On this JOHNSON-BARRETT gravestone are only the last names on either side of the large stone.
Then there are 8 flat markers:
Arthur S. Johnson 1842-1917
Mary T.[Taft] Johnson 1842-1921
Edith T. [Johnson] Barrett 1875-1925
Harris N. Barrett 1871-1959
Stuart J. Barrett 1903-1954
Roger N. Barrett 1900-1944
John H.[Hoitt] Barrett [Sr.] 1904-1977
Mary H. Barrett 1904-2005
1842 Sept. 19 Birth of ARTHUR STUART JOHNSON in Upton, MA. Resided in 1895 in Marlborough, MA. Occupation: Foreman. Died January 7, 1917. [Source: Masonic Membership Card]
1842 October Birth of MARY F. TAFT born to parents: ALBERT ERASTUS TAFT (1810-1898) & DEBORAH WALKER (1812-1843). [Source: ancestry.com, Murdock Family.]
1850 U.S. Census, Upton, MA. ARTHUR S. JOHNSON age 8. His parents: HENRY D. JOHNSON 33, estate $1,200; & RACHAEL [RUGGLES] JOHNSON age 33. Siblings: CHARLES H. JOHNSON 10; HARRIET E. JOHNSON 3; & EDWIN P. JOHNSON age 1 year old.
1863 Civil War Draft Info. ARTHUR S. JOHNSON age 20, bootmaker, single.
Name: Arthur S Johnson
Age at Enlistment: 21
Enlistment Date: 21 Jul 1863
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Massachusetts
Survived the War?: Yes
Enlisted in Company D, Massachusetts 3rd Heavy Artillery Regiment on 14 Aug 1863.
Promoted to Full Sergeant.Mustered out on 18 Sep 1865 at Washington, DC.
Birth Date: abt 1842
Death Date: 7 Jan 1917
Sources: Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors and Marines in the Civil War GAR Dept of Massachusetts 1866-1947 (Sargent).
1865 State Census Upton, MA. ARTHUR S. JOHNSON age 22, soldier. His parents: HENRY C. JOHNSON 48; & RACHEL R. [RUGGLES] JOHNSON 48. Siblings: CHARLES H. JOHNSON 24, soldier; HATTIE E. JOHNSON 17; WILLIE P. JOHNSON 16, bootmaker; & PERCIE H. JOHNSON age 14.
1866 January 13 Marriage Record, Upton, MA. ARTHUR S. JOHNSON age 23, bootmaker, born in Upton, parents: Henry D. & Rachel J.[Ruggles] Johnson. Bride is MARY F. TAFT, age 23 born in Grafton, parents: Albert & Deborah Taft.
1870 U.S. Census, Upton, Mass. ARTHUR S. JOHNSON age 27, works in shoe factory. Wife MARY T. JOHNSON age 27. Son Frederick A. Johnson age 2.
1880 U.S. Census, Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts. ARTHUR S. JOHNSON age 37, works in "st shop". Wife MARY T. [TAFT] JOHNSON, 37. Children: Frederick A. 12, Henry C. 7, and EDITH T. JOHNSON [married Barrett] age 4 years. All born in Massachusetts.
1900 U.S. Census, Bangor, Maine. There is an ARTHUR S. JOHNSON age 57, born September 1842 in Massachusetts, married 33 years. He is a boarder at a large hotel with 21 servants and 10 male boarders. He is working as a foreman in a shoe factory.
1900 U.S. Census, Marlborough, MA, 15 Chestnut Street. There is MARY T. JOHNSON, 47 year old mother-in-law, born October 1842, married 34 years, had 3 children. She is living with her newly married daughter EDITH T. BARRETT age 24 born July 1875, and Edith's husband 28 year old HARRIS N. BARRETT born October 1871, working as a foreman in a shoe shop.
1903 June 10 Birth Record Marlborough, MA. STUART J. BARRETT born to parents: HARRIS M. BARRETT & EDITH T. JOHNSON.
1904 August 20 Birth Record Marlborough, MA. JOHN HOITT BARRETT born to parents: shoemaker HARRIS M. BARRETT (born in Port Jervais, NY) & EDITH T. JOHNSON (born in Upton, MA).
1910 U.S. Census, Webster, Mass. ARTHUR JOHNSON age 66, works as a foreman in a shoe shop, his parents were born in Maine. Wife MARY JOHNSON age 66, married 48 years, had 3 children all living. Also they have a 23 year old Swedish maid.
1910 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA, 66 Cutting Avenue. HARRIS N. BARRETT age 38, born in New York, worked as a general clerk in a shoe factory. Wife EDITH T. [JOHNSON] BARRETT 38, married 10 years. Kids: ROGER BARRETT 9, STUART J. BARRETT 6, and JOHN H. BARRETT [Sr.] 5.
1917 Civil War Pension Index. ARTHUR S. JOHNSON served in D 3 Mass. H.A. Widow is MARY T. [TAFT] JOHNSON. Invalid on November 10, 1892. Wife filed for Pension 20 days after his death January 27, 1917.
1920 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA, 6 Elm Place. HARRIS N. BARRETT age 48, owns his house, works as a foreman in a shoe factory. Wife EDITH T. [JOHNSON] BARRETT age 44. Sons: ROGER BARRETT 19 works as a stitcher in a shoe factory, STUART J. BARRETT 16, JOHN H.BARRETT 15. Also with them is 77 year old widow mother-in-law MARY T. JOHNSON.
1930 U.S. Census Hudson, MA, 46 High Street. JOHN H. BARRETT Sr. age 25, married at age 19, works in a machine-tool shop, own his house worth $3500. Wife MARY H. BARRETT age 26. Sons: John H. Barrett Jr. age 4, and Robert E. Barrett age 3.
1940 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA, 7 Elm Place. "STEWART" BARRETT age 36, "head" of house, single, tool maker in machine factory, finished 2 years of high school, income $1,000, owns home valued at $2,500. His brother ROGER BARRETT age 39, finished 2 years of college, is a tool maker income $1,000. Their father HARRIS BARRETT age 67, born in NY, widowed, finished grade 8,is a shipper in a shoe factory, income $760.
1940 U.S. Census Hudson, MA, 46 High Street. JOHN H. BARRETT, age 35, machinist for boring machine company, owns house valued at $3,000, finished 8th grade. Wife MARY H. BARRETT age 35. Children: JOHN H. BARRETT Jr. age 14; ROBERT E. BARRETT age 13; CAROL A. BARRETT age 1.
Edith T. Johnson Barrett (1875 - 1925)*
Roger N. Barrett (1900 - 1944)*
Stuart J. Barrett (1903 - 1954)*
John H. Barrett (1904 - 1977)*
Created by: Chris Enright Snyder
Record added: Jan 09, 2012
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