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Ellen Grey Johnson Weir
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1858
Greene County
Alabama, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1952
Lovington
Lea County
New Mexico, USA

Ellen Grey Johnson was a daughter of David J Johnson and Mary Ann Macon. She was a grand-daughter of Pleasant Macon (1798-1862) and Nancy Grey Stephens ( 1798-1851) In 1860 Ellen was a tiny girl, living with her family in Tallapoosa County Alabama. When Ellen was a young girl her parents came to Texas. Her father David J Johnson supposedly became a very successful rancher. His place or date of death was never known. Her mother Mary Ann Macon Johnson , was last found in 1880 in Brady, McCulloch County Texas. After that she is no longer found, although it is known that she lived much longer with some of her children. When or where she died, seems to be lost to history In December 16,1881 Ellen married her true love, William Fletcher Weir in Brady, McCulloch County Texas. In 1900 she and her young family were living in Glasscock County Texas. Ellen and her husband raised eight children, all born in Texas. In early 1906 the family moved to New Mexico. They are found in the 1910 Lea County , N.M Census.The family purchased the historical Hat Ranch and made their home there and ranched all their lives. Their children were as follows; James Elbert Weir 1883-1960
Annie Laura Weir Christmas 1885-1963
Willie Almna Weir 1886-1937
George Wesley Weir 1888-1978
Effie Helen Weir Bolding 1891-1969
Charles Henry Weir 1893-1966
Thomas Gaines Weir 1896-1918
Janie Lee Weir Andrus 1896-1987- Thomas and Jane were twins.
Note; Effie Helen Weir Bolding, finda grave#16597421 
 
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 Parents:
  David J Johnson (1814 - 1876)
  Mary Ann Macon Johnson (1826 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  William Fletcher Weir (1854 - 1937)
 
 Children:
  James Elbert Weir (1883 - 1960)*
  Annie Laura Weir Christmas (1884 - 1963)*
  Willie Almna Weir (1886 - 1934)*
  George Wesley Weir (1888 - 1978)*
  Effie Helen Weir Phillips (1891 - 1968)*
  Charles Henry Weir (1893 - 1966)*
  Jane Lee Weir Andrus (1896 - 1987)*
  Thomas Gaines Weir (1896 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  David J Johnson (1842 - 1912)*
  Nathaniel Barney Johnson (1845 - 1926)*
  George Calvin Johnson (1847 - 1927)*
  Nancy A. Johnson Wilson (1848 - 1931)*
  William Thomas Johnson (1854 - 1925)*
  Anderson Stephens Johnson (1856 - 1888)*
  Ellen Grey Johnson Weir (1858 - 1952)
  James Wesley Johnson (1862 - 1934)*
  Charles A. Johnson (1874 - 1887)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lovington Cemetery
Lovington
Lea County
New Mexico, USA
 
Created by: Karen Ayers Weir
Record added: Aug 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15154604
Ellen Grey <i>Johnson</i> Weir
Added by: Karen Ayers Weir
 
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Ellen Grey <i>Johnson</i> Weir
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Remembering your name today-God Bless
- Karen Ayers Weir
 Added: Oct. 28, 2010
something pretty for you today as we are remembering you and all that we have learned about you and your family and how you are connected to us.
- Larry & Karen Weir
 Added: Aug. 13, 2009

-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 9, 2007
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