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Anna Sample Johnson
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1857
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1914
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

After an illness of ten days duration with pneumonia Mrs Anna Sample Johnson, wife of Ashley C Johnson, the well-known hardware merchant, died at noon yesterday at the family residence, 316 South Ninth street. The announcement of her death was a great shock to her many friends. Mrs Johnson was born in Lafayette, March 12, 1858, and was a daughter of Robert W Sample. She was a graduate of Vassar College and was a refined and cultured woman. Her entire life was spent in Lafayette and she was noted for her personality and admired for her many graces of mind and person. She possessed a charming personality and took an active part in social affairs for a number of years. She was a member of one of the oldest and most prominent families in the city and was well known and had many friends. She was married to Mr Johnson, who survives, October 30, 1879. She also leaves one son, Dudley Johnson, her father and the following brothers and sisters: John G and Richard B Sample and Mrs Edgar V Burt. She also leaves a niece, Miss Elizabeth Ewry. The funeral will be held from the home of her father, Robert W Sample, 311 South Ninth street, Wednesday morning at 10 o’clock. Rev Edwin W Dunlavy will officiate and the services will be public. The burial will be in Springvale Cemetery. and will be private friends are requested to omit flowers. (Lafayette, Indiana Journal March 3, 1914) 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert William Sample (1833 - 1924)
  Elizabeth Anderson Sample (1834 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Ashley C. Johnson (____ - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  Candace W Sample Burt (1857 - 1931)*
  Anna Sample Johnson (1857 - 1914)
  Robert William Sample (1862 - 1863)**
  Mary Sample Ewry (1863 - 1901)*
  Richard Bendridge Sample (1868 - 1945)*
  John Sample (1868 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: age 56. Undertaker, C.H. Bradshaw, Lafayette, Indiana.
 
Burial:
Spring Vale Cemetery
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: sec 23 lot 132 page 28
 
Maintained by: L. A. (Terry)
Originally Created by: Ran
Record added: Aug 19, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11566960
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After an illness of ten days duration with pneumonia Mrs Anna Sample Johnson, wife of Ashley C Johnson, the well-known hardware merchant, died at noon yesterday at the family residence, 316 South Ninth street. The announcement of her death was a great sh...(Read more)
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 Added: Oct. 8, 2005
 
 
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