Jan. 3, 1898 Norwood Young America Carver County Minnesota, USA
Jan. 20, 1982 Detroit Lakes Becker County Minnesota, USA
Esther was the 3rd child of 8. She lived in Minnesota all her life. She was born in Norwood Young America and grew up in Little Falls. She went to St. Cloud Normal (St. Cloud State now) to be a teacher. She taught primary grades.
Esther married Alfred Johnson in Little Falls, MN on September 5, 1921. They moved to Braham, then to Mahnomen before settling in Detroit Lakes. Esther and Al had 7 children.