Thursday, August 19, 2010

Brick Wall - George Johns(t)on Decendants

Trying to locate decendants of this particular Johns(t)on line.

..... 1 George Johnston b: 26 Mar 1824 in Edinburgh, SCOTLAND, d: 21 Aug 1902 in Wisconsin
..... + Catherine Thompson b: Mar 1834 in Scotland, d: Wisconsin
........... 2 William Johnston b: Feb 1862, d: 10 Mar 1951
........... + Lola Slagle b: 08 Feb 1868, d: 03 Apr 1913
................. 3 Lewis Marion Johnston b: 31 Aug 1897 in Westfield Twp., Marquette Co., WI, d: 22 Dec
1987 in Wautoma, Wisconsin
................. + Edith Dorthea Ingraham b: 22 Sep 1905 in Westfield Twp., Marquette Co., WI, m: 30 Jun
1922 in Westfield Twp., Marquette Co., WI, d: 01 Dec 1989 in Wautoma, Wisconsin
....................... 4 Mertice Johnston
....................... + Howard Foster
............................. 5 Constance Foster
............................. + Michael Magnuson
................................... 6 Karen Magnuson
................................... 6 Anne Magnuson
................. 3 Merton William Johnston b: 15 Jun 1900 in Wisconsin, d: May 1967
................. + Carol Smith
................. 3 Arno G. Johnston b: 23 Aug 1903 in Harris Twp., Wisconsin, d: 18 Mar 1985
................. 3 Hollis Dale Johnston b: 31 Jul 1905, d: 23 Oct 1989 in Montello, WI
................. + Vera LaVerne Haskey m: 07 May 1931 in Endeavor, WI, d: 11 Oct 1988 in Wisconsin
....................... 4 Jack Johnston
....................... 4 Van Johnston
....................... 4 Dale Johnston
........... 2 Jennie (Jane) Johnston b: Abt. 1864
...............+ Charles Whitney
................ 3 Walter Whitney
........... 2 Annie Johnston b: Abt. 1867 in Wisconsin
...............+Earl Cooper

1 comment:

tiestretcher said...

my mother and father was hollis and vera johnston,grandfather and grandmother william andrew johnston and lola slagel,uncles arno lewis merton johnston, brothers, john w johnston, dale johnston. my children holly, james w., brian w.,van h.jr. heather,kim,stacy,and michele van.my grand parents came here from johnston castle in socttland and settled in the town of harris just out side of weltfield wis.lola passed away in 1912 and left grandpa and four boys lewis arno merton and hollis my dad. the grand mother burned to death shortly after lola passed away while living in the original log cabin which was also on the farm at that time. the four boys and grandpa went on alone the boys all went to the sheldon school across the fields till 8th grade.about a year after the boys mother lola passed away from tb. the boys come home across the fields from to school looking to stop at grandmothers cabin found she had caught her apron io fire stoking the wood cook stove and burned to death on the path between the cabin and the farm house trying to reach the pond that was between the house and the cabin. the boys and grandpa farmed until grandpa was to old arno stayed on the farm until he passed away,merton married carol smith and moved to california where he worked for the u.p.railroad running trolly cars in sanfrancisco. when he retired he came back to wisconsin bought a farm,and a home in westfield wi.where he passed away.lewis worked for the county of marquette until he and his wife ethel ingram passed away.hollis and vera johnston lived in endeavor where grand father william andrew passed away at there home.Hollis also worked for marquette county till he retired.vera passed away in 1988 hollis in 1989.my brother john/jack married roberta gay and farmed till he retired he is now 82 years old they had 3 children william/bill johnston sally johnston and nancy johnston all living.I worked railroad until i retired.