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Benjamin C "Ben" Johnson
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Birth: Dec. 18, 1791
Staunton
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. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Boyd Johnson (1799 - 1873)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Leander Johnson (1820 - 1894)*
  Commodore Perry Johnson (1820 - 1884)*
  John David Johnson (1843 - 1888)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Buckhorn Prairie Cemetery
Woodson
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
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