Martin Luther Johnson

  • Born June 2, 1858 in Mason County, Virginia (now West Virginia).
  • Parents were ABRAHAM JOHNSON and MARGARET KEEFER.
  • Married AMY CHARLOTTE ORTMAN on December 19, 1883 in Ross County, Ohio.
  • Died October 7, 1938.
  • Both are buried in Sugar Creek Baptist Cemetery, Fayette County, Ohio.

CHILDREN

  1. IDA MAE JOHNSON, born October 11, 1884 in Slate Mills, Ross County, Ohio, died August 31, 1976. Married GEORGE LEWIS HOPPES on October 19, 1901 in Fayette County, Ohio. She is buried in Pine Rest Cemetery, Foley, Baldwin County, Alabama.
  2. LEONA MAUD JOHNSON, born September 2, 1889; died October 4, 1928 of Tuberculosis. Married ROY ASCHBACHER on November 25, 1911.
  3. ARTHUR ARMAND JOHNSON, born December 27, 1890; died June 18, 1948. Married EMILY ELIZABETH EYSTER in 1912, but they were later divorced. Married HATTIE MAY MITCHELL LUSBY. Married CATHERINE LUSBY JONES.
  4. NELLIE FRANCES JOHNSON, born October 11, 1894 in Slate Mills, Ross County, Ohio. Married WILBERT SAMUEL WILLIAMS on November 25, 1919 in Morgan County, Ohio.

SOURCES:

• L. Edwin Hoppes
1900 Fayette County, Ohio Census
1910 Franklin County, Ohio Census
1920 Franklin County, Ohio Census