Person:Thomas Johnston (52)

m. 7 Nov 1771
  1. Thomas Wyatt Johnston1776 - 1814
  2. Elizabeth Johnston1777 -
  3. Catherine JohnstonAbt 1778 -
  4. Frances Johnston1779 -
  5. Philip JohnstonAbt 1783 - 1852
m. Bef 1797
  1. Elizabeth Ann Taylor JohnstonAbt 1797 -
  2. George Washington Johnston1802 - 1877
Facts and Events
Name Thomas Wyatt Johnston
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1776 Caroline County, Virginia
Marriage Bef 1797 to Sarah Smith
Death[1] 1814 Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky


An Indenture in Shelby County Deed Book X-1, pages 243, 244, lists
Thomas Wyatt Johnston's children as follows:
Elizabeth T, wife of Benjamin R. Pollard
Mary S., wife of Edmund P. Thomas
Lucinda, wife of Lewis F. Owen
Albert G., Joseph S., Thomas W., and Margaret.
George Washington (Smith) Johnston is his son by Polly Smith. This is admitted by Thomas Wyatt Johnston in his Will on file at the Shelby County Court House, Shelbyville, Kentucky.
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    Philip Johnston married Elizabeth Taylor in Goochland County, Virginia, November 7, 1771. With their children they moved from Caroline County, Virginia to Lexington,
    Kentucky. Their children were:
    1. Thomas Wyatt Johnston, who married Sarah Smith and had Thos. W.; Philip; Geo. W.; Albert G.; Joseph Smith; Elizabeth Ann, who married Benj. R. Pollard, of Louisville; Mary, who married her cousin, Edmund Pendleton Thomas; and Lucinda, who married Dr. L. D. Owens;
    2. Philip Johnston;
    3. Catherine, who married first, Richard Payne of Goochland County, Virginia, married second her cousin, Rowland Thomas (father of Edmund P. Thomas, above), by her second marriage she had 11 children, but I only have the names of six: Rowland, born 1798, married February 19, 1819, Mary Smith Johnston, daughter of Thomas Wyatt
    Johnston (above), and had eight children: James; Lucy Ann, who married a Mr. Dupuy; Harriett, who married a Mr. Long; Betsy, who married Herndon Allen; and Catherine
    Thomas, who married Warner Brashear;
    4. Elizabeth Johnston, who married Joseph Morton Payne;
    5. Frances Johnston, who married Jesse Payne.