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Rachel Garner Johnson
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Birth: 1817
Death: 1856

Rachel Garner, born in or near Big Woods, St. Martin Parish, LA - Daughter of Bradley Garner Sr and Sarah Rachel Harmon.

Sister of Anna, Sarah, David Hess Sr, Isaac Garner Sr, Jacob Harmon and Bradley Garner Jr.

Rachel married in 1838, Benjamin Johnson.

Mother of Wesley, Bradley, John A, Uriah, Joseph, Benjamin, Jacob, Isaac, Elizabeth and Rachel Johnson.

Rachel died in Sabine Pass, Jefferson Co., TX. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Johnson (1815 - 1872)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Johnson Boales Forqueran (1853 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Historical Marker:
BENJAMIN JOHNSON
(1815-1872)
BORN IN LOUISIANA, SETTLE IN TEXAS IN 1832. FOUND IN VICTORIOUS TEXAS ARMY AT BEXAR, DEC. 1835, IN CAPT. JAMES GILLASPIE'S COMPANY, 2ND REGIMENT, BATTLE OF SAN JACINTO, APRIL 21, 1836.
MARRIED (1) 1838, RACHEL GARNER, WHO DIED IN 1856; (2) 1861, MATILDA MYERS. ESTEEMED AND RESPECTED. HE WAS A FARMER, STOCKMAN, PATRIARCH.
RECORDED ~ 1972.

Double Marker:
Benjamin on the left, Rachel on the right.
JOHNSON
BENJAMIN
1815 ~ 1872
RACHEL
1817 ~ 1856
VETERAN OF THE TEXAS WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE. FOUGHT IN THE
VICTORIOUS BATTLES OF BEXAR, 1835 AND SAN JACINTO 1836.
PARENTS OF WESLEY, BRADLEY, JOHN, URIAH, JOSEPH, BENJAMIN, JACOB, ISAAC, ELIZABETH AND RACHEL.
 
Burial:
Sabine Pass Cemetery
Sabine Pass
Jefferson County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Originally Created by: W & L
Record added: Aug 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29032026
Rachel <i>Garner</i> Johnson
Added by: W & L
 
Rachel <i>Garner</i> Johnson
Added by: W & L
 
 
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- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Sep. 27, 2008
~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~ Kayrinn and Colby's 5th Great Grand Aunt
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Sep. 15, 2008
~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~ Trent and Terry's 4th Great Grand Aunt
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Sep. 15, 2008
 
 
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