Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson


Samuel Johnson was born on 18 Feb 1761 in Cedar Creek, Hanover, Virginia, British America.
He was the son of
John Johnson & Lydia Watkins.


He was cet to Center MM, Ohio on 8 Sep 1810 in Bedford, Virginia, United States. The last 4 children’s names taken from the cert for, this fam to Center MM, O., dated 1810,9,8 & rec by Center MM, O. 1811,6,1. (Note by W.W.H.) He was received Center MM on 1 Jun 1811 in Ohio, United States.


Samuel Johnson, of the County of Campbell, and Susanna Moorman of said County, were married at South River Meeting-house January 20 1788. The following witnesses signed the marriage certificate :

Rachel Ballard, Judith Ballard,

Rhoda Moorman, Dosha Moorman, Micajah Moorman,

John Johnson, David Terrell, Eleanor Ballard, Elizabeth Douglas,

Mary Johnson, Ruth Johnson, Sarah Johnson, Susanna Miller, Betsy Johnson, Charles Moorman, James Johnson, William Johnson, Christopher Anthony, Samuel Davis, Micajah Davis, Mary Anthony, William Ballard, Christopher Johnson, William Davis, Charles Brooke, Achillis Douglas, Barclay Ballard, Ashley Johnson.

Susannah Moorman, daughter of Micajah C. Moorman and Susanna Chiles, was born on 15 May 1771 in Campbell, Virginia, United States. She was listed in her father's estate probated on 25 Nov 1806. Item. I give unto four of my daughters to wit, Mildred Johnson, Rhoda Johnson, Susanna Johnson and Doshea Stratton fifty acres of land each out of the remainder of the tract of three hundred acres I have purchased in the State of Ohio, to be divided between them as convenient and as equal in quality as it well can, with other things furniture &c which they have already received, to them and their heirs forever.

Samuel Johnson and Susannah Moorman had the following children:

2 i. Thomas Johnson was born on 21 Mar 1790 in Hanover, Virginia, United States.

3 ii. Samuel Johnson was born on 28 Dec 1791 in Hanover, Virginia, United States.

+4 iii. Moorman Johnson, born 27 Jan 1794, Hanover, Virginia, United States; married Mary Johnson; died 1866.

+5 iv. James C. Johnson, born 23 Jan 1796, Hanover, Virginia, United States; married Jane Greenwood, 16 Sep 1829, Greene, Ohio, United States; died 24 Jun 1875, Silver Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States.

6 v. Sarah Johnson was born on 28 Mar 1798 in Hanover, Virginia, United States.

+7 vi. John D. Johnson, born 19 Apr 1800, Hanover, Virginia, United States; married Martha Blain, 24 Oct 1822, Xenia, Greene, Ohio, United States; married Martha Johnson, 25 Mar 1831, Greene, Ohio, United States; died 14 Aug 1862, Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States.

8 vii. George Johnson was born between 1800 and 1806 in Campbell, Virginia, United States. married Aphracia Moorman

9 viii. Susanna "chart 98" Johnson was born (date unknown). married Thomas M. Johnson

10 ix. Lydia Johnson was born in 1806 in Campbell, Virginia, United States. = Christopher Garland Johnson

11 x. Joseph Johnson was born before 1810 in Campbell, Virginia, United States.

Samuel died on 29 Oct 1852 at the age of 91 in Greene, Ohio, United States.

Samuel was buried after 29 Oct 1852 at Seneca Graveyard in Greene, Ohio. Find A Grave Memorial# 41601580

Second Generation


7. John D. Johnson was born on 19 Apr 1800 in Hanover, Virginia, United States.


John D. Johnson and Martha Blain were married on 24 Oct 1822 in Xenia, Greene, Ohio, United States. Martha Blain was born on 12 Sep 1803. She died on 24 Oct 1830 at the age of 27 in Greene, Ohio, United States. She was buried after 24 Oct 1830 at Seneca Graveyard in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States. Find A Grave Memorial# 41587270 From a Johnson Family History contributed by Mr. R. Hope. Submitted Oct. 20, 2011

John D. Johnson and Martha Johnson were married on 25 Mar 1831 in Greene, Ohio, United States. Martha Johnson, daughter of James L. Johnson and Susannah Moorman, was born on 22 Dec 1808.

She appeared in the household of John D. Johnson in the census on 9 Sep 1850 in Silver Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States. She died on 19 Jul 1895 at the age of 86 in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States. Martha was buried after 19 Jul 1895 at Old Silvercreek Cemetery in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States.


He appeared in the census on 9 Sep 1850 in Silver Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States. 655-635

John D Johnson 50 VA farmer

Martha 41 Ohio

Joel B. 19 Ohio plasterer

Eliza J. 18 Ohio

James C 16 Ohio carpenter

Salertheal 9 Ohio

Samuel 6 Ohio

He appeared in the census in 1860 in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States.

John D Johnson 60 VA

Martha 44 OH

Selatheal 19 OH

Samuel 17 OH

Nancy A OH

John D. Johnson and Martha Johnson had the following children:

21 i. Joel B Johnson was born in 1830 in Ohio, United States. He appeared in the household of John D. Johnson in the census on 9 Sep 1850 in Silver Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States. He died in 1871 at the age of 41 in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States. Joel was buried in 1871 at Old Silvercreek Cemetery in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States. = Sarah D 1831-1911

22 ii. Eliza J Johnson was born on 21 Dec 1831 in Ohio, United States. She appeared in the household of John D. Johnson in the census on 9 Sep 1850 in Silver Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States. She died on 13 Oct 1919 at the age of 87 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States. Eliza was buried on 15 Oct 1919 in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States. = A.J. Christopher

+23 iii. James Cloyce Johnson, born 1833, Ohio, United States; married Sarah Ann Swangel, 1854, Iowa, United States; died 1875, Mound City, Linn, Kansas, United States.

24 iv. Salertheal Johnson was born in 1841 in Ohio, United States. He appeared in the household of John D. Johnson in the census on 9 Sep 1850 in Silver Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States.

25 v. Samuel T Johnson was born on 8 Dec 1843 in Ohio, United States. = Nancy He appeared in the household of John D. Johnson in the census on 9 Sep 1850 in Silver Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States. He died on 26 Oct 1923 at the age of 79 in Antwerp, Paulding, Ohio, United States. Samuel was buried on 29 Oct 1923 at Maumee Cemetery in Antwerp, Paulding, Ohio, United States.

John died on 14 Aug 1862 at the age of 62 in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States. He was buried after 14 Aug 1862 at Old Silvercreek Cemetery in Jamestown, Greene, Ohio, United States.

Third Generation

23. James Cloyce Johnson was born in 1833 in Ohio, United States.

He appeared in the household of John D. Johnson in the census on 9 Sep 1850 in Silver Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States.

He appeared in the census on 12 Jun 1860 at Union in Poweshiek, Iowa, United States. 203-197

James C Johnson 26 OH

Sarah 26 OH

John 5 IA

Charlie 4 IA

James 3 IA

????? 3/12 IA


James appeared in the census on 9 Aug 1870 at Union in Mahaska, Iowa, United States. 179-180

Johnson JC 36 OH Farmer

Sarah A 35 OH

William 16 IA

Charles 14 IA

James 11 IA

Thomas 10 IA

Fremont 8 IA

Milton 6 IA

Mary 3 IA

Viola 1 IA


James died in 1875 at the age of 42 in Mound City, Linn, Kansas, United States. He was buried in 1875 at Curry Cemetery in Mound City, Linn, Kansas, United States.

James Cloyce Johnson and Sarah Ann Swangel were married in 1854 in Iowa, United States. Sarah Ann Swangel was born in 1833 in Illinois, United States.


She appeared in the census on 9 Jun 1880 at Stauton in Linn, Kansas, United States. 100-100

Johnson, Sarah 47 OH PA PA farmer widow

James C 22 IA OH OH farmer

Thomas 20 IA OH OH works on farm

Milton 15 IA OH OH works on farm

Mary J 13 IA OH OH at school

Viola 11 IA OH OH at school

Edward 9 IA OH OH at school

Elizabeth 7 IA OH OH at school

Irvin 4 KS OH OH


Sarah died in 1901 at the age of 68.

James Cloyce Johnson and Sarah Ann Swangel had the following children:

33 i. John William Johnson was born in 1854 in Iowa, United States.

34 ii. Charles Henry Johnson was born on 2 Jul 1856 in Forest Home, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States. He died on 12 Jan 1931 at the age of 74 in Colony, Anderson, Kansas, United States. He was buried after 12 Jan 1931 at Colony Cemetery in Colony, Anderson, Kansas, United States. = in 1876 Sarah C 1863-1933

35 iii. James Johnson was born in 1857 in Iowa, United States.

36 iv. Thomas Johnson was born in 1858 in Iowa, United States. He died in 1948 at the age of 90 in Bourbon, Kansas, United States. He was buried at Mapleton Cemetery in Bourbon, Kansas, United States. = Demkis Martha Wilson 1868=1955

37 v. Joel Freemont Johnson was born on 8 Oct 1862 in Iowa, United States. He died on 8 Nov 1931 at the age of 69 in Portla, Multnomah, Oregon, United States. He was buried at Cleveland Cemetery in Cleveland, Klickitat, Washington, United States.

38 vi. Milton "Salathiel Franklin" Johnson was born on 29 Sep 1863 in Forest Home, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States. He died on 15 Nov 1864 at the age of 1 in Forest Home, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States. He was buried at Forest Home Cemetery in Forest Home, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States.

39 vii. Mary Jane Johnson was born in 1866 in Iowa, United States. She died in 1954 at the age of 88. = Buzzell

40 viii. Martha Viola Johnson was born in 1868 in Iowa, United States. She died in 1902 at the age of 34. = Hansbrough

+41 ix. Cyrus Edward Johnson, born 11 Jan 1871, Iowa, United States; married Eva Highfill, 1893; died 30 Mar 1953, Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

42 x. Luella Elizabeth Johnson was born in 1872 in Iowa, United States. She died in 1943 at the age of 71. = Super

43 xi. Irvin Farmer Johnson was born on 29 Jul 1875 in Mapleton, Kansas, United States. He died on 3 Apr 1953 at the age of 77 in Dayton, Columbia, Washington, United States. Washington Death Certificates

Name Irvin Farmer Johnson

Event Date 03 Apr 1953

Event Place Dayton, Columbia, Washington

Gender Male

Age (Formatted) 77 years

Birth Year (Estimated) 1876

Father's Name Cloyce Johnson

Mother's Name Unk.


Fourth Generation

41. Cyrus Edward Johnson was born on 11 Jan 1871 in Iowa, United States.

He appeared in the census on 6 Jul 1900 at Dixie in Walla Walla, Washington, United States. 314-319

Johnson Cyrus Feb 1871 married 6 years IA IA IA Stock raiser

Eva Jan 1877 MO MO MO 2-2 children living

George L Mar 1895 WA IA MO

Ethel D Aug 1897 WA


He appeared in the census on 29 Apr 1910 at Dixie in Walla Walla, Washington, United States. 81-85

C.E. Johnson 39 Kansas ? ? m 16 farmer

Eva 33 MO MO MO kids 5-5

Lee 15 WA KS MO

Ethel 13 WA KS MO

Cecil 9 WA KS MO

Harry 7 WA KS MO

Velma 4 WA KS MO

Cyrus appeared in the census on 9 Apr 1930 at Lower Dry Creek in Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

10-10

Johnson Cyrus E. 59 IA IA IA first married 23 Wheat Farmer

Ethel wife 49 IA NY OH first married 24

Lewis C. adopted son 11 WA WA WA

He appeared in the census on 22 Apr 1940 at Dixie in Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

# 127

Johnson, C. E. 69 Head Wd IA 1935 same house farmer

Louis 22 WA son (adopted son per 1930) labor

#128

Cecil 39 head WA 1935 Umatilla Oregon farmer

Helen 33 wife


Cyrus Edward Johnson and Eva Highfill were married in 1893. Eva Highfill was born in Jan 1877 in Missouri, United States.

She remarried and appeared in the census in 1920 at Dixie in Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

A C Meyer 27 CA Head

Eva Meyer 42 wife MO

Eva Meyer 1 daughter WA

Harry Johnson 17 stepson WA

Velma Johnson 13 stepdaughter WA

Anna Johnson 8 stepdaughter WA

She died in 1965 at the age of 88.

Cyrus Edward Johnson and Eva Highfill had the following children:

45 i. George Lee Johnson was born in Mar 1895 in Washington, United States.

46 ii. Ethel D Johnson was born in Aug 1897 in Washington, United States.

+47 iii. Cecil Olive Johnson, born 8 Dec 1900, Washington, United States; married Sylvia Grace Scott; died 19 Jan 1990.

+48 iv. Harry Milton Johnson, born 5 Sep 1902, Washington, United States; married Ella Richardson, 3 Jul 1923; married Rena June Hansen, aft 1950; died 15 May 1976, Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

49 v. Velma Johnson was born in 1906 in Washington, United States.

50 vi. Anna Mabel Johnson was born in 1911 in Washington, United States. She died in 1988 at the age of 77. = Roff

Cyrus died on 30 Mar 1953 at the age of 82 in Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

Name Cyrus E. Johnson

Event Date 30 Mar 1953


Event Place Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington

Gender Male

Age (Formatted) 81 years

Birth Year (Estimated) 1872

Father's Name Cloyce Johnson

Mother's Name Sarah Swangle

Fifth Generation

48. Harry Milton Johnson was born on 5 Sep 1902 in Washington, United States.

He appeared in the census on 20 Apr 1940 at Dixie in Walla Walla, Washington, United States. 120

Johnson, Harry 37 WA Trucker

Ella 35 ID

Harritt 15WA

Donald O 13 WA

Walter 10 WA


Harry Milton Johnson and Ella Richardson were married on 3 Jul 1923. Ella Richardson was born (date unknown).

Harry Milton Johnson and Ella Richardson had the following children:

53 i. Harritt Johnson was born in 1925 in Idaho, United States.

54 ii. Donald O Johnson was born in 1927 in Washington, United States.

55 iii. Walter Johnson was born in 1930 in Washington, United States.

Harry Milton Johnson and Rena June Hansen were married after 1950. Rena June Hansen was born in 1927 at Waitsburg in Walla Walla, Washington, United States. She died in 2017 at the age of 90 in Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

Harry Milton Johnson and Rena June Hansen had the following child:

56 I. "Kit# 583699"

Harry died on 15 May 1976 at the age of 73 in Walla Walla, Washington, United States. Harry was buried after 15 May 1976 at Mountain View Cemetery in Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

Sixth Generation

Kit# 583699 - 67 & FF

One mutation from the group. DYS464d: 18 vs group's 17

This is a fairly quick changing marker.