Cassander Johnson

1830–1858 (Age 28)
Bath, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Cassander

When Cassander Johnson was born in 1830, in Bath, Kentucky, United States, her father, Isaac Johnson, was 47 and her mother, Lucinda Loueda Edy Taylor, was 41. She married Edmund R Lawson on 20 November 1849, in Bath, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Morgan, Kentucky, United States in 1850. She died on 2 October 1858, at the age of 28.

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Family Time Line

Cassander Johnson
Edmund R Lawson
Marriage: 20 November 1849
George W Lawson
Mary J Lawson
Preston :Lawson

Spouse & Children

  • Female1830–1858Female

  • Edmund R Lawson


20 November 1849
Bath, Kentucky, United States


  • George W Lawson


  • Mary J Lawson


  • Preston :Lawson


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1783–1851Male

  • Lucinda Loueda Edy Taylor




  • Lucinda Johnson


  • James Johnson


  • Male1809–1870Male

  • Anderson Johnson


  • Female1810–Female

+11 More Children

World Events (4)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 0

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

Age 16

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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 .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Casanna Lawson in household of Edmund R Lawson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • <Unknown>, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Cassie Johnson in entry for George W Lawson, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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