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WADDELL1 (WADDILL) REVEREND JOHNSON was born 1788 in South Carolina, and died May 13, 1854 in Henry County, Georgia. He met (1) ANN SMITH HAWTHORN May 17, 1819 in Sussex County, Virginia, daughter of JOSHUAH HAWTHORNE and ANN. He married (2) MARY J. CAIN April 24, 1839 in McDonough, Henry County, Georgia.

 

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Fact 5: Moved many times as a circuit minister

Occupation: Traveling Circuit Minister

Residence: South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Georgia

Ethnicity/Religion: Christian

 

Children of WADDELL JOHNSON and ANN HAWTHORN are:

i. BENJAMIN WADDELL JOHNSON.

ii. WILLIAM JOHNSON.

iii. JAMES W JOHNSON, b. 1827, Virginia.

iv. THEOPHILUS2 JORDON JOHNSON, b. July 24, 1828, Sussex County, Virginia; d. October 16, 1900, Rico, Cambell, Georgia, Buried in Providence Missionary Baptist Church.

v. MARY CAROLINE JOHNSON, b. Abt. 1829; d. 1892, Probably in Gaston County, Florida; m. HENRY B MCIVER

vi. JOHN W. JOHNSON, b. 1833, Virginia.

vii. VIRGINIA JOHNSON, m. MCINTOSH.

viii. THOMAS F. JOHNSON, b. 1837, Georgia.

 

Children of WADDELL JOHNSON and MARY CAIN are:

ix. GEORGE A. JOHNSON, b. 1841, Georgia.

x. STEPHEN DECATUR WADDELL JOHNSON, b. 1843, Georgia; d. November 1863, Demoplis, Marengo, Alabama.

xi. JULIA ANN JOHNSON, b. 1845, Georgia.

 

 

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THEOPHILUS2 JORDON JOHNSON (WADDELL1) was born July 24, 1828 in Sussex County, Virginia, and died October 16, 1900 in Rico, Cambell, Georgia, Buried in Providence Missionary Baptist Church. He married ELIZABETH ANN MCELVEEN (MCKELVAIN) November 20, 1852 in Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia, daughter of DANIEL MCELVEEN and NANCY CHINA.

  

More about THEOPHILUS JORDON JOHNSON:

Event 1: Was a circuit minister following in his father's footsteps

Fact 4: 1860, Census was living in Gum Pond Township, Mitchell, Georgia

Fact 5: Served as a chaplain in the Civil War

Occupation: Minister of many churches

Ethnicity/Religion: Methodist, Baptist

Comment 1: November 20, 1852, Married at Elizabeth's fathers residence by Reverend M. C. Smith

Comment 2: Tall and slim man

Cause of Death: Died of complications rising from a broken leg

 

Children of THEOPHILUS JOHNSON and ELIZABETH (MCKELVAIN) are:

i. DANIEL3 MILTON " THE COLONEL" JOHNSON, b. August 24, 1853, Dooly County, Georgia; d. February 13, 1930, Kress, Swisher, Texas. I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Painveiw, Hale, Texas.

ii. BENJAMIN WADDILL JOHNSON, b. September 13, 1854, Dooly or Henry County, Georgia; d. September 13, 1909, Atlanta, Georgia, Buried Providence Missionary Baptist Church, Rico, GA.

iii. TALLULAH ANN JOHNSON, b. March 22, 1856, Baker County, Georgia; d. February 15, 1947, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, Westview Cemetery.

iv. MARY ELIZABETH JOHNSON, b. November 11, 1857, Tallahassee, Leon, Florida; d. October 8, 1926, Fairburn, Fulton, Georgia.

v. SAMUELL HILLIARD JOHNSON, b. August 24, 1859, Florida; d. September 16, 1932, Buried Oakland Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas, Texas.

vi. JAMES BARON DEKALB JOHNSON, b. June 14, 1861, Mitchell County, Georgia; d. December 25, 1881, Douglasville, Douglas, Georgia.

vii. EMMA OLIVIA JOHNSON, b. November 27, 1862, Mitchell County, Georgia; d. February 20, 1957, Malverne, Nassau, New York: Buried Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, GA.

viii. SARAH ALICE JOHNSON, b. June 24, 1864, Mitchell County, Georgia; d. December 10, 1899.

ix. TABITHA CHINA JOHNSON, b. September 18, 1865, Mitchell County, Georgia; d. 1865, Died in infancy, in Georgia.

x. JOSEPH SIDNEY JOHNSON, b. July 1, 1866, Mitchell County, Georgia; d. October 8, 1937, Leesburg, Lake, Florida.

xi. MYRTLE LINWOOD JOHNSON, b. November 29, 1868, Mitchell County, Georgia; d. May 7, 1925, Dallas, Dallas, Texas.

xii. HOWARD GASTON JOHNSON, b. August 15, 1871, Camilla, Mitchell, Georgia; d. March 31, 1940, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia.

 

 

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DANIEL3 MILTON," THE COLONEL" JOHNSON (THEOPHILUS2, WADDELL1) was born August 24, 1853 in Dooly County, Georgia, and died February 13, 1930 in Kress, Texas. I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Painveiw, Hale, Texas. He married MARTHA (MATTIE) EMMALINE HAYNES August 18, 1878 in Collin County, Texas, daughter of REVEREND HAYNES and MARY CLARK.

 

More About DANIEL MILTON " THE COLONEL" JOHNSON:

Occupation: Farmer, dairyman, teacher, Lumberman, & preacher

Personality/Interest: Reading, studying the bible

Residence: Georgia, Texas, Oklahoma

Ethnicity/Religion: Christian

Children of DANIEL JOHNSON and MARTHA HAYNES are:

i. MYRTLE VELMA JOHNSON "AUNT SISTER", b. May 27, 1879, Grapevine, Tarrant, Texas; d. December 19, 1929, Dallas County, Texas; m. WILLIAM GUTHERIE WELLBURN

ii. HOWARD HAYNES "CHARLIE" JOHNSON, b. September 30, 1880; d. January 22, 1941, Visalia, Talure, California, m. (1) SALLY CORDELIA KING, (2) CHARLOTTE WILSON

iii. SAMUEL LAWSON (UNCLE LOSS) JOHNSON, b. May 11, 1882, I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Plainview, Hale, Texas.

iv. ROSELEE JOHNSON, b. March 4, 1884; d. Died in infancy.

v. GROVER CLEVLAND (UNCLE CLEVE) JOHNSON, b. March 4, 1885, Van Alstyne, Grayson, Texas; d. July 15, 1961, Hale Center, Hale, Texas.

vi. MARY ELIZABETH (MARIE) JOHNSON, b. January 8, 1887, Van Alstyne, Grayson, Texas; d. January 7, 1948, Ponca City, Kay, Oklahoma.

vii. TALULAH4 SAPHRONIA JOHNSON, b. April 8, 1889, Chickasaw, Grady, Oklahoma; d. March 25, 1968, Bonners Ferry, Boundary, Idaho.

viii. MATTIE D GURTRUDE JOHNSON, b. January 27, 1892, Chickasaw, Grady, Oklahoma; d. 1925, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma.

ix. LEATHIE OPAL JOHNSON, b. July 24, 1894, Cheyenne, Roger Mills, Oklahoma; d. Died in infancy.

x. BENJAMIN DECALB JOHNSON, b. December 28, 1896, Creek Nation, Oklahoma; d. November 1969, Temple, Bell, Texas.

xi. EMOGEEN OLEAVIA (AUNT GEAN) JOHNSON, b. February 24, 1901; d. March 3, 1982, Temple, Bell, Texas.

xii. RAYMOND KAY JOHNSON, b. December 17, 1903; d. 1905.

 

 

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TALULAH4 SAPHRONIA JOHNSON (DANIEL3, THEOPHILUS2, WADDELL1) was born April 8, 1889 in Chickasaw Nation, Grady, Oklahoma, and died March 25, 1968 in Bonners Ferry, Boundary, Idaho. She married (1) ROLAND CANNON. She married (2) ELMER LOT HOWARD October 15, 1907 in Ardmore, Carter, Oklahoma, son of DAVID HOWARD and SARAH HAMILTON.

 

Child of TALULAH JOHNSON and ROLAND CANNON is:

i. EDGAR5 FORREST (CANNON) HOWARD, b. April 11, 1906, Ardmore, Carter, Oklahoma; d. May 27, 1947, Caldwell, Canyon, Idaho, Buried in Caldwell.

 

Children of TALULAH JOHNSON and ELMER HOWARD are:

ii. ESTELLA TALLULAH HOWARD, b. November 29, 1908, Acme, Texas; d. July 1994, Bonners Ferry, Boundary, Idaho.

iii. BABY E BOY (DIED 10 DAYS OLD), b. December 14, 1911, Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas; d. December 24, 1911, Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas.

iv. EDITH MAE HOWARD, b. March 20, 1913, Lawton, Comanche, Oklahoma; d. April 13, Lawton, Comanche, Oklahoma.

v. ELNORA LAVONIA HOWARD, b. August 13, 1916, Chickasaw Nation, Grady, Oklahoma.

vi. ELTON DAVID HOWARD, b. June 7, 1920, Chickasaw Nation, Grady, Oklahoma; d. February 23, 1945, France, In the Battle of the Bulge.

vii. ELVIRA FAYE HOWARD, b. July 11, 1927, Chickasaw Nation, Grady, Oklahoma.

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EDGAR5 FORREST (CANNON) HOWARD (TALULAH4, DANIEL3, THEOPHILUS2, WADDELL1) was born April 11, 1906 in Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma, and died May 27, 1947 in Caldwell Idaho, Buried in Caldwell. He married RUTH CLETTA PARRISH February 5, 1929 in Bethany, Oklahoma, daughter of MATHEW PARRISH and MARTHA MURRAY.

 

Children of EDGAR HOWARD and RUTH PARRISH are:

i. WANDA JUNE HOWARD, b. September 26, 1930, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma; d. July 29, 2000, Montesano, Grays Harbor, Washington.

ii. STEPHEN FERRELL HOWARD, Private.

iii. WELDEN6 FLOYD (HOWARD) CANNON, Private

iv. MARILYN JOY HOWARD, b. December 1938, Harve, Hill, Montana; d. 1998.

 

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WELDEN6 FLOYD (HOWARD) CANNON (EDGAR5, TALULAH4, DANIEL3, THEOPHILUS2, WADDELL1) He married WONETA MAY SCHWERDTFEGER, daughter of HARRY SCHWERDTFEGER and VIOLET BRENNEMAN.

 

Children of WELDEN CANNON and WONETA SCHWERDTFEGER are:

    1. KEVIN JOEL HOWARD CANNON, Private.
    2. JODI7 MICHELLE HOWARD, Private

 

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JODI7 MICHELLE HOWARD (WELDEN6, EDGAR5, TALULAH4, DANIEL3, THEOPHILUS2, WADDELL1) She married CRAIG ARCHIE DAILEY, son of ARCHIE DAILEY and VALERA LEACH.

 

Children of JODI HOWARD and CRAIG DAILEY are:

    1. CHRISTINA8 MICHELLE DAILEY, Private
    2. MICHELLE8 RENEE' DAILEY, Private
    3. AMANDA8 LYNN DAILEY, Private