Person:Anna Johnson (84)

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Anna Elizabeth Johnson
d.25 AUG 1944 Moscow, Latah, Idaho
  1. Willie H. JohnsonAbt 1861 - 1862
  2. Anna Elizabeth Johnson1865 - 1944
  3. George JohnsonAbt 1867 - 1868
  4. Mary Emma Johnson1870 -
  5. Roscoe Conklin Johnson1872 - 1943
  6. Isabell Frances Johnson1875 - 1958
  7. Verna Johnson1877 -
  8. Bessie Johnson1879 -
  9. Milo Edger Johnson1883 - 1950
Facts and Events
Name Anna Elizabeth Johnson
Gender Female
Birth? 19 OCT 1865 Forrest, Genesee, Michigan
Death? 25 AUG 1944 Moscow, Latah, Idaho
Burial? 28 AUG 1944 Moscow, Latah, Idaho

OBITUARY:

                        FORMER NURSE DIES TODAY: 

Anna Colby, 78, for 12 years a nurse at the University of Idaho infirmary and resident of Moscow for more than 30 years, died this morning at the Geitman Hospital. She had been a member of the Methodist Church here since 1913. Mrs. Colby, who was born Oct 19, 1865 at Forest, MI was a nurse in the Spanish-American War, spent 15 years as a deaconess for the Methodist Church and had been a widow for 38 years. She leaves a sister, Mrs. Isabel Davis at Alpena, MI and a brother, Milo Johnston at Los Angeles, CA. Short's Chapel has charge of arrangements which are pending. from the Moscow IDAHONIAN, Friday, Aug 25 1944. Funeral services for Anna E. Colby, with the Rev. Raymond E. Kratzer officiating, were held at 2 pm Monday at Short's Chapel. Rebekah Lodge members assisted. Robert Walls sang "An Evening Prayer" and "Now the Laborer's Task is Done". Pallbearers were O. K. Olson, Joe Collins, W. A. Sheets, and George Knowles. Burial was in Moscow Cemetery..from the Moscow IDAHONIAN, Tuesday, Aug 29, 1944.

DEATH: DEATH CERT # 140256. Copy in possession of Howard Johnston, 545 Jeferson St., Kimberly, ID 83341.

CENSUS: 1870 Federal Census, Genesee Co., MI; Post Office = Otisville; 16 June 1870. Anna, age 4, b. MI., foreign birth, b. Canada. Below is ancestry.com 1870 Federal Census: Name: Anna Johnson Estimated Birth Year: abt 1866 Age in 1870: 4 Birthplace: Michigan Home in 1870: Forest, Genesee, Michigan Race: White Gender: Female Post Office: Otisville Both parents of foreign birth. Household Members: Name Age William H Johnson 32 Matilda Johnson 23 Anna Johnson 4 Mary Johnson 1/12 The father's name is clearly spelled "William A." on the original census record.




1880 Michigan Soundex: J525 vol. 14, enumeration dist. 175, sheet 37, line 25. Lapeer Co., MI, Otter Lake, Marathon twp. William Johnson, white male, age 46, b. New Brunswick. Matilda Johnson, wife, age 35, b. Canada. Anne, 14, b. MI. Roscoe, 7, b. MI. Isabell, 5, b. MI. Verna, 3, b. MI.


1880 CENSUS: Michigan, Lapeer Co., village of Otter Lake, p 3, supv dist 3, enum dist 175, 5 June 1880:

Anne, white, female, age 14, born MI, at school.

Below from ancestry.com 1880 census data. Name: Anne Johnson Home in 1880: Otter Lake, Lapeer, Michigan Age: 14 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1866 Birthplace: Michigan Relation to Head of Household: Daughter Father's Name: William Father's birthplace: New Brunswick Mother's Name: Matilda Mother's birthplace: Canada Occupation: At School Marital Status: Single Race: White Gender: Female Household Members: Name Age William Johnson 46 Matilda Johnson 35 Anne Johnson 14 Roscoe Johnson 7 Isbell Johnson 5 Verna Johnson 3 Bessie Johnson 11M


COLBY, ANNA (1920 U.S. Census) WASHINGTON , WHITMAN, TURNBOWAge: 54, Female, Race: WHITE, Born: MISeries: T625 Roll: 1944 Page: 40

72 73 Daily, Lester, head, O, M, m, w, 48, m, -, -, -, -, yes, yes, he & m b IA, f b PA, yes, farmer, Genl farming, Em. Gertrude, wife, -, -, f, w, 34, m, -, -, -, -, yes, yes, b SD, f b NY, m b Canada, English, yes, none. Elinor, dau, -, -, f, w, 12, s, -, -, -, yes, yes, yes, b WA, f b IA, m b SD, yes, none. Meredith, dau, -, -, f, w, 7, s, -, -, -, yes, -, -, b WA, f b IA, m b SD, yes, none. Robert, son, -, -, m, w, 2 10/12, s, -, -, -, -, -, -, b WA, f b IA, m b SD, yes, none. John, son, -, -, m, w, ?, s, -, -, -, -, -, -, b WA, f b IA, m b SD, yes, none. Colby, Anna, employee, -, -, f, w, 54, Wd, -, -, -, -, yes, yes, b MI, f b ME, m b Canada, English, yes, servant, private family, W. Walmsley, Mae, lodger, -, -, f, w, 25, s, -, -, -, -, yes, yes, b SD, f b IL, m, b IA, yes, teacher, ..... school, W. Reside Colfax Road.


MARRIAGE: Anna-21711 married Charles L. Colby-21708. http://www.rootsweb.com/~orbaker/database/marriages/c-groom.htm Grooms "C" List Groom: Bride: Date: Colby, Charles L. Johnson, Anna E. .. ... 1903 http://www.rootsweb.com/~idgenweb/deaths/45.TXT


DEATH: I D A H O D E P T O F H E A L T H A N D W E L F A R E PAGE 1 COOPERATIVE CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS RUN DATE: 11/29/2001 DEATH INDEX FOR YEARS 1941 THRU 1945 NAME OF DECEASED YEAR NUMBER DEATH CITY OF DEATH OF BIRTH 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 COLBY, ANNA ELIZABETH 1944 140256 29 MOSCOW 08/25/1944 10/19/1865

DEATH: Idaho Death Index, 1911-51 <http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6856&enc=1> about COLBY, ANNA ELIZABETH Name: COLBY, ANNA ELIZABETH Year: 1944 Certificate Number: 140256 County of Death: Latah City: MOSCOW Date of Death: 08/25/1944 Date of Birth: 10/19/1865