Abner Johnson

  • Birth 12 Feb 1814
  • Death 2 Dec 1885
  • Burial Stockwell, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 6291154

d. Dec. 2, 1885, age 71y 9m 20d

NOTE: When about 16 years of age, Abner, moved with his parents to Tippecanoe County, Indiana, where he died. He is buried in the Johnson Grave Yard on the family farm. He was a man of great strength and was a hard worker all his life. He stood six feet one inch high and his weight was over 200 pounds. He could make 300 rails in a day, and in one day he cut seven acres of oats. He left at his death an estate valued at $60,000, which he had accumulated by his own industry and good management, with the exception of 147 acres which he had inherited from his father.

THE DEATH OF ABNER JOHNSON
The funeral of Abner Johnson, one of the oldest settlers of the county, took place from his late residence near Stockwell, yesterday morning, and was largely attended.


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  • Created by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
  • Added: 26 Mar 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6291154
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Abner Johnson (12 Feb 1814–2 Dec 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6291154, citing Johnson Cemetery, Stockwell, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Thelma Brooks Morgan (contributor 46519845) .