Alfred Leroy Johnson

19 October 1895–13 January 1964 (Age 68)
Lyndon, Whiteside, Illinois, United States

The Life of Alfred Leroy

When Alfred Leroy Johnson was born on 19 October 1895, in Lyndon, Whiteside, Illinois, United States, his father, Christian F Johnson, was 30 and his mother, Dora May Whitemore, was 18. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Fenton, Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Wakefield, Dixon, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 13 January 1964, at the age of 68, and was buried in Danville National Cemetery, Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States.

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Alfred Leroy Johnson
Roland L Johnson
Marjorie L Johnson
Lila L Johnson
Warren Johnson
Ida Mae Johnson

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    Roland L Johnson


    Marjorie L Johnson


    Lila L Johnson


    Warren Johnson


    Ida Mae Johnson


Parents and Siblings

    Christian F Johnson





World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 15

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Alfred L Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alfred L Johnson in household of Clyde E Ten Eyck, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alfred Johnson in household of Allen D Waite, "United States Census, 1910"

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