|Jerry Johnson (#48151321)|
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Native of Sutton, Nebraska now living back in that town after an Air Force career and over 20 years in Northern California. Active working with genealogy since about 1975.|
My father's families, Johannesson (Johnson), Israelson, Aspegren and Klintberg were Swedish immigrants of the 1870's through Illinois to Saronville, Nebraska. My maternal grandfather's Cassell/Cassels/Kennedy, Maxwell, Laing and Inglis families came from Fife County, Scotland in the 1850's to Illinois, later to Edgar, Nebraska. My maternal grandmother's families were all colonials immigrating before 1785, most in the 1630's and '40's, many to Essex Co. Massachusetts. These names included Rowlison, Walton, Kinnear, Hall, Littlehale, Hutchinson, Putnam, Leach, Conant, Littlefield and more. Migrations from Maine, Massachusetts and Virginia went through southern Indiana before heading west.
My wife Rita's closest family names are Hutsell, Pavey, Hockenbary, Erickson, Miller, Willis, Thomas and Mattson.
I am active (co-founder and current President) in the Sutton Historical Society and have morphed into the local historian writing a weekly retrospective column for the county paper and a monthly article about local history for Sutton Life Magazine.
Please contact me with corrections or other comments on anything I've posted - let's make things right. And please feel free to use any photos of mine as you see fit. It has been my pleasure to provide them.
|Messages left for Jerry Johnson (81)||[Leave Message]|
|Colleen Sanders Broyles||RE: Adalia Rowlison|
you are very welcome!
|Harvey H.||Sterkle vs. Sterkel|
Thank you for pointing out my duplicate Elizabeth Sterkle memorial. I have deleted it.
|Marilyn Sanner Keim||Charles Aaron Rowlison|
Thank you for the cemetery info. I have added it.
|Peggy Bargen Duey||Plettner requests|
Thanks for fulfilling these requests.
|Peggy Bargen Duey||Margaret Bates|
Thanks Jerry for the updated picture of the stone for Margaret; greatly appreciate it. Would you please add it on her husband's memorial? I will email Vandy and ask her to delete hers.
|Bernard Johnson||Home of Eternity/Mountain View|
All graves listed in Mountain View that are really in Home of Eternity are in the process of being transferred over. If you have any more photos please put them to Home of Eternity. They are separately owned. Thank you
|Diana Davis-Marshall||E. Kinnear|
I transferred this memorial to you. You are his family. You need to have the care of his memorial. :)
|Galeen Irvin Chain||Rod Pope|
Jerry...Thanks so much for taking Rod's gravestone photo! I appreciate all the time and effort you put in to help others!
|Barbara HARMS Craig||Myrtl Am Rowlison Long|
Are you related to Myrtle Long? My connection is through the Long family. If you have more information on her I can transfer the memorial to you. I have made your updates.
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