James Johnson
1799-1880


Temperance
1805-1860
Children of Temperance and James Johnson:
Sarah Johnson (Wilder)

Sarah Johnson was born approximately 1828 to James and Temperance Johnson in Tennessee... Please click here for pages about Sarah Johnson and her family

Susan Johnson

Susan Johnson was born abt 1830 in Tennessee. She is cited in the 1850 U.S. Federal Census with her parents in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and then in the 1860 and 70 censuses with her parents in White County. After her mother dies, she is still in the 1880 census with her father James in White County. It does not appear that she ever married or had children. When and where she died is unknown; however, it was sometime after 1880 and likely in White County, Tennessee.

Stokley Johnson

Stokley was born April 22, 1832 to James and Temperance Johnson in Hawkins County, Tennessee.... Please click here for pages about Stokley Johnson and his family.

Tempy Johnson

Tempy Johnson was born in 1834 in Tennessee. She is cited in the 1850 U.S. Federal Census with her parents in Hawkins County, Tennessee. It is unknown whether she married, had children or when or where she died.

James Johnson

James Johnson was born about 1837 in Tennessee. He is cited in the 1850 U.S. Federal Census with his parents in Hawkins County, Tennessee and then in the 1860 census in White County. It is unknown whether he married, had children or when or where he died.

Stephen W. Johnson

Stephen W Johnson was born March 12, 1839 to James and Temperance Johnson in Hawkins County, Tennessee... Please click here for pages about Stephen W. Johnson and his family.

Nancy Johnson

Nancy Johnson was born about 1841 in Hawkins, Tennessee. She is cited in the 1850 U.S. Federal Census with her parents in Hawkins County, Tennessee. It is unknown whether she married, had children or when or where she died.

Abel Johnson

Abel Johnson was born about 1843 in Tennessee. He is cited in the 1850 U.S. Federal Census with his parents in Hawkins County, Tennessee and in the 1860 census in White County, Tennessee. It is unknown whether he married, had children or when or where he died.

Martha Johnson

Martha Johnson was born about 1846 in Tennessee. She is cited in the 1850 U.S. Federal Census with her parents in Hawkins County, Tennessee. However, in the 1860 census in White County, Tennessee, there is a "Martha Johnson" who is listed as 9 years old. It is assumed that the first Martha Johnson passed away soon after the 1850 census, and when the next girl child was born that she was named Martha.

Amanda Johnson

Amanda Johnson was born about 1848 in Tennessee. She is cited in the 1850 U.S. Federal Census with her parents in Hawkins County, Tennessee and in the 1860 census in White County, Tennessee. It is unknown whether she married, had children or when or where she died.

Margaret Johnson

Margaret Johnson was born about 1848 in Tennessee. She is cited in the 1850 U.S. Federal Census with her parents in Hawkins County, Tennessee; however, she is not listed in the 1860 census in White County, Tennessee. Two questions arise. Could she be a twin of Amanda? Did she most likely die sometime before 1860?

Martha Johnson

Martha Johnson was born about 1850 in Tennessee. It is assumed that she was born shortly after the first Martha in the family died. This Martha is cited in the 1860 and 1870 censuses with her parents in White County, Tennessee. It is unknown whether she married, had children or when or where she died.



Research References:

1- 1850 U.S. Federal Census -- District 2, Hawkins, Tennessee. Listed (Page 4 of 17) Abel Johnson 7, Amanda Johnson 2, James Johnson 51. James Johnson 13, Margaret Johnson 2, Martha Johnson 4, Nancy Johnson 9, Stephen Johnson 11, Stokely Johnson 18, Susan Johnson 21, Tempy Johnson 16, Tempy Johnson 44.
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: District 2, Hawkins, Tennessee; Roll: M432_882; Page: 308; Image: 228.
Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls.

2- 1860 U.S. Federal Census -- District 6, White, Tennessee Listed (Page 10 of 24) James Johnson 60, Pompey Johnson 55, Susan Johnson 31, James Johnson 21, Stacey Johnson 19, Mertha Johnson 9, Abell Johnson 15, Assunda E Johnson 13.
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: District 6, White, Tennessee; Roll: M653_1279; Page: 55; Image: 112.
Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1860 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. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1,438 rolls.

3- 1870 U.S. Federal Census -- District 6, White, Tennessee. Listed (Page 3 of 26) James Johnson 70, Temperance Johnson 66, Susan Johnson 40, Martha Johnson 21, James Wilder 12, Stokely Wilder 9.
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: District 6, White, Tennessee; Roll: M593_1570; Page: 348; Image: 699.
Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003. Original data: 1870.
# United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls.

4- 1880 U.S. Federal Census -- District 6, White, Tennessee. Listed (Page 15 of 27) James Johnson 79, Susan Johnson 49.   Researcher Note: This is the Village of Peeled Chestnut (as stated at bottom of census page).
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.