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George Richard Johnson (abt. 1830 - 1918)

George Richard (Richard) Johnson
Born about in England, United Kingdommap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
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Died at about age 87 in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified | Created 26 Sep 2009
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Biography

George Richard Johnson was born in England, reportedly on Dec 4, 1930.[1]

George came to Michigan, United States about 1840 or 1850, married Johanna or Joan or Jane Lane of Ireland about 1856, and raised a family with six children in York Township, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States.[2] His known children were:

  • Ellen "Ella" (Johnson) Kress (1857 - 1933)
  • George W Johnson (1859 - 1923)
  • Richard Johnson (~1861 - 1922)
  • Mary C Johnson (~1862 - )
  • Francis "Frank" August Johnson (1874 - 1918)

Geo R Johnson (age 71), son of Wm. & Ellen Coy, married Emily Stevens (age 55) on 27 August 1902 in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States.[3]

George Richard Johnson died (age 87) on 8 September 1918 in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States.[1] George Richard Johnson was mentioned on a memorial in Saint John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery, Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States with a death date of 8 September 1918.[4]

Research Notes

  • Obituary: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102415797; Image number: 944
    FamilySearch Record: Q59W-2Q39 (accessed 24 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSCL-C94K-G
    Name: George R Johnson; Birth Date: about 1830; Death Date: 08 Sep 1918; Obituary Date: 09 Sep 1918; Obituary Place: Ann Arbor, Michigan; Residence Date: 08 Sep 1918; Residence Place: Ypsilanti; Age: 88; Source Newspaper: Ann Arbor News. -- Image has not been examined, so this was not used for proof of dates, places, or relationships.

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 Death: "Michigan, U.S., Death Records, 1867-1952"
    Michigan Department of Community Health, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, Michigan; Death Records
    Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry Record 60872 #2822665 (accessed 24 February 2024)
    George Bichard Johnson death 8 Sep 1918 (born 4 Dec 1830) in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, USA.
  2. Inferred from US Censuses for 1860, 1870, 1880, and 1900.
  3. Marriage: "Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 004255398; FHL microfilm: 1019067; Record number: 74; Packet letter: E
    FamilySearch Record: FCHP-48X (accessed 24 February 2024)
    Geo R Johnson (71) marriage to Emily Stevens (55) on 27 Aug 1902 in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States.
  4. Memorial: Find a Grave (has image)
    Find A Grave: Memorial #66819539 (accessed 24 February 2024)
    Memorial page for George Richard Johnson (4 Dec 1830-8 Sep 1918), citing Saint John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery, Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Michigan, USA; Maintained by Old Bones (contributor 47251769).
  • 1860 Census: "United States Census, 1860"
    citing Page: 117; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: M653; Digital film/folder number: 005170143; FHL microfilm: 803563; Image number: 185; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N01741-4
    FamilySearch Record: MWDZ-NR1 (accessed 24 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33SQ-GBS3-9MPQ
    Richard Johnson (29) in Saline, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States. Born in England.
  • 1870 Census: "United States Census, 1870"
    citing Page: 37; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: M593; Line: 24; Digital film/folder number: 004273765; FHL microfilm: 000552207; Image number: 366; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N01538-0
    FamilySearch Record: MHCL-DQX (accessed 24 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: S3HT-D5P9-K9J
    George R Johnson (40) head of household in York Township, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States. Born in England.
  • 1880 Census: "United States Census, 1880"
    citing Volume: 1; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T9; Affiliate Line Number: 00092; Digital film/folder number: 005161040; FHL microfilm: 1254609; Image number: 210; Sheet number: 373; Sheet letter: D
    FamilySearch Record: MW3K-GBY (accessed 24 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33S7-9YB2-8CX
    Richard Johnson (48), married, Farmer, head of household in York Township, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States. Born in England.
  • 1894 Census: "Michigan State Census, 1894"
    citing Page: 646; Line: 8; Digital film/folder number: 004705880; FHL microfilm: 955812; Image number: 8; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N04013-5
    FamilySearch Record: XHKD-B84 (accessed 24 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 939K-YF9C-1H
    George R Johnson (63) husband in household of George R Johnson (63) in Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States.
  • 1900 Census: "United States Census, 1900"
    citing Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T623; Line: 2; Digital film/folder number: 004119801; FHL microfilm: 1240747; Image number: 189; Sheet number: 3; Sheet letter: A; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N00872-6
    FamilySearch Record: M9BR-YZK (accessed 24 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: S3HT-DC63-B71
    George Johnson (70), married head of household in Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States. Born in England.
  • 1910 Census: "United States Census, 1910"
    citing Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T624; Digital film/folder number: 004972512; FHL microfilm: 1374691; Image number: 206; Sheet number: 3; Sheet letter: A; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N03437-6
    FamilySearch Record: MLTC-5XY (accessed 24 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33SQ-GRJ7-S4J
    George R Johnson (79), married head of household in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States. Born in England.
  • Marriage of son Richard Johnson: "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N362-2MB : 15 January 2019), Lambert Peters in entry for Richard Johnson and Geneva Peters, 1890.

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