Samuel Camp Johnson, Jr

Samuel Camp Johnson, Jr

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Death 6 Oct 1885 (aged 65)
Burial Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section 7 lot 107
Memorial ID 111492790 · View Source
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Ironton Resister 15 Oct 1885

JOHNSON, SAMUEL C. COLONEL I.R. OCT. 15, 1885
Col. Samuel C. Johnson died at the house of a farmer, 18 miles from Columbia, Tenn., where he happened to be while engaged in looking up ore lands for a Birmingham furnace company. . . . His son Fred, who had seen him 10 days before . . . Col. Johnson was born in Durham, Conn., Feb'y 2, 1820; moved to Western Reserve when a mere child, and came to this county when a young man; living in this region - - at the Rock, at Burlington, at Ironton, on Symmes Creek, in Huntington. He at times held the position of County Commissioner, Representative in the Legislature, and Member of the State Board of Equalization. He had ten brothers and sisters, nine of whom are living; one brother (Sherman) is dead. Eight were at the funeral: T. N. and F. L. Johnson of Portsmouth; Orin Johnson, of Ashland; Seliman Johnson, of St. Louis; Mrs. G. A. Knight, of Cincinnati; Mrs. Amelia Johnson, of South Point; Mrs. Turner Kemp, of Whitwell; Mrs. Eba, of Catlettsburg. But one living, Mrs. Wright, of Kingville, O., was absent from the funeral. The deceased leaves a wife and six children to suffer the grief.


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  • Created by: C Bruce
  • Added: 30 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111492790
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Camp Johnson, Jr (2 Feb 1820–6 Oct 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111492790, citing Woodland Cemetery, Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by C Bruce (contributor 47051579) .