Generation No. 1
Johnson was born Abt. 1841 in AL. He married
April 11, 1867. She was born Abt. 1850 in AL, and
died Bef. 1880 in TX.
Children of Richard Johnson and Margaret
Laura2 Johnson, born 1871. She
married ----- Gorden.
+ 3 ii.
Lee Frances Johnson, born April 1873 in TX.
+ 4 iii.
Albert Jackson (Ab) Johnson, born January 06,
1875 in Buffalo, Leon County, TX; died February 17,
1941 in Conroe, Montgomery County, TX.
There was a
Fever Epidemic in Houston County when the children
of Margaret (Williamson) Johnson were small.
She died and her husband was unable to care for the
children. They were placed in the care of
relatives. Laura Johnson was placed with a
family by the surname of Cagle. Lee and Albert
Johnson were placed in the home of uncle and aunt,
John and Nancy (Williamson) Smith. Another
uncle, Doc Williamson furnished money for the care
of the children. Later, Richard Johnson
remarried and had another family of children.
His 3 children by Margaret did not want to leave the
families that had been raising them, so they never
returned to live with their father.
Generation No. 2
3. Lee Frances2
Johnson (Richard1) was born April
1873 in TX. He married Emma
E. Reid April 07, 1892 in Houston Co, TX.
She was born 1874 in LA.
Children of Lee Johnson and Emma Reid are:
Charlie3 Johnson, born November
1897 in TX.
Bennie Lee Johnson, born February 1898 in TX;
Polly Johnson, born 1903. She married
Grady Johnson, born 1907. He married
Jessie Thomas Johnson, Sr., born July 08,
1911; died March 1976 in Houston, Harris Co., TX.
more information on the Lee Frances Johnson Family -
see the Biography for this family.
4. Albert Jackson
(Ab)2 Johnson (Richard1)
was born January 06, 1875 in Buffalo, Leon County,
TX, and died February 17, 1941 in Conroe, Montgomery
County, TX. He married Ida
Yates April 29, 1905 in Lufkin, Angelina
County, TX, daughter of Samuel Yates and Della
Waller. She was born February 03, 1879 in
Charlotte, Dickson County, TN, and died May 24, 1960
in Conroe, Montgomery County, TX.
For more information
on the Albert Jackson "Ab" Johnson Family - see the
Biography for this family.
Burial: Wesley Chapel Cemetery, Houston Co.,
Burial: Wesley Chapel Cemetery, Wesley Chapel
Community, Houston Co., TX
Children of Albert Johnson and Ida Yates are:
Emma Beatrice3 Johnson, born March
24, 1906 in Lufkin, Angelina County, TX; died June
06, 1990 in Conroe, Montgomery County, TX.
Eddie Rebecca Johnson, born May 07, 1908 in
Burke, Angelina Co., TX; died June 30, 1975 in
Conroe, Montgomery County, TX.
Abbie Lee Johnson, born August 17, 1911 in
Crockett, Houston County, TX; died December 08, 1964
in Nederland, Jefferson Co., TX.
Gertrue Elizabeth Johnson, born January 12,
1916 in Burke, Angelina County, TX; died April 06,
1994 in Crockett, Houston County, TX.
Albert Edward (Jack) Johnson, born February
12, 1919 in Burke, Angelina Co., TX; died April 15,
1978 in Huffman, TX.