest Harry Johnson
Mark Wilbur Johnson

Spouse and Children

8 July 1914
Iowa, United States


Parents and Siblings




    Nannie Linnea Elizabeth. Johnson


    Hilma Catherine Johnson


    Lillian Christine Johnson


    John Leonard Johnson


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 20

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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 (3)

  • C M Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carl Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • C Marcus Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"

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