Samuel Johnston's Family



Samuel Johnston 29 JAN 1790 - 8 JUL 1834

Samuel was born on 29 JAN 1790 in Ireland and died on 8 JUL 1834 (age: 44) in Indianapolis, Ind and was buried in Crown Hill .

Samuel was married to Susannah Wallace (Johnston) .

Susannah was born on 1776 in Ireland and died on 22 FEB 1844 in Indianapolis, Ind. and was buried in Crown Hill .
She was the daughter of Mr. Wallace (B: ABT 1750).
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- Susannah was born on 1776 in Ireland and died on 22 FEB 1844 in Indianapolis, Ind.

- Sarah was born on 1819 in on Atlantic Ocean and died on 1885 in Indianapolis, Ind.

- Oliver was born on ABT 1825 in Indiana and died on 18 FEB 1867

- Mary was born on ABT 1828 in Indianapolis, Ind.

Son - Samuel A. Johnston
1830-1907 - Samuel Sr. was born on 22 JUN 1830 in Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana and died on 16 MAR 1907 (age: 76) in Indianapolis, Ind

- William was born on 1 APR 1832 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 1881 in Indianapolis, Ind.

- Margaret was born on ABT 1830 in Ind and died on 17 FEB 1864 in Indianapolis, Ind

- Elizabeth was born on 1834 in Indiana and died on 1905 in Indianapolis, Ind.



Notes for Samuel Johnston
Came over from Ireland with his family in 1819.
When he died he left 3 80 acre farm tracts. One in Marion county and
two in Johnson county.
Bought 1 160 acre tract (SE 1/4 sec 36 in Wayne Township) and an 80 acre
tract (W 1/2 of SW 1/4 sec 31) in 1821. Listed as a resident of Butler Ohio
in 1821. (from Marion Co., Ind. land transactions)


Samuel and Susannah were transferred out of the First Presbyterian
Church of Franklin Indiana in 1833, presumably when they decided to
move to their farm in Marion Co., Ind. They were 'numbered among
the worthy pioneers of Johnston Co'.


Samuel bought a tract of land in Sec 24, Needham Twp., Johnson Co., Ind.
He also owned part of Sec 24. in Needham Twp and Sec 30 in Blue River Twp.


'In 1822, fourteen families moved in (to Johnson Co., Ind) and it is
not ascertained whence came Baker Wells and Samuel Johnson who came in this
year'. (Historical Sketch of Johnson Co., Ind - Blue River Twp - BANTA)


- Oliver Jr was born on 1853 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 1878 in Indianapolis, Ind

- Dewitt was born on ABT 1853 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 1913

- L was born on ABT 1857 in Marion Co., Ind

- M was born on ABT 1859 in Marion Co., Ind

Grandson - Dr. Samuel Jr was born on 18 JUN 1876 in Indianapolis, Ind and died on 20 MAY 1921 (age: 44) in Indianapolis, Ind.

- William was born on 1867 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 1915

- Frederick was born on ABT 1863 in Indianapolis, Ind.

- Mary was born on 1861 and died on 1887 in Indianapolis, Ind

- Sara was born on ABT 1848 in Ind.





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