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Etta Terry Duryea Johnson
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Birth: 1881
Death: Sep. 11, 1912
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Wife of heavyweight champion Jack Johnson. Johnson married Etta Terry Duryea in late 1910 or early 1911. A Brooklyn socialite and former wife of Clarence Duryea, she met Johnson at a car race in 1909, and their romantic involvement was turbulent. Beaten several times by Johnson and suffering from depression, she committed suicide in September 1912, shooting herself with a revolver. 
 
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 Parents:
  David Terry (1854 - 1912)
  Ann Elizabeth Whealey Terry (1861 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Jack Johnson (1878 - 1946)
 
 Siblings:
  Etta Terry Duryea Johnson (1881 - 1912)
  George Chester Terry (1883 - 1958)*
  Arline Terry Colcord (1888 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: HalfBloodPrincess
Record added: Feb 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33920361
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- K-Coe
 Added: Mar. 31, 2015
Rest in eternal peace, Etta.
- Patrick Flahive
 Added: Aug. 18, 2014

- Patrick Flahive
 Added: Aug. 18, 2014
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