Stephen W. Johnson
1839-1902


Margaret R. Cope
1840-1902

Francis Clinton Johnson

Born:    9 June 1870   White County, Tennessee
Died:    29 July 1903   White County, Tennessee

Spouse: Mary Pearl Byers   b. 23 Mar 1879   d. 24 Oct 1964



Children:
Unknown whether Francis and Mary had any children together

A brief history of Francis C. Johnson

Francis C. Johnson was born June 9, 1870 in White County, Tennessee to Margaret R (Cope) and Stephen W. Johnson.
[Researcher Note: Oddly, Francis is not listed in the 1870 census that was taken in June of 1870.]

Stephen and Margaret's children included: Mary Agnes, Luticia S, Sidney L., Nettie Belle, Charles Edward, Francis C, Flora Eller, James Wallace, William F, and Ollie Etta.

Francis was living in White County, Tennessee with his parents in the 1880 census.

On April 13, 1898, Francis married Mary Pearl Byars in Warren County, Tennessee. Francis and Mary made their home in White County, Tennessee and were so listed in the 1900 census.

On July 29, 1903, Francis died. He is buried in the Peeled Chestnut Cemetery in White County, Tennessee.



Research References:

1- [Oddly, Francis is NOT listed in this census]: 1870 U.S. Federal Census -- District 6, White, Tennessee. Listed (Page 10 of 26) Stephen Johnson 31, Margaret Johnson 30, Mary A Johnson 10, Luticia J Johnson 8, Sidney L Johnson 60, Fornetta B Johnson 4, Charles E Johnson 2.
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: District 6, White, Tennessee; Roll: M593_1570; Page: 351; Image: 706.
Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003. Original data: 1870.

2- 1880 U.S. Federal Census -- District 6, White, Tennessee. Listed (Page 15 of 27)Stephen W. Johnson 41, Margaret Johnson 39, Mary A. Johnson 19, Lutitia S. Johnson 17, Sidney L. Johnson 16, Phernetta B. Johnson 14, Charles E. Johnson 12, Francis C. Johnson 9, Flera E. Johnson 4
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: District 6, White, Tennessee; Roll: T9_1285; Family History Film: 1255285; Page: 456.3000; Enumeration District: 143;
Source Information:   Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880. T9, 1,454 rolls.

3- 1900 U.S. Federal Census -- Civil District 6, White, Tennessee Listed (Page 17 of 29) Francis C Johnson 29, Mary P Johnson 21.
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Civil District 6, White, Tennessee; Roll: T623_1604 Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 153.
Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.

4- Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
Name: Frances Clinton Johnson
Spouse: Mary Pearl Byars
Marriage Date: 13 Apr 1898
Marriage County: Warren
Marriage State: Tennessee

Source Information: Ancestry.com. Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm.

Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900
Name: Francis Clinton Johnson
Spouse: Mary Pearl Byers
Marriage Date: 13 Apr 1898
County: Warren
State: TN

Source Information: Dodd, Jordan R.. Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000. Original data: See extended description for original data sources listed by county.