|Edexey L. Woolcott Johnson|
|Birth: ||Dec. 18, 1809|
New York, USA
|Death: ||May 28, 1901|
Edexey L. Woolcott was born in Cazenovia, Madison county, N. Y., Dec. 18, 1809, and was united in marriage with George W. Johnson, Feb. 6, 1829, and in the spring of 1838 they came to Steuben county, and settled on land that had been entered by her husband two years before, and where she died May 28, 1901, aged 91 years, 5 months and 10 days. She had resided 63 years on the farm.
Eight children were born to this union, three sons and five daughters, five of whom with the husband preceded the deceased to the great unknown. Two daughters, Mrs. Sophia Foster and Mrs. Harriet Burk, and one son, Riley Johnson, besides a number of grandchildren and numerous other friends are left to mourn the loss of a loving mother and friend. Aunt Dexy, as she was called, was the last of the old settlers of York township who were adults when they came to this county. The funeral was held at the Whaley church, May 29, Rev. G. L. Mount officiating, and the remains were laid to rest in the Billingstown cemetery.
Wednesday, June 12, 1901,
p. 4, col. 5.
Sophia R. Johnson Foster (1828 - ____)*
Jewanna M. Johnson (1833 - 1855)*
Harriet L Johnson Burk (1835 - 1929)*
Andrew T. Johnson (1837 - 1862)*
George W Johnson (1843 - 1881)*
Created by: Jennifer
Record added: Apr 13, 2011
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