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William and Mary Ely Johnson

William Anson Johnson b.23 November 1837 Portage Co., Ohio.  He married Mary Ely b. 13 Sept 1843 in Morrow Co., Ohio the daughter of Robert and Harriet Stout Ely in Bryan, Williams Co., Ohio in 1862.  He died in Tedrow, Fulton Co., Ohio in 2 October 1918.  My undestanding is that they lived for many years in Tedrow.  He and his wife are buried in the Tedrow Cemetery,  Mary died on 26 Sept. 1928  in Tedrow Fulton Co., Ohio.  William's parents were Bennett B. Johnson b. 1803 Bridgeport, Conn. and his wife Nancy Bailey according to William A. Johnson's Bible.  Bennett died in Ohio in 1870.

William and Mary Ely Johnson had the following children:
Robert Bennett Johnson b. 6 June 1874 in Morenci, Lenawee Co., Mi
died 15 July 1945 Romeo, Macob Co., Mi,  married 16 Sept 1902 Hillsdale
Co., Mi
    Spouse: Mina Izora Atkinson , daughter of Robert Atkinson and
wife Sarah Crawford of Gratiot Co., Mi

Joel Frank Johnson b. 14 Nov 1869, died 1952  Tedrow, Fulton Co., Ohio

Henry A. Johnson b. 20 April 1871, married 9 January 1899 to
    Spouse: Jennie Wills

Harriet O. Johnson b. 9 June 1876, died 1955 Tedrow, Fulton Co., Ohio
    Spouse: William Windisch

Luella Johnson b. 8 Dec 1878, married 5 Oct 1899  Moved to Zion City, Illinois
    Spouse: John Stewart

Mary N. Johnson b. 5 May 1884, died 1972
    Spouse #1:  Ira Pontecres
    Spouse #2:  _____ Fowkes

Gracy Johnson b. 10 Sept. 1853, died 8 April 1864

Samuel S. Johnson b. 30 Aug 1866, died 3 Nov. 1866

Wiley W. Johnson  b. 29 Oct 1867, died 23 Sept 1869

Mary Ely's family
Her father, Robert Ely, was born 16 May 1805ca  in Northumberland Co., Pennsylvania.  He died on Feb. 17th 1865.  On his tombstone it has
"They that sleep in Jesus will God bring with him".
Her mother, Harriet Stout,  was born 10 Sept 1807ca in New York
or New Jersey.  She died on 19 July 1853.  On her tombstone it has
"Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord".
Robert and Harriet were married 26 January 1831.
Children of Robert and Harriet Stout ELY were:
Joseph Ely  -b. born 1837ca  said to have fought in the civil war.
Ezrah Ely -b. 1840ca, d. 10 Jan. 1862  in Raleigh, Mississippi of measles while in Union Army during  Civil War.
Mary Ely  -born 13 Sept. 1843 Chesterville, Morrow Co., Ohio
-m. William Anson Johnson 31 Dec. 1862  Bryant, Williams Co., OH
-d.  23 Sept. 1928 Tedrow, Fulton Co., Ohio, buried:  Tedrow Cem.
Catherine Ely -b. 1850ca., 
m. Edwin Borton
Clarissa Ely -b. 2 April 1851  Williams Co., Ohio
-m. William Van Fossen  18 Feb. 1869  Williams Co., Ohio
-d. 13 Feb. 1923   Spring Lake, Williams Co., OH buried: Edon Cem.

William and Clarissa Ely Van Fossen Family

Robert and Mina Johnson's Children:

Milford Edward Johnson
born 28 Sept 1903 Wayseon, Fulton Co., Ohio
died 3 July 1968 Imlay City, Michigan
spouse Blanche Gould

Floyd Bennett Johnson
born 11 Feb. 1905 Ithaca, Gratiot Co., Mi
died 25 Sept 1992 Toledo, Lucas Co., Ohio
Spouse Della Heinz

LD Johnson  (male)
born 27 Aug 1906 Owosso, Shiawassee Co., Mi
died 15 May 1967 Wayne, Wayne Co., Mi
never married

Helen Luella Johnson
born 11 March 1916 Pontiac, Oakland Co., Mi
died 3 Oct 1970 Detroit, Wayne Co., Mi

M.B. Johnson  (living)
born 24 Dec 1919
spouse Paul Langel (dec'd)

Rollie Johnson
born 7 Aug 1908  Shiawassee
died 20 March 1976  Eastpoint, Macomb Co., Mi
spouse  Verna Radomski   daughter od Joseph John Radomski and wife Bertha Segendia

Rollie and Verna Johnson were the parents of my husband
Edward Johnson, Information submitted by    "Ethiel Johnson"

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