|Birth: ||Jul. 21, 1852|
|Death: ||Jul. 25, 1898|
Mary Lee (Molly) Johnson was the first daughter of Captain Francis (Frank)Johnson, and his second wife, Anne Elizabeth (Nancy) Sutton Johnson. She was born in Mississippi, and lived most of her life on the Johnson Plantation in Sunflower County.
She was educated at the Ursline Convent, New Orleans, La., having traveled there by riverboat.
Molly married John Sebry Burch of Chesterfield County, South Carolina, in December of 1869. The couple continued to live on her father's plantation in a seperate dwelling, north of what is now Boyer Cemetery, then known as the "Old Johnson Cemetery". The house was torn down around 1952, the Johnson home met the same fate later between 1980-90.
Molly fell dead while in her garden on July 25, 1898.
John, Molly's husband, sold their portion of the Johnson Plantation, and with their children moved to Webster County, Ms. There he married Dora Starnes of Webster County.
Buried near Molly are:
Capt. Francis (Frank) Johnson
Anne Elizabeth (Nancy) Sutton Johnson
Benjamin B. (Bennie Boy) Johnson,
Louis Nicholas Johnson
Samuel W. Johnson
Patty Lee Johnson Shaw,
Anne Ola Johnson Tanner
Ellen Johnson Sutton
Jesse L. Sutton
Ella Burch Morgan
an unnamed daughter.
Francis Johnson (1815 - 1886)
Anne Elizabeth Sutton Johnson (1828 - 1883)
John Seabry Burch (1849 - 1930)
William Burch (1871 - 1873)*
Infant Daughter Burch (1873 - 1873)*
Ella Burch Morgan (1874 - 1918)*
Frank Burch (1875 - 1960)*
Bessie Burch Starnes (1879 - 1933)*
Clarence Benton Burch (1882 - 1954)*
Pearle Burch Maxwell (1889 - 1957)*
Myrtle Burch Childs (1891 - 1929)*
Samuel William Johnson (1842 - 1932)*
Ellen Johnson Sutton (1842 - 1911)**
Mary Lee Johnson Burch (1852 - 1898)
L Nickolas Johnson (1855 - 1872)*
Benjamin B Johnson (1863 - 1885)**
Annie Ola Johnson Tanner (1868 - 1955)*
"Beloved One Farwell"
Maintained by: MNeil
Originally Created by: The Angel Hunter
Record added: Mar 05, 2009
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