Arthur L “Art” Johnson

Arthur L “Art” Johnson

Porter, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Death 6 Aug 1966 (aged 77)
Tomah, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 67998910 · View Source
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Son of Nels A and Eva (Anderson) Johnson.

Husband of Vera Bradley Johnson. When she died, he married Hilda M Isaacson Johnson.

Father of Howard Johnson by his first wife and Dorothy Higgins by his second wife.

Arthur was in the 1909 Baillytown South Shore train wreck. He had a skull fracture and had a silver plate in his head for the rest of his life.

In 1920/21 he had the Tremont Inn built and sold it in 1924/25.

He was an early state park guard.

Arthur was Dune Acres Town Marshal for more than 22 years.

Arthur L Johnson of Porter had a picture of Alice Gray - "Diana of the Dunes." Gary Post-Tribune - 12/29/1963

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  • Created by: Eva Hopkins
  • Added: 6 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67998910
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur L “Art” Johnson (4 Aug 1889–6 Aug 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67998910, citing Chesterton Cemetery, Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Eva Hopkins (contributor 47159848) .