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George Washington Johnson
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1845
Carroll County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1921
Carroll County
Tennessee, USA

GEORGE was the youngest child of John Johnson, Sr. and Margaret (Tosh) Johnson. He married Mary Ann Chambers on November 30, 1870, in Carroll County, Tennessee. George and Mary Ann were the parents of eight children--Robert, Wm. Jobe, Rosie, Ada, Jim, Ellen, Telitha, and Mary Ann Johnson.

George Washington Johnson, a private of Company M, 6th Regiment Tennessee Cavalry Volunteers, was enrolled on the 31st day of July, 1862, at the age of 17, in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee, in the Union Army. He was mustered in October 3, 1862. His Company had a "skirmish with the enemy" near Humboldt on December 20, 1862, and he was captured at Trenton, Tennessee, that day by Forrest. He was sent to Camp Chase, Ohio, on February 1, 1863, and held there for a prisoner exchange until April 3, 1864. He was mustered out June 30, 1865, at Pulaski, Tennessee. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Johnson (1809 - 1846)
  Margaret Tosh Johnson (1810 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ann Chambers Johnson (1854 - 1889)
 
 Children:
  Robert E. Johnson (1871 - 1875)*
  William Jobe Johnson (1873 - 1943)*
  Rosa Lee Johnson Wilson (1875 - 1965)*
  Ada Johnson Roark (1878 - 1927)*
  James Crawford Johnson (1880 - 1953)*
  Ellen Johnson (1884 - 1904)*
  Telitha Johnson Brandon (1887 - 1926)*
  Mary Ann Johnson Collins (1889 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Francis M. Johnson (1837 - 1856)*
  Cangada Johnson (1838 - 1852)*
  Nancy Johnson (1840 - 1915)*
  Margaret Ann Johnson Belew (1842 - 1918)*
  John Wesley Johnson (1843 - 1862)*
  George Washington Johnson (1845 - 1921)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: His epitaph: "He was a kind and affectionate husband, a fond father, and a friend to all."
 
Burial:
Sellers Hill Cemetery
Clarksburg
Carroll County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Ties That Bind
Originally Created by: DMLeForce
Record added: May 03, 2011
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George Washington Johnson
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George Washington Johnson
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George Washington Johnson
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