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Mary Barnett Hester Johnson
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1851
DeWitt County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1931
Caldwell County
Texas, USA

TX Death Certificate #45869 ---
1. PERSONAL INFO: Mary Barnett Johnson, white female widow of T. B. Johnson, Sr., dec'd.; born March 23, 1851 in DeWitt Co., the d/o R.H.H. Hester & Abbigail Barnett; died October 14, 1931 in Caldwell Co., TX at the age of 80y-6m-21d.
2. INFORMANT: Thomas Wilson, Sr. of Luling, TX.
3. BURIAL: McNeal Cemetery on October 15, 1931.
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FAMILY/RESEARCH NOTES:
1. CENSUS: 1860-1870 DeWitt Co., TX; 1880-1930 Caldwell Co., TX.
2. FAMILY: Mary was the daughter and oldest child of Robert H.H. Hester & Abigail Barnett; 2 siblings - Matilda Lucy & George Washington.
3. MARRIAGE: On the 6 August 1871 in Clinton, DeWitt County, Texas, Thomas F. Rainey, ordained minister, married Miss Mary B. Hester and Mr. T. B. Johnson in the presence of Mr. Hiram Brown and Miss Lizzie Potts.
4. CHILDREN: Thomas B., Mary Abigail, Elizabeth (found on the 1880 census only), Albert Lee, Stella Blanche, William Walter ,Robert E., & Katie Temple (my grandmother). 1 baby unknown. (In the 1900 & 1910 Caldwell census, Mary B. Johnson states she is the mother of 9 children-7 living.)
5. FAMILY STORY: According to grandson, Morris Neil Dye --- One summer day, Thomas B. Johnson was riding across the pasture & spotted a beautiful young lady. In no time at all, this young lady became his wife.
6. WILL: Caldwell Co., TX Probate Records Vol.S-Executor, R. E. Johnsno; Children listed-T. B. Johnson, Mary A. Lowther, A. L. Johnson, Stella Johnson, W. W. Johnson, R. E. Johnson, & Katie Dye.
SIGNED: Mary B. Johnson, 16 NOV 1929.
Filed 19 OCT 1931; Recorded 2 NOV 1931.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert H. H. Hester
  Abigail Barnett Hester (1827 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Bernard Johnson (1838 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  Thomas B. Johnson (1872 - 1947)*
  Mary Abigail Johnson Lowther (1873 - 1933)*
  Elizabeth Johnson (1876 - ____)*
  Albert Lee Johnson (1879 - 1947)*
  Stella Blanche Johnson Lawler (1882 - 1939)*
  William W Johnson (1885 - 1964)*
  Robert Emmett Johnson (1887 - 1950)*
  Katie Temple Johnson Dye (1891 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Franklin Hester (1840 - 1912)**
  Mary Barnett Hester Johnson (1851 - 1931)
  George Washington Hester (1856 - 1937)*
  Catherine Temple Hester Neuszer (1870 - 1952)**
  Nettie B. Hester (1872 - 1893)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
McNeil Cemetery
McNeil (Caldwell County)
Caldwell County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: KaysRoots
Record added: Sep 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21391625
Mary Barnett <i>Hester</i> Johnson
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Mary Barnett <i>Hester</i> Johnson
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Mary Barnett <i>Hester</i> Johnson
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- DSmith
 Added: Jun. 4, 2014
This lady is my great-grandmother. This is the first photo I have seen of her.
- Teresa Ingram
 Added: Feb. 9, 2012
 
 
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