Elsie Minerva Johnson

31 May 1920–5 January 1985 (Age 64)
Paris, Bourbon, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elsie Minerva

When Elsie Minerva Johnson was born on 31 May 1920, in Paris, Bourbon, Kentucky, United States, her father, Frank Johnson, was 29 and her mother, Julia Page Crump, was 24. She lived in Flat Rock, Simpson, Kentucky, United States in 1920. She died on 5 January 1985, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Frank Johnson
Julia Page Crump
Harold Smith Johnson
Elsie Minerva Johnson
Paul Emerson JOHNSON

Parents and Siblings



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.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 6

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Age 21

Japanese attack 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)

  • Elsie M Johnson in household of Frank Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elsie M Waugh in entry for Paul Emerson Johnson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Elsie W Johnson, "Kentucky, Vital Record Indexes, 1911-1999"

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