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Minnie R. Johnson Althouse
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Birth: 1879, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1950
Livingston County
Illinois, USA

The daughter of James Spencer and Margaret Catherine Brandt Johnson, she married Charles E. Althouse on Jan. 19, 1898.

They farmed west of Sibley until retirement.


SIBLEY - Mrs. Minnie R. Althouse, 73, died in Fairbury Hospital at 10:40 p.m. Thursday. She had been a patient at the hospital for two days and had been in ill health for several years.

The body was taken to the Lamb Funeral Home, Gibson City, and will be returned to the family residence here at 1 p.m. Saturday. A short prayer service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the residence.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Methodist Church with the Rev. Leslie Stewart church pastor officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery here.

Mrs. Althouse was born May 22, 1877 in Avoca Township, Livingston county, daughter of James and Margaret Brandt Johnson. She was married Jan. 19 1897 to Charles Althouse. They lived in and near Sibley all their married life. Mr. Althouse died two years ago.

Surviving are one sister, Mrs. Ella Skinner of Sibley; Henry Witt who made his home with them since a young boy, and several nieces and nephews.

One sister and one brother preceded her in death. 
Family links: 
  James S Johnson (1836 - 1916)
  Margaret Brant Johnson (1842 - 1912)
  Charles E. Althouse (1874 - 1949)*
  Ella Johnson Skinner (1872 - 1954)*
  Orrin Johnson (1875 - 1944)**
  Minnie R. Johnson Althouse (1879 - 1950)
*Calculated relationship
Mount Hope Cemetery
Ford County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Nov 10, 2004
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Minnie R. <i>Johnson</i> Althouse
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Rest well.
- Amy Wolfe
 Added: Jul. 9, 2014

- Rosetta
 Added: Feb. 28, 2005

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