Paul James Johnson

19 January 1920–22 January 1977 (Age 57)
Stillwell, Pleasant Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States

The Life of Paul James

When Paul James Johnson was born on 19 January 1920, in Stillwell, Pleasant Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, his father, Emil Edwin Johnson, was 35 and his mother, Martha Elizabeth Mitchell, was 30. He married Alice Luella Brokaw on 26 July 1943, in Colona, Henry, Illinois, United States. He lived in LaPorte, Indiana, United States in 1935 and Colona, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 22 January 1977, in Winkelman, Gila, Arizona, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States.

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Paul James Johnson
Alice Luella Brokaw
Marriage: 26 July 1943

Spouse and Children

26 July 1943
Colona, Henry, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Emil Edwin Johnson


    Martha Elizabeth Mitchell




    Charles M Johnson


    Howard Wayne Johnson


    Gerald Edwin Johnson


    Mona Johnson


    Emil Glen Johnson


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 5

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 17

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Paul Johnson in household of Furmon Bennitt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Paul Johnson in household of Emil E Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Paul in entry for Mr Frederick Or Fred Johnson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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