Benjamin Franklin Johnson

Male 1818 - 1905  (87 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Franklin Johnson 
    Born 28 Jul 1818  Pomfret, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 18 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Nov 1905  Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 20 Nov 1905  Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 16501  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I125310  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2009 

    Father Ezekial Johnson,   b. 12 Jan 1773, Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1848, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Julia Ellis Hills,   b. 26 Sep 1783, Upton, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1853, Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1801  Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F20841  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Melissa Bloomfield LeBaron,   b. 28 Jan 1817, Le Roy, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1860, Santaquin, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1841  Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Franklin Johnson,   b. 29 Dec 1842, Macedonia, Hamilton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Melissa Almera Johnson,   b. 11 Dec 1843, Macedonia,Hancock,Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1926, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Julia Dianna Johnson,   b. 26 Sep 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Esther Maleta Johnson,   b. 26 Sep 1847, Bonaparte, Van Buren, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Delcenia Alvera Johnson,   b. 11 Nov 1849, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Frances Belle Johnson,   b. 10 Jul 1852, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. David Albion Johnson,   b. 21 Feb 1856, Payson, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Leah Bloomfield Johnson,   b. 4 Sep 1860, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F27151  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mary Ann Hale,   b. 11 Aug 1828, Whitestown, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1910, Mesa,Maricopa,Arizona,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1844  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F24501  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Flora Clarinda Gleason,   b. 2 Aug 1819, Tolland, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1900, Monroe, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F26505  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Harriet Naome Holman,   b. 28 Jan 1834, Stafford,Genesee,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1914, Raymond, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1850  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33834  Group Sheet

    Family 5 Sarah Melissa Holman,   b. 18 Nov 1836, Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1901, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1856  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33835  Group Sheet

    Family 6 Susan Adaline Holman,   b. 7 Oct 1841, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1919, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1857  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33836  Group Sheet

    Family 7 Sarah Jane Spooner,   b. 1 Oct 1839, Cardiff,Glamorganshire,South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1911, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 5 Apr 1857  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33837  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Dec 1841 - Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Nov 1844 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Feb 1846 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Mar 1850 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Feb 1856 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Feb 1857 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Apr 1857 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 119 Trustee
      Hibbard 2: Block 10 W/2 Lot 1 and 2
      Hibbard 2: Block 4, Lot 4 and W/2 Lot 1
      LAHARPE: Block 6 Lot 4
      LAHARPE: Block 7, Lot 6
      LAHARPE: Block 1, Lots 3,4,5,and 6
      MACEDONIA: Block 6, Lots 1 and
      MACEDONIA: Block 19 Lot 1 and 4
      MACEDONIA: Block 5 Lot 3
      MACEDONIA: Block 4 Lots 1 and 4
      MACEDONIA: Bock 18 Lot 3
      MACEDOONIA: Block 17 Lots 3 and

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Hancock County Marriage Register, p 25
      High Priest Index,Nauvoo and Salt Lake, p 77
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 27
      70's Record, p 406
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 25, pp 530-536

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol 15, pp 205-222
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 66, 968
      Conquerors of The West, pp 1260-1263


      BIOGRAPHIES:
      JOHNSON, Benjamin F. Letter to Gibbs, 1903. p. 16
      JOHNSON, Benjamin F. Autobiography (1818-1893) in My Life's Review (1947). p.61
      JOHNSON, Benjamin F. Obituary 21 Nov. 1905 Arizona Republic Newspaper

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Internet Research:
      RootsWeb.com:World Connect:Family Group Record
      lds.org Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel
      Nauvoo Data Bank