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Joseph Johnston
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1853
Wernersville
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1927
Wernersville
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of James Johnston and Jenet Smith

Husband of Mary Schlegel

Obituary (Source: Reading Eagle, October 3, 1927)

Sinking Spring, Oct. 3 (Special) - Joseph Johnson [Johnston], aged 74 years, 7 months and 8 days, died yesterday at the home of his son-in-law, Adam Sweimler, 847 Columbia Avenue, this borough. He was a member of the Sawmp Reformed Church. These children survive: Mes. Adam Sweimler, this borough; George, Fritztown; William J., this place; Joseph, Shillington; John, Mohnton R.D.; Mrs. David Heddle, Paterson, N.J.; Howard, Harrisburg; Mrs. George Bickel, Robesonia; Bertha, of town; also 34 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two brothers and a sister, Mrs. Jeanette Moyer, Wernersville; George, Fritztown, and William, of Portland, Ore.

Funeral Thursday, Oct. 6 at 9:30 a.m. Services in Swamp Reformed Church, Rev. Dr. M.W. Schweitzer, Ephrata, will officiate. Interment adjoining cemetery. Funeral Director C. Norman Lamm, Wernersville, has charge. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Johnston (1813 - 1871)
  Jenet Smith Johnston (1816 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Schlegel Johnston (1855 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Agnes J. Johnston Sweimler (1874 - 1937)*
  Lillie Johnston Beard (1875 - 1921)*
  George J. Johnston (1878 - 1951)*
  William J. Johnston (1879 - 1932)*
  Joseph Johnston (1884 - 1964)*
  Eddie Johnston (1887 - 1887)*
  John S. Johnston (1888 - 1959)*
  Laura Schlegel Johnston Bickel (1894 - 1977)*
  Bertha M. Johnston (1895 - 1942)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Johnston (1836 - 1913)*
  James Johnston (1844 - 1926)*
  Janet A. Johnston Moyer (1850 - 1935)*
  Joseph Johnston (1853 - 1927)
  William S. Johnston (1856 - 1937)*
  George W Johnston (1860 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Swamp Church Cemetery
Reinholds
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Brian Johnston
Record added: Sep 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59164414
Joseph Johnston
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Joseph Johnston
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Joseph Johnston
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