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FAMILY, ANCESTORS & DECENDENTS OF;

CLARENCE ERESTUS JOHNSON

31 Mar. 1883 - 29 Jan 1941

MINNIE TERESA SINGLEY

24 Mar 1849 - 12 Nov. 1967


CLARENCE ERESTUS JOHNSON was born in Gwinnett Co, GA 31 Mar. 1883. He was the elder son of HENRY JOHNSON b. 1859 and d. 29 Jan 1941 Gwinnett Co, GA and Martha Green b. 1861 and d. 1934 both buried, McKendree Meth. Cemetery Gwinnett Co., GA. HENRY was the son of NOEL and MARY ANN McDANIEL JOHNSON. NOEL was a soldier in the Confederate Army in Co. E, 1st GA Mil. MARY was the dau. of WILLIAM and SARAH COUCH McDANIEL and grand-dau. of Rev. War soldier JAMES McDANIEL. MARTHA GREEN was the dau, of EMILY GREEN dau. of SHADRACK L. GREEN b. 13 Oct.1800 SC and d. 13 May 1864 and is buried in Fairview Presb. Cemetery. SHADRACK was veteran of the US and Mexican War, Co. B, GA Mounted Vol. He was serving in the Confederate Army when he died. These were all early settlers of Gwinnett Co. GA. CLARENCE JOHNSONís siblings were; EMMETT L. JOHNSON b. 3 May 1887, BURT L. JOHNSON b. 12 Feb 1894 m. BLONDINE W. JOHNSON, THOMAS JOHNSON b. 14 April 1894 m. Ora JOHNSON PLINY A. JOHNSON b. Aug. 1898. All were born in Gwinnett Co., GA CLARENCE JOHNSON m. 10 Nov. 1881 in Gwinnett Co., MINNIE TERESA SINGLEY b. 22 May 1886 in Butts Co, GA. d. 12 Nov. 1967 in East Point, GA. MINNIE SINGLEY was the dau. of JOHN H. SINGLEY b. 24 Mar 1849 in Butts Co, GA. and EMILY TRESSA PRESTON b. 1848 in Butts Co, GA. EMILY PRESTON was the granddaughter of GILLIAM PRESTON and great granddaughter of THOMAS PRESTON, Jr. who was an early settler of Walton, Co., GA. He was a Rev. WAR soldier as was his father, THOMAS PRESTON, Sr. who was in the battle of Kings Mountain. JOHN H. SINGLEY was a soldier in the Confederate Army as was his father JOHN LEWIS SINGLEY who died of neglect in the Yankee prison, Camp Chase in OHIO. He was the son of JOHN SINGLEY, Sr. son of JACOB SINGLEY a Rev. War veteran. JOHN L. SINGLEY was m. to EMILY JANE COLE b.1827 in Butts Co, GA. dau. of JESSE and ELIZABETH CRAWFORD COLE. JESSE is the son of ROBERT COLE and ELIZABETH FAMBROUGH. ROBERT COLE was a veteran of the WAR of 1812 both buried at Newnan City cemetery Newnan, GA. ROBERT COLEís father was JOHN COLE a veteran of the Rev. War. Elizabeth is the dau. of ANDERSON FAMBROUGH born 10 Jan. 1757 and AGNES MULLINS, b. 1755 d. 1810. ANDERSON FAMBROUGH was a veteran of the WAR of 1812. ELIZABETH CRAWFORD w/o JESSE COLE was the dau. of WILLIAM CRAWFORD and MARY SHANKLIN. WILLIAM CRAWFORD was a veteran of the War of 1812 and his father THOMAS CRAFORD was a veteran of the Rev. War. MARY SHANKLIN was the dau. of THOMAS SHANKLIN a veteran of the Rev. War, and HANNAH SWEARGEN dau. of JOSEPH VAN SWEARINGEN a veteran of the Rev. War. AGNES MULLINS was the dau. of JOHN H. MULLINS and SUSANNAH MORTON. John H. Mullins was a veteran of the Rev WAR. SUSANNAH MORTON was the dau. of Col JOSEPH MORTON a Rev. WAR veteran and Mary GOODE. Children of CLARENCE and MINNIE JOHNSON were: #1. NATHAN LEWIS JOHNSON b.16 Jul 1902, d.10 Jun 1989 in Dallas, NC. m. 1st., LOIS LILLIAN WESTBROOK b. 16 July 1902, d. 23 Mar. 1928. LOIS was the dau. of JAMES LEWIS WESTBROOK b. 21 May 1876 in Carroll Co., GA and MARY LYNCH b. 1883. JAMES WESTBROOK was the son of WILLIAM L. WESTBROOK b. 1815, NC and LAVINIA CRIDER b. 1836. WILLIAM was a soldier of the Confederate Army. NATHAN m. 2nd GLADYS WESTBROOK sister to LOIS WESTBROOK. NATHAN and LOIS had one daughter, RUBY VIRGINIA JOHNSON b. 20 Mar. 1924 (Living) m. JAMES Calvin CORLEY b. 1 Aug 1921 in Henry Co, GA. d. 8 Aug 1973 in Rockdale Co, GA. Buried Stockbridge Cemetery Stockbridge, GA. They had issue; 1. KENNETH JAMES CORLEY (Living) m. BARBA RENOLES, issue a. KIRT CORLEY, b. KENNEY CORLEY, c. BILLY CORLEY, d. SONUA CORLEY. 2. DAVID EARNEST CORLEY (Living) m. SHERRY SUE GENTRY, issue a. JOE AARON CORLEY (Living) M. PAULA EVERSOUL. b. JUSTIN DANIAL CORLEY. 3. ROGER LIWES CORLEY (Living) m. TINA MARIE XXXX, issue, CRAGE CORLEY (Living) m. xxxxxx TAMMY MARIE CORLEY m. xxxxx. 4. CHARLLOTTE ANN CORLEY (Living) m. 1st RONNY WEBB d. 1972, issue, a. RONNAD MACHEIAL WEBB m. xxxxx. b. MONICA XXX WEBB m. CHRISS MULLINS. m. 2ND GEORGE WILKINS, ISSUE, BRAIN GEORGE WILKINS. #2. OTIS BENJAMIN JOHNSON b. 1 Oct. 1903 in Walton Co., GA and d. 31 Aug. 1965 in Lawrenceville, GA. buried Sweetwater Primitive Baptist Cemetery. m. MARY IDELL PAGE b. 23 May 1906 and d. 5 Apr. 1977. #3. GARLAND ERESTUS JOHNSON b. 16 JUNE, 1905 in Gwinett Co., GA and d. 22 Dec 1974 in Covington, GA. buried in East Point, GA. m. 1st CURTIS SANDERS b: 7 Oct 1907 in Loganville, Ga. and d. 4 Jan 1998 in Stockbridge, GA. 2nd m. ESSIE VANDEMAR RUTLEDGE b. 4 Sep 1902 in Milstead, Ga and d. 10 Sep 1962 in Atlanta, GA. 3rd m. IDA BELLE GRAHAM b. 24 Aug 1918 in Anniston, AL. and d. 15 Aug 1995 in Calhoun, GA. #4. CLARENCE CLEVELAND JOHNSON b. 12 Sep 1907 in Gwinnett Co. GA. and d. 28 Mar 1967 in East Point, GA. buried in Colleger Park, GA. m. 1st GERTRUDE TONY CHILDERS B. 12 Jan 1911 in Dawsonville, Ga. and d. 27 Jun 1945 in East Point, GA. m. 2nd Frances Louise REYNOLDS b. 28 Apr 1928 in Fulton Co, GA. #5. MINNIE LEE JOHNSON b. 1 Feb 1909 in Gwinnett Co., GA. and d. m. JOE CALUDE BARTON b. .18 Aug 1916 and d. 4 Feb 1977. both buried in College Park City cemetery. JOE was a veteran of WWII (No issue.) #6. MATTIE LOU JOHNSON B. 22 Nov 1911 in Gwinnett Co., Ga. AND d. 6 Feb 1973 in Atlanta, Ga. buried in College Park Cemetery m. BURNETT PARKER. #7. ERVIN LEROY JOHNSON b. 20 Mar 1913 in Gwinnett Co, GA. d. 12 Mar 1974 m. 1st ANNIE KATE KILGORE b. 24 May 1910 in Walton Co, GA and d. 4 Nov 1994 in Brazelton, GA. m. 2nd EULA BLANCH FULTON b. 22 Nov 1915 and d. Feb 1975 in Atlanta, GA. #8. ANNIE MAC JOHNSON b. 8 Aug 1914 in Gwinnett Co, GA. and d. Feb 1990 in Jonesboro, GA. m. KERMIT ROOSEVELT HENSON b. 24 Nov 1913 in College Park, GA. and d. Jan 1985 in Jonesboro, GA. #9. CHARLIE FLOYD JOHNSON b. 23 May 1916 in Gwinnett Co, GA. and d. Jun 1983 in Fairburn, GA. m. 1st. LERA ELIZABETH HENSON. m. 2nd STELLA NAVADA FORREST SPRUELL b. 6 Oct 1914 in Cherokee Co, GA. and d. Mar 1983 in Fairburn, GA. #10. DOLLIE MAC JOHNSON b. 2 Jan 1917 in Gwinnett Co, GA. and d. 5 Feb 1917 in Gwinnett Co, Ga. #11. THOMAS JACKSON JOHNSON b. 5 Feb 1919 in Gwinnett Co, Ga. d. 24 May 1998 in Riverdale, GA. Buried at McDonough City Cemetery. M. 1st BESSIE LEE SYKES b. 7 Feb 1919 in Douglasville, GA and d. 24 Jun 1992 in Jonesboro, GA. m. 2nd CARRIE JEWEL HARRIS b. and d.11 Sep 1997 in Stockbridge, GA. MINNIE TERESA JOHNSON w/o CLARENCE m. 2nd John HARP b.1862 and d. 1927 in Fulton Co, GA. They had one son, Ernest Grady HARP b. 9 Jul 1924 and d. 7 Jan. 2003 Minnie m. 3rd JOHN EDWARD THOMPSON b. 18 June 1861and d. 26 Feb. 1934 (No issue.)