Johanna Tillison

26 May 1765–6 February 1836 (Age 70)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Johanna

Johanna Tillison was born on 26 May 1765, in Virginia, United States. She married William Critchfield about 1782, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 6 February 1836, in New Centerville, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Cramer-King Cemetery, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Critchfield
Johanna Tillison
Marriage: about 1782
Susannah Critchfield
Joseph C Critchfield
James Critchfield
John Critchfield
Martha Critchfield
Mary Critchfield
Sarah Critchfield
William Critchfield
Jacob Critchfield
Phoebe Critchfield

Spouse and Children

about 1782
Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 11

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 15

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 21

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Tilson .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994;

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