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Joseph E. Johnston s/o Captain Peter Johnston & Mary Wood, VA

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Re: Gen. Joseph E. Johnston s/o Captain Peter Johnston & Mary Wood, VA

Posted: 20 Jun 2011 10:31AM GMT
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From various sources, this is what I have been able to put together on the family of J. E. Johnston, begining with his grandfather, Peter Johnston. Hope it helps your research.

Generation No. 1

1. PETER1 JOHNSTON was born 17 Nov 1710 in Scotland. He married MARTHA BUTLER. She was born 23 Apr 1732 in Prince George Co., VA.

Children of PETER JOHNSTON and MARTHA BUTLER are:
2. i. PETER2 JOHNSTON, b. 06 Jan 1763, Osborne's Landing, VA; d. 08 Dec 1831, Washington Co., VA.
3. ii. ANDREW JOHNSTON, b. 06 Mar 1767, Prince Edward Co., VA; d. 1807, NC.
iii. EDWARD JOHNSTON, m. MISS RANDOLPH.
4. iv. CHARLES JOHNSTON.

Generation No. 2

2. PETER2 JOHNSTON (PETER1) was born 06 Jan 1763 in Osborne's Landing, VA, and died 08 Dec 1831 in Washington Co., VA. He married (1) MARY VALENTINE WOOD 23 Jun 1788 in Goochland Co., VA, daughter of VALENTINE WOOD and LUCY HENRY. She was born 08 May 1769 in Goochland Co., VA, and died 17 Jun 1825 in Abington, VA. He married (2) ANNE NANCY BERNARD 13 Dec 1828 in Charles Copeland Residence, Richmond, VA. She was born 1775 in Buckingham Co., VA.

Children of PETER JOHNSTON and MARY WOOD are:
i. MARTHA3 JOHNSTON.
5. ii. JOHN WARFIELD JOHNSTON, b. 14 Dec 1790, Augusta Co., VA; d. Abt. 1818.
iii. PETER CARR JOHNSTON, b. 24 Feb 1793, Longwood, Prince Edward Co., VA; d. 1877.
iv. ALGERON SIDNEY JOHNSTON.
v. CHARLES CLEMENT JOHNSTON, b. 30 Apr 1795, Farmville, Prince Edward Co., VA; d. 17 Jun 1832, Alexandria, VA; m. (1) ELIZABETH PRENTISS STEPTOE; m. (2) LETITIA PICKETT.
vi. EDWARD JOHNSTON.
vii. BEVERLY RANDOLPH JOHNSTON.
viii. JOSEPH EGGLESTON JOHNSTON, b. 03 Feb 1807, Prince Edward Co., VA; d. 21 Mar 1891, Washington DC; m. LYDIA MULLIGAN MCLEAN, 10 Jul 1845, "Cherry Grove" Longwood, Prince Edward Co, VA; b. 31 Jan 1822, Wilmington, DE; d. 22 Feb 1887, Washington DC.
ix. BENJAMIN JOHNSTON.
x. JANE JOHNSTON.


3. ANDREW2 JOHNSTON (PETER1) was born 06 Mar 1767 in Prince Edward Co., VA, and died 1807 in NC. He married ANNE OWEN NASH 09 Feb 1797 in Prince Edward Co., VA. She was born 1775 in Prince Edward Co., VA.

Children of ANDREW JOHNSTON and ANNE NASH are:
i. MARTHA BUTLER3 JOHNSTON, b. Abt. 1798.
6. ii. JOHN NASH JOHNSTON, b. 15 Dec 1799, Cherry Grove, Prince Edward Co., VA; d. 22 Jul 1850, Buchanon, Botetourt Co., VA.
7. iii. EDWARD JOHNSTON, b. 10 Jan 1807, Cherry Grove, Prince Edward Co., VA; d. 01 May 1853.
8. iv. ELIZABETH FISHER JOHNSTON.
9. v. PETER BUTLER JOHNSTON, b. 25 Dec 1802, Prince Edward Co., VA.


4. CHARLES2 JOHNSTON (PETER1) He married (1) LETITIA PICKETT. He married (2) ELIZABETH STEPTOE.

Children of CHARLES JOHNSTON and LETITIA PICKETT are:
i. CHARLES3 JOHNSTON, d. 1850.
10. ii. EDWARD JOHNSTON.
iii. LUCY JOHNSTON, m. THOMAS MARSHALL AMBLER.
11. iv. FREDERICK JOHNSTON, d. 1893.


Children of CHARLES JOHNSTON and ELIZABETH STEPTOE are:
12. v. JAMES STEPTOE3 JOHNSTON.
vi. FRANCES STEPTOE JOHNSTON, m. JAMES T. ROYALL.
13. vii. MARY MORRIS JOHNSTON.
14. viii. JULIUS DANDRIDGE JOHNSTON.
ix. FRANCIS DUCHOQUET JOHNSTON.
x. MARTHA BUTLER JOHNSTON.


Generation No. 3

5. JOHN WARFIELD3 JOHNSTON (PETER2, PETER1) was born 14 Dec 1790 in Augusta Co., VA, and died Abt. 1818. He married LOUISA BOWEN. She was born Abt. 1794.

Child of JOHN JOHNSTON and LOUISA BOWEN is:
15. i. JOHN WARFIELD4 JOHNSTON, b. 09 Sep 1818, Washington Co., VA; d. 27 Feb 1889, Richmond, VA.


6. JOHN NASH3 JOHNSTON (ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 15 Dec 1799 in Cherry Grove, Prince Edward Co., VA, and died 22 Jul 1850 in Buchanon, Botetourt Co., VA. He married ELIZABETH OGILINE BELL 04 Apr 1833 in Botetourt Co., VA. She was born 24 Dec 1814 in Scotland.

Children of JOHN JOHNSTON and ELIZABETH BELL are:
16. i. ANDREW BELL4 JOHNSTON, b. 04 Apr 1834.
ii. FRANCES NASH JOHNSTON, b. 1835.
iii. EDWARD ALLEN JOHNSTON, b. 1836.
17. iv. JOHN WILLIAM JOHNSTON, b. 06 Jul 1838, Pattonsburg, VA; d. 21 May 1905, Richmond, VA.
18. v. HELEN JOHNSTON, b. 1845.
vi. MARIANA JOHNSTON, b. 15 Nov 1847.
19. vii. WALTER NASH JOHNSTON, b. 24 Mar 1851.


7. EDWARD3 JOHNSTON (ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 10 Jan 1807 in Cherry Grove, Prince Edward Co., VA, and died 01 May 1853. He married EMMELINE SOPHIA BOWYER 14 May 1829 in Lauderdale, Botetourt Co., VA. She was born 26 Feb 1809 in Fincastle, Botetourt Co., VA, and died 02 Jan 1893 in Buchanon, Botetourt Co., VA.

Child of EDWARD JOHNSTON and EMMELINE BOWYER is:
20. i. THOMAS HENRY4 JOHNSTON, b. 04 Oct 1836, Lauderdale, Botetourt Co., VA.


8. ELIZABETH FISHER3 JOHNSTON (ANDREW2, PETER1) She married THOMAS BROWN.

Children of ELIZABETH JOHNSTON and THOMAS BROWN are:
21. i. THOMAS4 BROWN.
ii. EMMELINE BROWN.
iii. WILLIAM J. BROWN.
iv. EDWARD BROWN.


9. PETER BUTLER3 JOHNSTON (ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 25 Dec 1802 in Prince Edward Co., VA. He married MISS HIGGINBOTHAM. She was born 07 Jun 1813 in Amherst Co., VA.

Children of PETER JOHNSTON and MISS HIGGINBOTHAM are:
i. JAMES ANDREW4 JOHNSTON, d. 1882; m. MISS BUGLE.
ii. WILLIAM HOPKINS JOHNSTON.
iii. EDWARD JOHNSTON.
22. iv. ELIZA A. JOHNSTON.
v. PETER JOHNSTON.
vi. JOHN HENRY JOHNSTON, m. MISS ROGAN.
23. vii. EMELINE NASH JOHNSTON.
24. viii. ABNER NASH JOHNSTON, b. 1849; d. 10 May 1904, Natural Bridge, Rockbridge Co., VA.
25. ix. CHARLES A. JOHNSTON.
26. x. MARGARET LANG JOHNSTON.


10. EDWARD3 JOHNSTON (CHARLES2, PETER1) He married ANNE KEITH.

Child of EDWARD JOHNSTON and ANNE KEITH is:
i. CAROLINE4 JOHNSTON, d. 1845.


11. FREDERICK3 JOHNSTON (CHARLES2, PETER1) died 1893. He married ANN CARTWELL BURWELL.

Children of FREDERICK JOHNSTON and ANN BURWELL are:
i. FRANCES CARTWELL4 JOHNSTON.
ii. LUCY CARTER JOHNSTON.
iii. MARTHA JOHNSTON.
iv. MARY DILLON JOHNSTON.
v. JULIA BURWELL JOHNSTON.
27. vi. CHARLES JOHNSTON.
28. vii. NATHANIEL BURWELL JOHNSTON.
29. viii. LEWIS BURWELL JOHNSTON.
ix. ELIZABETH PRENTISS JOHNSTON, m. CLARENCE Y. CAVITT.


12. JAMES STEPTOE3 JOHNSTON (CHARLES2, PETER1) He married (1) LOUISA CLARISSA BRIDGES COVINGTON. He married (2) MISS WOOD. She was born in MS.

Children of JAMES JOHNSTON and LOUISA COVINGTON are:
i. JOSEPH DUNBAR4 JOHNSTON.
30. ii. CHARLES JOHNSTON.
iii. OLIVIA MAGRUDA JOHNSTON.
31. iv. JAMES STEPTOE JOHNSTON, b. 09 Jun 1843, Jefferson Co., MS.


Children of JAMES JOHNSTON and MISS WOOD are:
v. ROSA4 JOHNSTON, m. D. D. MILLER.
vi. MARY FRANCES JOHNSTON.


13. MARY MORRIS3 JOHNSTON (CHARLES2, PETER1) She married (1) JOHN G. DILLON. She married (2) JOHN ATKINSON CUNNINGHAM.

Child of MARY JOHNSTON and JOHN DILLON is:
i. EDWARD4 DILLON.


Child of MARY JOHNSTON and JOHN CUNNINGHAM is:
ii. JOHN ATKINSON4 CUNNINGHAM.


14. JULIUS DANDRIDGE3 JOHNSTON (CHARLES2, PETER1) He married NEVILLE CHRISTIE. She was born in St. Louis, MO.

Children of JULIUS JOHNSTON and NEVILLE CHRISTIE are:
32. i. VIGINIA NEVILLE4 JOHNSTON.
33. ii. MARTHA JOHNSTON.


Generation No. 4

15. JOHN WARFIELD4 JOHNSTON (JOHN WARFIELD3, PETER2, PETER1) was born 09 Sep 1818 in Washington Co., VA, and died 27 Feb 1889 in Richmond, VA. He married NECKETTI BUCHANAN FLOYD 12 Oct 1841 in Tazwell Co., VA. She was born 06 Jun 1819 in Montgomery Co, VA.

Child of JOHN JOHNSTON and NECKETTI FLOYD is:
i. SALLIE BUCHANAN FLOYD5 JOHNSTON, b. 10 Mar 1848, Tazwell Co., VA.


16. ANDREW BELL4 JOHNSTON (JOHN NASH3, ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 04 Apr 1834. He married MISS BARNES.

Children of ANDREW JOHNSTON and MISS BARNES are:
i. LOLA5 JOHNSTON.
ii. ANDREW JOHNSTON.
iii. HELEN JOHNSTON.
iv. NASH JOHNSTON.


17. JOHN WILLIAM4 JOHNSTON (JOHN NASH3, ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 06 Jul 1838 in Pattonsburg, VA, and died 21 May 1905 in Richmond, VA. He married ELIZABETH DIXON ALEXANDER 1868 in Buchanan, VA. She was born 03 Feb 1848 in Moorefield, WV.

Children of JOHN JOHNSTON and ELIZABETH ALEXANDER are:
i. MARY5 JOHNSTON, b. 21 Nov 1870, Buchannan, Botetourt Co., VA; d. 1936.
ii. ELOISE JOHNSTON, b. 13 Feb 1872.
iii. JOHN W. JOHNSTON.
iv. WALTER JOHNSTON.
v. ELIZABETH JOHNSTON, b. 12 Jul 1887.
vi. ANNE ALEXANDERJOHNSTON, b. 13 Jan 1875; d. 03 Apr 1901, AL; m. THOMAS HENRY JOHNSTON, Bef. 1898, NY; b. 22 Mar 1863, Lauderdale, Botetourt Co., VA; d. 11 Dec 1935, Birmingham, AL.


18. HELEN4 JOHNSTON (JOHN NASH3, ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 1845. She married N. HUTTON.

Children of HELEN JOHNSTON and N. HUTTON are:
i. WILLIAM5 HUTTON.
ii. WALTER HUTTON.
iii. ELIZABETH HUTTON.


19. WALTER NASH4 JOHNSTON (JOHN NASH3, ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 24 Mar 1851. He married ALICE BOYD.

Child of WALTER JOHNSTON and ALICE BOYD is:
i. ALICE BOYD5 JOHNSTON.


20. THOMAS HENRY4 JOHNSTON (EDWARD3, ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 04 Oct 1836 in Lauderdale, Botetourt Co., VA. He married SARAH WATSON MINOR HOLLADAY 19 Apr 1860 in Botetourt Co., VA, daughter of JOHN HOLLADAY and JULIA MINOR. She was born 01 Apr 1842 in Sunninghill, Louisa Co., VA, and died 03 Apr 1932 in Birmingham, AL.

Children of THOMAS JOHNSTON and SARAH HOLLADAY are:
i. THOMAS HENRY5 JOHNSTON, b. 22 Mar 1863, Lauderdale, Botetourt Co., VA; d. 11 Dec 1935, Birmingham, AL; m. (1) ANNE ALEXANDERJOHNSTON, Bef. 1898, NY; b. 13 Jan 1875; d. 03 Apr 1901, AL; m. (2) MARY HELEN, 08 Nov 1905.
ii. LEONORA JOHNSTON, m. ROBERT LEE PRESTON, 19 Dec 1888, Bedford Co., VA; b. Washington DC.
iii. JULIA HOLLADAY JOHNSTON, m. JOHN GERNOT.
iv. EDWARD JOHNSTON.


21. THOMAS4 BROWN (ELIZABETH FISHER3 JOHNSTON, ANDREW2, PETER1) He married MISS PEYTON.

Children of THOMAS BROWN and MISS PEYTON are:
i. BALDWIN5 BROWN.
ii. PEYTON BROWN.


22. ELIZA A.4 JOHNSTON (PETER BUTLER3, ANDREW2, PETER1) She married OWEN.

Children of ELIZA JOHNSTON and OWEN are:
i. JAMES H.5 OWEN.
ii. THOMAS OWEN.
iii. CHARLES OWEN.
iv. MARY OWEN.
v. EMMA OWEN.
vi. ANDREW JOHNSTON OWEN.


23. EMELINE NASH4 JOHNSTON (PETER BUTLER3, ANDREW2, PETER1) She married JOHN T. MARTIN.

Children of EMELINE JOHNSTON and JOHN MARTIN are:
i. MARY V.5 MARTIN.
ii. JOHN JOHNSTON MARTIN.
iii. EMMA E. MARTIN.


24. ABNER NASH4 JOHNSTON (PETER BUTLER3, ANDREW2, PETER1) was born 1849, and died 10 May 1904 in Natural Bridge, Rockbridge Co., VA. He married (1) SALLIE STRANGE. She was born 06 Apr 1855. He married (2) ANN ARNOLD.

Child of ABNER JOHNSTON and SALLIE STRANGE is:
i. SALLIE STRANGE5 JOHNSTON.


Children of ABNER JOHNSTON and ANN ARNOLD are:
ii. ANDREW5 JOHNSTON.
iii. A. NASH JOHNSTON.
iv. JOHN A. JOHNSTON.
v. WILLIAM E. JOHNSTON.
vi. CHALRES PETER JOHNSTON.
vii. ANNA NASH JOHNSTON.


25. CHARLES A.4 JOHNSTON (PETER BUTLER3, ANDREW2, PETER1)

Child of CHARLES A. JOHNSTON is:
i. HELEN5 JOHNSTON.


26. MARGARET LANG4 JOHNSTON (PETER BUTLER3, ANDREW2, PETER1) She married EUGENE W. STOOE.

Children of MARGARET JOHNSTON and EUGENE STOOE are:
i. HELEN JOHNSTON5 STOOE.
ii. EUGENIA STOOE.


27. CHARLES4 JOHNSTON (FREDERICK3, CHARLES2, PETER1) He married NANNIE TRENT THORNTON.

Children of CHARLES JOHNSTON and NANNIE THORNTON are:
i. FREDERICK5 JOHNSTON.
ii. MARY LOUISE JOHNSTON.
iii. KATE COURTENAY JOHNSTON.


28. NATHANIEL BURWELL4 JOHNSTON (FREDERICK3, CHARLES2, PETER1) He married MARY SAYRE MACON.

Children of NATHANIEL JOHNSTON and MARY MACON are:
i. CHARLES5 JOHNSTON.
ii. JAMES MARKAM AMBLER JOHNSTON.
iii. MILES CARY SELDON JOHNSTON.
iv. NANCY BURWELL JOHNSTON.


29. LEWIS BURWELL4 JOHNSTON (FREDERICK3, CHARLES2, PETER1) He married POCAHONTAS DUPUY.

Children of LEWIS JOHNSTON and POCAHONTAS DUPUY are:
i. CARTER DUPUY5 JOHNSTON.
ii. PRENTISS DUPUY JOHNSTON.
iii. LEWIS DUPUY JOHNSTON.


30. CHARLES4 JOHNSTON (JAMES STEPTOE3, CHARLES2, PETER1) He married (1) ELIZA JANE WOOD. He married (2) MARY SKINNER.

Children of CHARLES JOHNSTON and MARY SKINNER are:
i. JAMES STEPTOE5 JOHNSTON.
ii. LOUISA JOHNSTON.
iii. DOUGLAS JOHNSTON.
iv. JOSEPH EGGLESTON JOHNSTON.


31. JAMES STEPTOE4 JOHNSTON (JAMES STEPTOE3, CHARLES2, PETER1) was born 09 Jun 1843 in Jefferson Co., MS. He married MARY GREEN.

Children of JAMES JOHNSTON and MARY GREEN are:
i. ROBERTA T.5 JOHNSTON.
ii. MERCER GREEN JOHNSTON, m. KATHERINE AUBREY; b. VA.
iii. MARIE LOUISE JOHNSTON, m. JOHN MITCHELL.
iv. OLIVIA FAIR JOHNSTON, m. GEORGE BENNETT TALIAFERRO.
v. FREDERICK JAMES JOHNSTON, b. Mt. Sterling, KY; m. ANNA WAELDER; b. San Antonio, TX.
vi. BENJAMIN CHARLES JOHNSTON, b. Mt. Sterling, KY.


32. VIGINIA NEVILLE4 JOHNSTON (JULIUS DANDRIDGE3, CHARLES2, PETER1) She married BEVERLY H. ROBERTSON.

Children of VIGINIA JOHNSTON and BEVERLY ROBERTSON are:
i. SAMUEL CHURCHILL5 ROBERTSON.
ii. JULIUS JOHNSTON ROBERTSON.
iii. HENRY W. ROBERTSON.
iv. JOHN C. ROBERTSON.


33. MARTHA4 JOHNSTON (JULIUS DANDRIDGE3, CHARLES2, PETER1) She married FLANNAGAN.

Children of MARTHA JOHNSTON and FLANNAGAN are:
i. JULIUS JOHNSTON5 FLANNAGAN.
ii. OLIVIA FLANNAGAN.
iii. FREDERICK FLANNAGAN.


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