Person:William Johnson (368)

Watchers
William Jerome Johnson, Sr.
m. 5 FEB 1843
  1. Recelus W. Johnson1844 -
  2. Philena M. Johnson1845 - 1859
  3. Lester A. Johnson1850 -
  4. William Jerome Johnson, Sr.1853 - Abt 1942
  5. Charles E. Johnson1862 - 1863
  • HWilliam Jerome Johnson, Sr.1853 - Abt 1942
  • WSarah Jane Smith1864 - Abt 1964
m. 3 JUL 1878
  1. Charles Arthur Johnson1880 - 1967
  2. Albert Lou Johnson1882 - 1951
  3. Elizabeth Bocher Johnson1885 - 1967
  4. George Swan Johnson1887 - Abt 1888
  5. Warren Recelus Johnson1889 - 1968
  6. Jr. William Jerome Johnson, Jr.1891 - 1965
  7. Mildred Beatrice Johnson1893 - 1959
  8. Ella Mae Johnson1904 - 2004
Facts and Events
Name William Jerome Johnson, Sr.
Alt Name Johnston
Gender Male
Birth[1] 25 JUN 1853 Depauville, Jefferson, NY
Marriage 3 JUL 1878 Cheboygan, Cheboygan, MIto Sarah Jane Smith
Death[2] ABT 1942 Grand Rapids, Kent, MI
Burial? Grand Rapids, Kent, MI

1895 State of Iowa census, Monmouth, Jackson Co.; William J. Johnson, 41, NY; Sarah Jane, 30, Canada; Charles A., 14, WI; Albert L., 12, MI; Elizabeth B., 10, MI; Wonen J. (sic-Warren), 11, MI; William L. (sic-J.), 4, MI; Mildred, 1, WI

1900 census Manton, Wexford, MI, shown with family of Wm. Johnson, #272/277: Wm, 46, b. NY, NY, NY; b. Jun 1853: married 20y, Engineer (Mill), rents house: Sarah, wife, Dec 1854, 35y, 7 children, 6 living, Can (Eng), Eng, NY: Charles, son, Sep 1880, 19y, WI,. NY, Can, soldier: Albert, son, Sep 1882, 17y, MI, NY, Can, day laborer: Lizzie, dau, Feb ?, 15yr, MI, NY, Can, at school 9 mo: Warren, son, Jan 1889, 11 yr, MI, NY, Can, at school 9 mo: Willie, Jr, son, Jul 1890, 9 yrs, MI, NY, Can, at school 9 mo; Mildred, dau, b. Sep 1893, 6 yrs, WI, NY, Can, at school 6 mo: Ira Asnby?, boarder, Dec 1878, 24 yrs, b. MI, mill hand

1910 census Lost Nation, Sharon Twp, Clinton Co IA ED #31, Sheet 4A, 19 Apr, line 90, #61/35; parents born NY also; Wm. 56y, mar 30y, laborer, cement work, employee, now working, out of work 12 weeks in 1909

1920 census Lost Nation, Sharon Twp, Lost Nation, Clinton Co., IA, E. D. #35, sheet 4A, 8 Jan, line #50,

  1. 108/110, renter, 66y, mar, reads/writes, b. NY, NY, NY, speaks English, general laborer, wage worker; sheet 4B,

Sarah J., wife, 54, mar, emigrated 1873??, naturalized, reads/writes, b. Can, Eng, NY; Warren R., son, 30y, m, Wh, Sg, b. MI, NY, Can, speaks English, farm laborer, wage worker; Ella M., dau, F, Wh, 15, Sg, attended school, reads/write, b. IA, NY, Can, speaks English

golden aniv. photo dated July 3, 1929 He & wife living with dtr. Ella at time of his death The above censuses are from the records of Robert E. Johnson, 901 Cottonwood Rd., Kettering, OH 45419-1218; phone 937 299 4364; email: abjon901@ameritech.net


THE following is research done by Howard Johnston, 545 Jefferson St, Kimberly, ID 83341; 208 423 4293; how1john@aim.com


1855 New York State Census Town of Clayton, Jefferson County

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I. population. CENSUS of the Inhabitants in the First Election District of the Town of Clayton in the County of Jefferson taken by me on the day of June 1855. Marshal.

4 33 54 Frame 200 53 Gurden Johnson 41 M Montgomery Co NY x 8 carpenter 4 34 54 Frame 200 53 Jane N Johnson 31 F wife Lewis Co NY x 8 4 35 54 Frame 200 53 Recelus Johnson 10 M child Jefferson Co NY 6 4 36 54 Frame 200 53 Philena Johnson 9 F child Jefferson Co NY 5 4 37 54 Frame 200 53 Lester Johnson 4 M child Jefferson Co NY 4 4 38 54 Frame 200 53 William Johnson 2 M child Jefferson Co NY 2 4 39 55 Frame 1000 54 Stephen Johnson 70 M Columbia Co NY x 34 merchant 4 40 55 Frame 1000 54 Mercy Johnson 62 F wife Columbia Co NY x 34 4 41 55 Frame 1000 54 Frances Johnson 20 F child Jefferson Co NY 20 4 42 55 Frame 1000 54 Charles M Johnson 16 M child Jefferson Co NY 16 student 4 43 55 Frame 1000 54 Stephen Johnson 70 M R.I. 30


This is all of Clayton that has been transcribed to date.


Iowa State Census, 1895 about William J. Johnson http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?rank=1&=%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c&gsfn=William+Jerome+&gsln=JOHNSON&gsby=1853&gsb2co=2%2cUSA&gsb2pl=35%2cNew+York&gsdy=1942&gsd2co=2%2cUSA&gsd2pl=25%2cMichigan&sbo=0&sbor=&ufr=0&wp=4%3b_80000002%3b_80000003&srchb=r&prox=1&ti=0&ti.si=0&gss=angs-b&pcat=ROOT_CATEGORY&h=799287&recoff=1+2+3&db=IAStateCen1895&indiv=1 Name: William J. Johnson Age: 41 Race: White Birthplace: NY Residence: Monmouth, Jackson Source Information: Ancestry.com. Iowa State Census, 1895 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003. Original data: Iowa. 1895 Iowa State Census. Des Moines, Iowa: State Historical Society of Iowa.


References
  1. Family records.

    Debbie Clare, 3 Sep 2006

  2. Family records.