Sidney & Clodia Johnson
Sidney and Clodia Johnson



William F. Wyatt
1839-1902


Sarah A. Dillard
1840-1902

Clodia Margaret Wyatt

Born:    17 Nov 1868   Tennessee
Died:    15 Jan 1927   Macon County, Tennessee

Spouse:   Sidney L. Johnson   b. 22 Jan 1864   d. 13 Mar 1926
Married:    18 May 1884 -- Smith County, Tennessee

Children:
William Herschel (1885-1903)
Charles E Johnson (1888-1977)
Clyde C Johnson (1891-1949)
Lillian (Lineweaver) Johnson (1893-1985)
Hayden Harry Johnson (1895-1973)
Henry Clay Johnson (1898-1988)
Pearl (Reynolds/Cooper) Johnson (1902-94)
John Wyatt Johnson (1904-1970)
Beulah (Brockette) Johnson (1907-1974)

A brief history of Clodia Margaret Wyatt

Clodia Margaret Wyatt was born in Tennessee on November 17, 18681,2 to Sarah A (Dillard) and William F Wyatt.

In addition to Clodia, the Wyatt children included daughter Arra F and two sons: James G and Woodson Alexander.

On May 18, 1884 Clodia Margaret Wyatt and Sidney Lycurgis Johnson were married6,7,8 in Smith County, Tennessee. where they would raise a large family. Their children included: William Herschel, Charles E, Clyde C, Lillian E, Hayden Harry, Henry Clay, Pearl Dimple, John Wyatt and Beulah Bell.

Their eldest son William Herschel died at the age of 18. He had been swimming in a river with a friend when the other boy began to drown. Herschel tried to save him, but was drowned on June 28, 1903.

In the 19103 and 19204 Censuses, the Johnson family were living in Macon County, Tennessee. Macon is a neighboring county to Smith county.

March 13, 1926 Sidney passed away in Macon County, Tennessee. Clodia passed away less than a year later on January 15, 19279,10 -- also in Macon County, Tennessee.




Research References:

1- 1880 U.S. Federal Census -- District 8, Smith, Tennessee Listed (Page 18 of 18) William F. Wyatt 49, Sarah A. Wyatt 47, Clodia E. Wyatt 13, Arra T. Wyatt 11, James G. Wyatt 8, Woodson Wyatt 3
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: District 8, Smith, Tennessee; Roll: T9_1280; Family History Film: 1255280; Page: 101.4000; Enumeration District: 119;
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.


2- 1900 U.S. Federal Census -- Civil District 8, Smith, Tennessee. Listed (Page 17 of 19) Soidney L Johnson 36, Claudia E Johnson 32, William H Johnson 15, Charles E Johnson 12, Clide C Johnson 10, Lillyaen E Johnson 7, Harry H Johnson 4, Henry C Johnson 1, Nannie Mills 21.
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Civil District 8, Smith, Tennessee; Roll: T623_1600 Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 97.
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.


3- 1910 U.S. Federal Census -- Civil District 1, Macon, Tennessee. Listed (Page 17 of 42) Sidney L Johnson 46, Clodia B Johnson 43, Lillian E Johnson 17, Hazden H Johnson 14, Henry Johnson 11, Pearl D Johnson 8, Johnie Johnson 6, Beula B Johnson 2
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Civil District 1, Macon, Tennessee; Roll: T624_1510; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 38; Image: 619.
Source Information:   Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls.


4- 1920 U.S. Federal Census -- -- Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. Listed (Page 2 of 59) Sidney L Johnson 55, Claudia E Johnson 53, Cloyde Johnson 29, Pearl D Johnson 17, Jahue W Johnson 15, Ruelal B Johnson 12.
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee; Roll: T625_1753; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 36; Image: 925.
Source Information:   Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920. T625, 2,076 rolls.


5- Macon County, Tennessee Census. Name: Johnson, Claudia E   Dis: 1   HN: 17   Relation: Wife   Sex: F   Race: W   Age: 52   Marital Status: M   Birth Place: Tennessee
Source Information: Young, Denise, ed. Macon County, Tennessee Census, 1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1999. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth United States Census of Tennessee. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1920.

6- Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002 -- Marriage Bond
Name: Clodia Wyatt
Spouse: Sydney L Johnson
Marriage Date: 15 May 1884
Marriage County: Smith
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.

7- Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002 -- Record of Marriage
Name: Clodia Wyatt
Spouse: Sydney L Johnson
Marriage Date: 18 May 1884
Marriage County: Smith
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.

8- Smith County Genealogy www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tnsmith/. Look under "Smith County Marriages 1884-1885 to find Sydney L. Johnson marrying Clodia Wyatt on 18 May 1884.

9- Macon County, TN Historical Society -- www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tnmchs/TNMCHS/. Look under "J" in Death records for a listing of the deaths of both Sydney and Clodia Johnson.

10- Tennessee State Library and Archives -- Statewide Index to Tennessee Death Records (1914 - 1928)
Johnson Clodia E. -- Macon County -- Date 1/16/1927 Record #: 1250
http://www.tennessee.gov/tsla/history/vital/1927-08.htm
Tennessee State Library and Archives -- 403 Seventh Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37243