|6199 Rip Rap Road|
Postal Code: 45242
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
The Johnson Family Cemetery is located on land that was originally owned by John Stoker. The land was deeded to Joseph House Johnson and the cemetery was established in the 1820's. The first known burial was Joseph H. Johnson, the three-year old son of Joseph House Johnson, in 1823. The land lies on the east bank of the Great Miami River. Many headstones have been washed away or destroyed in the Great Flood of 1913. The land closest to the road and farthest from the river is used as a paupers cemetery.
The cemetery is located in the city of Huber Heights in Wayne Township, Montgomery County, Ohio and is #8427 in “Ohio Cemeteries 1803-2003”, compiled by the Ohio Genealogical Society. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 1960376 (Johnson Cemetery).
L. A. McGriff
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