Seventh Generation (Continued)

Family of Joseph Johnson (205) & Mary Rodgers

429. Seth Johnson (Joseph6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Isaac3, Isaac2, John1). Born on 10 Jan 1748. Died Bath, N.H., on 9 Jan 1833.

He served in the Revolution for which his widow was allowed a pension.

Sources: Haverhill, Mass. Marriages to 1850, p. 176.
Haverhill (before 1760) p. 53.
Haverhill Births, t 1850, p. 181.

He married Abigail Hutchins, daughter of Jeremiah Hutchins & Mehitable Corliss, on 3 Nov 1794. Born Haverhill, Mass., on 23 Feb 1760. Died Bath, N.H., on 13 Apr 1851.

Father Jeremiah Hutchins is in the list of the Second Foot Company in Haverhill whereof Major Richard Saltonstall, Esq. is Captain. In 1774 the parish church of Haverhill was kept at or near Heremiah Hutchins' house. Abigail was the widow of Edmund Carlton.

Sources: History of Haverhill, Chase 1861, pp. 348, 569.

They had the following children:
847 i.  Betsey (1796-1877)
ii.  Lucy. Born on 23 Mar 1799.
She first married Nathaniel K. Clark, on 23 Jan 1823.
She second married Jehiel W. Savage, on 9 Aug 1852. Born Lunenburg, Vt., on 31 Mar 1785. Died on 31 Mar 1885.
848 iii.  James Hutchins (1802-)
iv.  John L.. Born on 13 Apr 1805. Died on 23 Aug 1825.

430. Constant Johnson (Joseph6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Isaac3, Isaac2, John1). Baptized on 16 Jul 1758. Died on 21 Sep 1816.

Sources: From Middletwon, Conn., Probate Records: "Dist. of the Est. of Thankful Johnson. Heirs of Jehiel, son. Hannah, widow of John Lucas, dau. Sarah Starr, dau. Heirs of jacob Johnson, son. Heirs of Constant, son. Seldon Johnson, son. Sept. 22, 1849."
Pensioners, Conn. Service. R. 5668. 21st Report D.A.R. Nationa Soc. 1918.
Milldletown, Conn. Records.
Middletown, Conn. Inscriptions, Farm Hill Yard Cemetery.
East Hampton, Conn. Records.

He married Thankful Whitmore, daughter of Ebenezer Whitmore & Thankful Eggleston, on 27 Jan 1780. Born on 10 Dec 1758. Died on 30 Jan 1849.

They had the following children:
849 i.  Hannah (-1854)
ii.  Mary. Born in 1783. Died on 12 Feb 1849.
850 iii.  Jehiel (1785-1833)
851 iv.  Jacob (-<1849)
v.  Sarah. Born in 1789. Died on 19 Mar 1858.
Sources: Mentioned in mother's will.

She married Sylvester Starr, on 19 Mar 1816. Born on 12 Jul 1786. Died on 27 Oct 1845.
852 vi.  Constant (1794-1845)
vii.  Smith. Died Fayetteville, N.C., on 20 Feb 1844.
Unmarrier.

853 viii.  Seldon (-1855)

431. Henry Johnson (Joseph6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Isaac3, Isaac2, John1). Born on 26 Oct 1759. Died on 15 Nov 1821.

He first married Huldah Prior, daughter of Daniel Prior & Huldah Roberts, on 25 Jul 1782. Died on 23 Jun 1802.

They had the following children:
854 i.  Betsey (-1831)
855 ii.  Henry (1784-1869)
856 iii.  Huldah (1786-1830)
857 iv.  Seth (1788-1841)
v.  Clarissa. Born in 1791. Died on 6 May 1846.
vi.  Harriet. Born in 1792. Baptized on 17 Jun 1802. Died on 14 Nov 1878.
She married Edmund Matson, on 31 Mar 1829 in Chatham, Mass.
858 vii.  Daniel (1796-1868)
859 viii.  Pamelia (1798-1848)
ix.  Horace. Born on 18 Apr 1800. Died Hartford, Conn., on 8 Aug 1896.
SML Comment: Birth date also given as 1800.

He married Betsey Gillum, daughter of Nathan Gillum & Martha, on 14 Jan 1827. Born on 25 Sep 1801. Died on 2 Sep 1879.
x.  An infant. Born on 23 Jun 1802. Died in Jun 1802.
SML Comment: Death date also given as June 5, 1802 and June 7, 1802.


He second married Hannah Cary, daughter of Josiah Cary & Hannah Conklin, on 18 Jan 1809. Born in 1769. Died on 17 Feb 1841. Buried Cromwell, Conn.

Widow of Daniel Brainerd.

Sources: According to "John Cary, The Plymouth Pilgrim" pp. 100, Hannah (Cary) Brainerd married 2nd, W. Johnson whereas we have Henry Johnson.

They had one child:
860 i.  Warren (1809-1871)

432. Mary Johnson (Joseph6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Isaac3, Isaac2, John1). Born on 15 Jan 1762. Died on 1 Sep 1833.

Removed to Tyringham, Mass. in 1783.

She married Francis Clark, son of Francis Clark & Alice, on 12 Jul 1781. Born on 2 Oct 1757. Died Tyringham, Mass.

They had the following children:
i.  Reuben. Born on 2 May 1782.
ii.  Joseph. Born on 23 Nov 1784.
iii.  Hamlin. Born on 14 Aug 1786. Died on 1 Jul 1833.
He married Cynthia.
iv.  Clarissa. Born on 14 Feb 1788. Died on 30 Sep 1828.
She married Asa Heath, on 25 Jul 1816.
v.  Francis. Born on 24 Apr 1789.
vi.  Sanford. Born on 6 Nov 1791.
vii.  Mary. Born on 21 May 1793.
viii.  Dorothy. Born on 17 Oct 1795. Died Tyringham, Mass., on 23 Feb 1833.
ix.  Hiram. Born on 2 Oct 1797.
x.  Bernice. Born on 4 Jul 1800.

433. Elijah Johnson (Joseph6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Isaac3, Isaac2, John1). Baptized on 18 Sep 1765. Died on 23 May 1839.

Sources: From Middletown, Conn. Probate Records: "Dist. of Est. of Elijah Jhnson. To Heirs of Josph Johnson, dec. To David T. Johnson. To Chauncey Johnson. To Elisha S. Johnson. To William W. Johnson. To Sylvester P. Johnson. To Josiah W. Johnson. To Buckley E. Johnson. To Prudence Cornwell."

He first married Prudence Childs. Died on 19 Oct 1804.

They had the following children:
861 i.  Joseph
862 ii.  Prudence (1788-1863)
iii.  Dorothy.
She married ---- Knight.
iv.  Hannah Rogers. Born on 13 Aug 1794. Died on 10 Dec 1858.
She married Benjamin Hurlburt, son of Daniel Hurlburt & Hannah Higbie, on 8 Apr 1823.
v.  Buckley. Born on 19 Dec 1797. Died.
863 vi.  David Tryon (1802-1876)
864 vii.  Chauncey (1804-1849)

He second married Prudence Tryon, daughter of David Tryon & Sarah Tryon, on 2 May 1805. Born on 9 Apr 1768. Died on 15 Aug 1861.

Prudence was married first on May 8, 1781 to Elijah Tryon, second to Elisha Spalding of Plainfield, N.H., and third to Elijah Johnson.

Sources: From Middletown, Conn. Probate Records: "Prudence Johsnon of Middletown. Elizabeth Cornwell of Chillicothe, Ohio, app. Adm. Heirs: Elisha Johnson's Heirs (one 9th of house and lot in New Haven.) 2 Susan Hall, 3 Josiah Johnson, 4 Sylvester Johnson's Heirs, 5 Elizabeth Cornwell, 6 William Johnson, 7 Buckley Johnson, 8 Phineas Spalding, 9 Prudence Hall's Heirs."

They had the following children:
865 i.  Elisha S. (1806-1841)
866 ii.  William D. (1808-1881)
867 iii.  Sylvester P. (1808-)
iv.  Josiah. Born on 11 Apr 1812. Died.
v.  Josiah. Born on 28 Sep 1814. Died Perrysburg, Ohio, on 24 Jun 1898.
Unmarried.

868 vi.  Buckley (1816-1891)
vii.  Samuel. Born on 21 Feb 1820.

434. Dorothy Johnson (Joseph6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Isaac3, Isaac2, John1). Baptized on 6 Sep 1767. Died on 21 Mar 1840.

Sources: Middletown, Conn. Inscriptions: Farm Hill Yard Cemetery Inscriptions in Middletown, Conn.

She married Israel Bliss Jr., son of Israel Bliss, on 10 Jun 1790. Died Chelsea, Vt., on 8 Aug 1832.

Of Lebanon, Conn., and later of Chelsea, Vt.

They had the following children:
i.  Henry. Born on 18 Oct 1792.
ii.  Dolly. Born on 7 May 1795. Died on 25 Oct 1825.
iii.  Polly. Born on 7 May 1795. Died in Oct 1850.
iv.  Ira. Born on 10 Jul 1797. Died on 3 Mar 1873.
v.  Israel. Born on 10 Jul 1797. Died on 19 Jan 1869.
Drowned in fall from a bridge.

vi.  Sarah. Born in 1803. Died on 22 May 1830.
She married Alonzo Colton.
vii.  Sophronia. Born in 1805. Died on 11 Jul 1839.
viii.  Joseph Johnson. Born in 1813. Died on 30 Jul 1849.

435. Mehitable Johnson (Joseph6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Isaac3, Isaac2, John1). Baptized on 27 Aug 1769.

Resided at Lebanon, Conn., Norwich, Vt., in Pennsylvania, and after 1814 in Harrison Co., Ind.

She married James Bliss, on 26 Mar 1789. Died on 12 Aug 1831.

Of Lebanon, Conn.

They had the following children:
i.  Mehitable.
She married John Carter.

Of Pa.
ii.  Hannah.
Resided in Pa.

She married Charles Walker.
iii.  James. Born Chelsea, Vt., on 4 Mar 1795.
iv.  Reuben. Died Harrison Co., Ind., in 1824.
v.  Parley D.. Born on 7 May 1801. Died on 26 May 1878.
vi.  Mary. Born Pa. on 22 Dec 1804.
She married Landen Martin.
vii.  Charles W.. Born Pa. in Jun 1808. Died in Dec 1814.

436. Elizabeth Johnson (Joseph6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Isaac3, Isaac2, John1). Baptized on 14 Jul 1771.

She married David Bliss, on 24 Feb 1796.

Of Lebanon, Conn., Chelsea, Vt., and Cazenovia, N.Y.

They had the following children:
i.  Dorothy.
ii.  Olive. Born Calais, Vt., on 3 Jul 1798.
iii.  Elizabeth.
She married Josiah Arnold. Died Nauvoo, Ill.
iv.  David J.. Born on 3 Nov 1801.
v.  Mary. Born in 1803.
She married Charles Amsden.

Of Cuba, N.Y.
vi.  Samantha. Born in 1812.
She married James Knowles.
vii.  Israel. Born on 21 Jul 1814.


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