John Johnson

John Johnson (Madison County)

State House: 1886-1887

Born: November 15, 1842 in Assumption Parish, LA

Painter. Served as a First Sergeant in Co. C of the 4th United States Cavalry. Listed on the 1870 and 1880 census in Canton with wife Priscilla Winters (1851-1928). By 1900, he had moved to Fort Smith, Arkansas, where he lived with Priscilla and their children. Priscilla was a widow on the 1910 census.

State Ledger, January 12, 1886
State Ledger, March 18, 1886
Civil War Pension File, September 15, 1908