Phebe Ann Johnson

about 1813–
Bennington, Bennington, Vermont, United States

The Life of Phebe Ann

Phebe Ann Johnson was born about 1813, in Bennington, Bennington, Vermont, United States as the daughter of John Johnson and Betsey. She married John Billings Dewey on 21 January 1836. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States in 1860 and Gates, Monroe, New York, United States for about 5 years.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Billings Dewey
1809–
Phebe Ann Johnson
1813–
Marriage: 21 January 1836
Ann Elizabeth Dewey
1836–1898
Charles Plina Dewey
1837–1902
Frances Julia Dewey
1841–1844
Edward Johnson Dewey
1847–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 January 1836
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    John Johnson

    MaleMale

    Betsey

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1821

Age 8

Monroe County was formed from parts of Genesee and Ontario counties in 1821.
1846

Age 33

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 .)

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Phebe A Deney in household of John B Deney, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Phebe Dewey in household of John Dewey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Phoeba A Dewey in household of Louis Kitzel, "New York, State Census, 1875"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.