Luke Samuel Johnson[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]

Male 1807 - 1861  (54 years)


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  • Name Luke Samuel Johnson 
    Born 3 Nov 1807  Pomfret, Windsor, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 10 May 1831 
    Residence 6 Aug 1848 - 1850  Carterville Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    High Priest, enumerator of 1850 U.S. census for Pottawattamie County 
    Endowed (LDS) 1 Apr 1854  POFFI Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Died 9 Dec 1861  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6265  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2012 

    Father John Johnson 
    Mother Elsa Jacobs 
    Sealed P (LDS) 27 Mar 1981  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4670  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Susan Arminda Poteet,   b. 21 Sep 1816, , Cabell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1846, Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1832  Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 26 Oct 1861 
    Children 
     1. Elsa Mary Johnson,   b. 08 Mar 1834, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1912, Nephi, Juab, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Emily Susan Johnson,   b. 1835, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1845  (Age 10 years)
     3. Sarah Eliza Virginia Johnson,   b. 07 Mar 1839, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James Olmstead Johnson,   b. 25 Nov 1837, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1859, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     5. Fanny Catherine Johnson,   b. 24 Nov 1840, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1921, Cardston, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Vashtia Emily Johnson,   b. 04 Sep 1842, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1864, Rush Valley, Tooele, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     7. Solomon Luke Johnson,   b. 14 Aug 1844, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Feb 1885, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2009 
    Family ID F5115  Group Sheet

    Family 2 America Morgan Clark,   b. 23 Feb 1824, , Patrick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1900  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 03 Mar 1847  Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Susan Marinda Johnson,   b. 09 Aug 1848, Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Oct 1883, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     2. Orson Albert Johnson,   b. 14 Feb 1850, Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1920, Clover, Tooele, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Charlotte Elizabeth Johnson,   b. 13 Jan 1853, Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1933, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2009 
    Family ID F5122  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Dec 1861 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 25, pp 649-656

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, pp 520-521
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, pp 85-86
      An Enduring Legacy, pp 155-157
      Photo of Luke Johnson
      Family Group Record of Luke JOHNSON and Susan Arminda POTEET
      "Writings" diskette code: JOHNL07A.P.
      "Autobiography of Luke Johnson,"
      (1807-1838) in Millennial Star 26 (1864). p. 4


      SPOUSE # 2 American Morgan CLARK (Mar. 1847)

      BIRTH: VARIANT DATE: 1808

      QUORUM_OF_TWELVE_APOSTLES: Kirtland Ohio, 7 April 1836 (Backman, "A Profile of Kirtland Saints..." Appendix E, p. 97)

      ZION'S_CAMP: Member Zion's Camp (Backman, "A Profile of Kirtland Saints..." Appendix E, p. 97)

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "V. 2, (Note: hand written note Dr. Obsterics and surgery, Canterville)"
    • Living in Carterville on the 1850 U. S. Census.
    • Came West with the Daniel A. Miller/James W. Cooley Company in 1853.

  • Sources 
    1. [S185] Book - Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion's Camp, 1830-1839; vital stats and sources, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982), Ohio, 7 April 1836 (Backman, "A Profile of Kirtland Sain.

    2. [S325] Book - An Enduring Legacy, Pearce, Louise B., Editor, (Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1985), , pp 155-157.

    3. [S23] Family Records, (Submitted by patrons to Land and Records Office), of Luke JOHNSON and Susan Arminda POTEET.

    4. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), , pp 85-86.

    5. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 25, pp 649-656.

    6. [S1869] LDS - Millenial Star, (Early LDS Periodical published in England), 26 (1864). p. 4.

    7. [S8] Book - Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols., Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City: 1958-1977), , pp 520-521.

    8. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Autobiography.
      The Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star 26 (1864):834-36;27 (1865):5-7.

    9. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Miller/Cooley Company, 1853.

    10. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    11. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    12. [S6399]

    13. [S54094] LDS - Pottawattamie High Priests Quorum Minutes, 5.

    14. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.