M, #12876, b. 11 February 1888
Lewis Johnson|b. 11 Feb 1888|p12876.htm|Elijah L Johnson|b. 29 Aug 1859\nd. 1 Feb 1929|p12450.htm|Amanda Ashby|b. 25 Aug 1862\nd. 23 Jun 1913|p3682.htm|||||||Richard W. Ashby|b. 16 Mar 1827\nd. 5 Apr 1903|p3678.htm|America Lane|b. 24 Apr 1831\nd. 1 Jul 1920|p3679.htm|
Relationship=1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Lynn Adams.
Relationship=1st cousin 1 time removed of Ida Ione Ashby.
Last Edited=20 Nov 2006
Lewis Johnson Listed on 1895 census for Wilson County, Tallyrand Township, KS, R163, page 2, line #31: age 7, male, born in KS, attended school within the past year. List ed on 1900 census for Wilson County, Tallyrand Township, KS, R503, #42: farmer /laborer at age 12.1 He was born on 11 February 1888 at Fredonia, Wilson Co., Kansas.2,1 He was the son of Elijah L Johnson and Amanda Ashby.1
Due to a need for men to serve during World War I, the United States instituted a draft. The first registration was for men between the ages of 21 and 31. As a result, this first registration included men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Lewis Johnson filled out a registration card on 5 June 1917 in Center Precinct, Wilson Co., Kansas. He is described as of medium height and build with Blue eyes and L. Brown hair. He is a self-employed farmer. He is married with 3 children.2