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Benjamin C "Ben" Johnson
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Birth: Dec. 18, 1791
Augusta County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1861
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

Son of Benjamin and Lydia Ford Johnson, of Virginia. He moved to Montgomery Co., KY in the early 1800's farming on Slate Creek. That part of the county became Bath co. in 1823. Benjamin was a Baptist preacher his entire life. In 1830, the family traveled in a large covered wagon to Morgan Co., IL, near what is Woodson. He & Mary had 7 sons, all becoming Baptist ministers. 
Family links: 
  Mary Boyd Johnson (1799 - 1872)*
  Commodore Perry Johnson (1820 - 1884)*
  Henry Leander Johnson (1820 - 1894)*
  Andrew Jackson Johnson (1828 - 1893)*
  Jonas Milton Johnson (1839 - 1916)*
  John David Johnson (1843 - 1888)*
  Benjamin Franklin Johnson (1849 - 1854)*
*Calculated relationship
Buckhorn Prairie Cemetery
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
Created by: C. Reece
Record added: Feb 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65085588
Benjamin C Ben Johnson
Added by: C. Reece
Benjamin C Ben Johnson
Added by: C. Reece
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3rd great grandfather.
- Carolyn Bethel Smith
 Added: Jul. 29, 2015

- Judy Grubb
 Added: Mar. 13, 2015

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