Family Group Sheet data from: Janice Darnold Wald -
Jonathan Townsend Johnson
birthdate and birthplace
25 Feb 1830 Madison Co, Oh
death date, place
Sep 1915
Guss Cemetery, Guss, Taylor Co, Ia
1st marriage
01 Nov 1852 Madison Co, Ohio: Sina[h] Amelia Bell
Jeremiah Jefferson Johnson [11 Mar 1809 Cape May, NJ - 15 Apr 1896 buried near Mammouth, Ill]
Sina[h] Amelia Bell
birthdate and place
30 Dec 1833 Ohio
deathdate and place
08 Jan 1909 Taylor Co, Iowa
Guss Cemetery
George Washington Bell [24 Aug 1804 Va - 10 Oct 1877]
Elizabeth Mitchell [ca 1812 Oh]
#1 Mary Elizabeth Johnson born 16 Oct 1853 Ohio
married Hile Ross
#2 Eveline Catherine Johnson born 10 Sep 1854 Ohio
married 06 Mar 1879 Taylor Co, Ia: Henry McCarty Frost
died 12 Mar 1939 Gravity, Taylor Co, Ia
buried Guss Cemetery
#3 George Washington Johnson born 27 May 1856 Monmouth, Ill
married Marilda "Arilda" Cutberth
died 25 Jul 1933 [B Aug 3, 1933]
buried Guss Cemetery
#4 Charles Edward Johnson born 14 Nov 1857 Monmouth, Ill
married 24 Sep 1884: Eliza Ann Bennett
died Sep 1956 Clarinda, Page Co, Ia
buried Guss Cemetery
#5 Lucy Ann Johnson born 12 Oct 1859 Ohio
died 03 Aug 1862
#6 Rebecca Ellen "Ella" born 12 Oct 1861 Oh
married 24 Dec 1879 Taylor Co, Ia: Newton B. Frost
#7 Thomas A. Johnson born 03 Apr 1863
died 1863
#8 Fidelia M. "Della" [Fedelai Melvina or Felthia or Idelia Melvina] born 20 Jul 1864 Oh
married 25 Feb 1892 Taylor Co, Ia: Thomas Shipley
died 29 Sep 1961
buried Westphalia City Cem, Westphalia, Anderson Co, Ks
#9 Sarah Emma born 11 Oct 1866 Indiana
married 03 Mar 1892 Taylor Co, Ia: George Rogers
#10 Jeremiah Jefferson "Jerry" born 21 Oct 1869 Indiana
married 03 Mar 1893 Taylor Co, Ia: Loretta "Etta" May Cusick
died 13 Jun 1962 Montrose, Montrose Co, Colo
buried Lakeside Cem, Canon City, Fremont Co, Colo
#11 Jonathan Decatur born 1871
died 1871
#12 Viola Bell born 04 Jul 1873
died 27 Mar 1874
#13 Lillie Mae Johnson born 05 Sep 1875 Taylor Co, Ia
married 03 Jun 1896 Taylor Co, Ia: George B. Darnold
died 12 Jul 1961 Lincoln, Lancaster Co, Nebr
buried Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, Lancaster Co, Ne
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1860 Census Madison County, Fairfield Twp, Oh: #887
Jonathan Johnson 29 m NJ
Siner Johnson 27 f Oh
Mary Johnson 8 f Oh
Evaline Johnson 7 f Oh
George W. Johnson 4 m Oh
Charles Johnson 3 m Oh
Lucy A. Johnson 1 f Oh
1870 Census Jay County, Jefferson Twp, Ind. #137
Jonathan Johnson 40 m NJ
Siner Johnson 38 f Oh
Mary E. Johnson 17 f Oh
Evaline C. Johnson 16 f Oh
George W. Johnson 13 m Ill
Charles E. Johnson 11 m Ill
Rebecca E. Johnson 8 f Oh
Fedelia Johnson 5 f Oh
Emma Johnson 2 f Ind
Jerimiah Johnson 1 m Ind
1880 Taylor County, Nodaway Twp, Iowa, 8 Jul; #128
Johnathan Johnson 48 m NJ
Amelia Johnson 46 f Oh
Edward Johnson 23 m Ill
Idella Johnson 16 f Oh
Emma Johnson 14 f Oh
Jerry Johnson 10 m Ind
Lilly Johnson 4 f Iowa
1880 Nodaway/Holt Twp Taylor Co, Iowa, 30 Jun; #18.19
Newton Frost, 31 m farmer NY -- --
Rebecca Frost 19 wife Oh Va Oh
1885 Dallas Twp, Taylor Co, Iowa; #105
Newton B. Frost 24 m NY
Rebecca E. Frost 23 f Taylor Co, Iowa
Jonathan A. Frost 0 m Taylor Co, Iowa
1900 Joplin, Jasper Co, Mo
Newton B. Frost, Jun 1857 NY NY NY
Becca E. Frost Oct 1861 Ohio NJ Oh
Myrtle M. Frost Aug 1887 Kansas NY Oh
1910 Carterville, Jasper Co, Mo
Newton B. Frost 52 m NY
Rebecca E. Frost 49 f Ks
1920 Rock Falls, Phelps Co, Ne
Newton B. Frost 61 m NY
Rebecca E. Frost 59 f Oh
1930 Oxford, Harlan Co, Ne
Rebecca E. Frost 68 Oh
1885 State Census Taylor Co, Ia
Jonathan Johnson 54 m NJ
Signor Johnson 53 f Oh
Fidella Johnson 19 f Oh
Emma Johnson 18 f Ind
Jerry Johnson 16 m Ind
Lilla Johnson 9 f Taylor Co, Iowa
1895 State Census Taylor Co, Ia
Jonathan Johnson 63 m NJ
Siner Johnson 63 f Oh
Henry Frost 38 m NY
Eveline Frost 40 f Oh
Fred Frost 14 m Taylor Co, Ia
Almeda Frost 12 f Taylor Co, Ia
Lillie Johnson 18 f Taylor Co, Ia
1900 Taylor Co, Dallas Twp, Iowa
Jonathan Johnson, Feb 1838, 62, NJ NJ NJ; married 42 yrs
Sinar Johnson, Dec 1839, 60, Oh Oh Oh, 13/9
1905 State Census Taylor Co, Dallas Twp, Iowa
J.T. Johnson, Guss, Iowa
Siner A. Johnson, Guss, Iowa
1910 Taylor Co, Nodaway Twp, Iowa, 4 May: #136
Charles E. Johnson, 52, m1/25, Ill NJ Oh
Eliza A. Johnson, 49, m1/25, Ill Pa Ireland
Silas W. Johnson, 21, Ia Ill Ill
Leslie J. Johnson, 19, Ia Ill Ill
Leroy E. Johnson, 17, Ia Ill Ill
S. Grace Johnson, 14, Ia Ill Ill
Vinnie? Johnson, 12, Ia Ill Ill
Raymond D. Johnson, 10, Ia Ill Ill
Jessie W. Johnson, 5 Ia Ill Ill
Jonathan T. Johnson, 80, m father, m/1, NJ NJ NJ
C.W. Johnson Rites at Guss

Last rites for C.W. Johnson of Guss were held at the Guss church, Tuesday afternoon, June 5 with Rev Clarence Moore of Clarinda officiating. Burial was in the Guss cemetery.

Calvin Wesley Johnson, son of George Washington Johnson and Marilda Cutbirth Johnson, was born Oct 13, 1882 on the farm near Guss, Iowa, in Taylor county, where he lived his entire life. He passed away at his farm home on Sunday, June 3 at the age of 79 years, seven months, 21 days.

He was married to Sarrah Emma Holland at Guss on Dec 18, 1907. To them were born six sons: Floyd Allen of New Market, Loyal Albert of Nodaway, Francis Ervin of Brooks, A. Delbert, George Walter and Wilber Lloyd, all three of Nodaway.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Clarence Edward.

The surviving relatives are his wife and the six sons, six daughters-in-law, 16 grandchildren, four great grandchildren.