Looking for parents of JAMES JOHNSON, born aprx 1830, listed as being born at either Wimbotsham (fincham) or Downham (Donham Market), NORFOLK, IL.
He died June 10th 1897 in at Barroway Drove, Stow Barfolk, NORFOLK. Registry & probate in London.
In 1851 he was servant in the home of
Hollege NEAL/NEALE/NEIL, where he met his future wife Harriet Neal, whom he married in Dec. 1851.
She was born Stow, Norfolk March 1857
(Her father was Hollege/Halledge/Holman/Holditch Neal.
Her mother was Sarah ______
They had Sarah & Harriet. Sarh married a HOWARD and
had a M. A. Howard around 1871.)
Their residence for most of the years was in Downham Market,
downham, Norfolk. 143 Barroway Drove.
James and Harriet had:
1 Charles Johnson born ca Feb 1857
married Eliza Ann Digby, Downham Market 10-1877
2 John H. Johnson born ca 1859
3 Sarah E. Johnson born ca 1860/61
4 Hugo H. Johnson born ca 1862
5 Mary J. Johnson born ca 1867
6 Georg Edward Johnson born ca 1869
7 Ann M. Johnson born ca 1871
8 Adelaide. born
Three separate James Johnsons born around the same time:
1 James Johnson b.1831 Garestone, Norfolk Eng to
William Johnson & Sarah ?
2 James Johnson b. 1833 Beeston Regis, Norfolk, England
Sheingham, Erpingham, North Walson, to
Thomas Johnson & Ann_________.
3 James Johnson b. abt 1832 at East Lexham, Norfolk,
4 James Johnson b. abt 1830 at Fincham, Norfolk, England
C.P. thetford St. Culbert, Suffolk, Thetford Methwold.
to Lake Johnson & Jane _______
James is such a common name I can't find out who MY James
Johnson's parents and ancestors are.
born Feb 1857 Downham, Norfolk, England
died Jan 23rd 1917, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, U.S.A.
He worked at Republic Steel in Chicago - in the
"East Side" neighborhood.
He resided at 10638 S. Green Bay Avenue.
Charles married Eliza Ann Digby Oct. 11th 1877 in the parish of Downham Market by E.C. K. Bearcroft B.C.L. curate.
Eliza was born March 1857 to Frederic Digby & Emma _____.
Fredric parents were William Digby & Aves/Avis EARLE
Charles and Eliza had:
1 Frederic J. (James?) b. abt 1879, some time between
1881 census and 1891. Downham, Norfolk, England.
Stow Bardolph, Downham, Barroway Drove
2 William Johnson born aprx 1881/82 Downham, Norfolk
Stow Bardolph, Downham St. Edmunds, Downham,
died Chicago, Cook County, ILlinois
married Dorethea Doerr, Chicago, Cook, Illinois
3 George Johnson born ca 1884 Norfolk
4 Mabel born ca 1886 Norfolk
5 Aves Johnson born ca 1890 Norfolk, England
6 Addley Johnson (Adelaide?) born
Married Frank Williams
lived around 7447 SOuth Shore Drive
Chicago, IL (south shore neighborhood