John Johnson

#6, b. 23 June 1828, d. 7 July 1919
FatherRobert Johnson b. 23 Sep 1793, d. 25 Oct 1865
MotherSarah Chantlar b. 12 Feb 1799, d. 11 Aug 1863


Myra Allen Selden b. 4 Dec 1837, d. 14 Dec 1934


     John Johnson was born on 23 June 1828 at Sussex, England; Per death record, grave marker, and census. He married Myra Allen Selden, daughter of Joseph Selden and Olive Russell Whitcomb, on 24 November 1859 at Tuscola, Mich; Per family search labs.1 John Johnson died on 7 July 1919 at Vassar, Tuscola, Mich, at age 91; Per seeking michigan. He was buried on 9 July 1919 at Riverside Cemetery Vassar, Tuscola, Mich.2,3

Other Events

     In 1834 John Johnson and his parents emigrated from Surry, England, to Pittsford, Monroe, NY.4 In 1844, John Johnson and his family moved from Pittsford, Monroe Co, NY, to Armada, Macomb, Mich.4

In 1854, John moved from Armada, Macomb Co, MI, to Vassar, Tuscola, Mich.1

Time Line

Birth1828, Sussex, England
Emigration1834, Pittsford, Monroe, NYRobert Johnson4
Census1840, Pittsford, Monroe, NYRobert Johnson5
Move-to1844, Armada, Macomb, MichRobert Johnson4
Census1850, Armada, Macomb, MichRobert Johnson6
Move-to1854, Vassar, Tuscola, Mich1
Marriage1859, Tuscola, MichMyra Allen Selden1
Census1860, Vassar, Tuscola, MichMyra Allen Selden7
Birth of Son1860, Vassar, Tuscola, MichJoseph Selden Johnson
Birth of Daughter1864, Vassar, Tuscola, MichSarah Olive Johnson
Birth of Son1869, Vassar, Tuscola, MichWilliam Charles Johnson
Census1870, Vassar, Tuscola, MichMyra Allen Selden8
Birth of Son1870, Vassar, Tuscola, MichRaymond Merle Johnson
Birth of Daughter1872, Vassar, Tuscola, MichAnn Virginia Johnson
Birth of Son1878, Vassar, Tuscola, MichRobert Lloyd Johnson
Birth of Daughter1879, Vassar, Tuscola, MichVina Grace Johnson
Census1880, Vassar, Tuscola, MichMyra Allen Selden9
Death of Daughter1887, Vassar, Tuscola, MichAnn Virginia Johnson
Census1900, Vassar, Tuscola, MichMyra Allen Selden10
Census1910, Vassar, Tuscola, MichMyra Allen Selden11
Death1919, Vassar, Tuscola, Mich
Burial1919, Riverside Cemetery Vassar, Tuscola, Mich2,3
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Gill (#1)
Descendants of Thomas Gill (#2)
Descendants of John Otis (#1)
Descendants of John Otis (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Selden
Descendants of John Stodder (#1)
Descendants of John Stodder (#2)
Descendants of John Whitcomb
Descendants of Robert Johnson
Pedigree of Robert Frank Collins
Pedigree of Sarah Olive Johnson
Robert Collins-Silence Fuller


F-A-G Memorial Found


  1. The History of Tuscola and Bay Counties, Mich. : with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches, (Chicago: H. R. Page Co, 1883), Page 54.
  2. Find A Grave Memorial.
  3. Riverside Cemetery, Block M, Section 5, Lat 43.36080D North, Long 83.59890D West.
  4. History of Tuscola and Bay Counties, Pages 17, 54, and 55.
  5. US Census 1840, Pittsford, Monroe Co, NY, Series M704, Roll 297, Page 077, Line 27, 1 Jun 1840.
  6. US Census 1850, Armada, Macomb Co, MI, Series M432, Roll 357, Page 020, Sheet 040, FN 288, Line 24, 24 Jul 1850.
  7. US Census 1860, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series M653, Roll 562, Page 630, Sheet 42, FN 345, Line 34, 12 Jul 1860.
  8. US Census 1870, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series M593, Roll 705, Page 168, Sheet 08, FN 67, Line 35, 2 Jun 1870.
  9. US Census 1880, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series T9, Roll 607, Page 256, ED 412, Sheet 01, FN 02, Line 06, 27 Oct 1880.
  10. US Census 1900, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series T623, Roll 745, Page 335, ED 127, Sheet 01A, FN 11, Line 44, 1 Jun 1900.
  11. US Census 1910, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series T624, Roll 676, Page 063, ED 130, Sheet 09B, FN 28, Line 86, 27 Apr 1910.