Adelia Johnson (1907 - 1980)



Adelia Johnson’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Adelia so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Adelia’s biography.

Adelia Johnson Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Adelia Johnson and her immediate Johnson family. Add to Adelia Johnson's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Adelia.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Adelia Johnson? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Potts Camp, Marshall County, Mississippi

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Adelia finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Adelia attend? Add education.


Share what Adelia did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Adelia Johnson is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Adelia's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Adelia's nationality.


Unknown. Was Adelia a religious woman? Add Adelia’s religion



Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Adelia during various points of her life.


1907 - In the year that Adelia Johnson was born, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

1912 - Adelia was just 5 years old when New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

1931 - Adelia was 24 years old when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

1978 - She was 71 years old when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

1980 - In the year of Adelia Johnson's passing, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

Adelia Johnson Family Tree

Who was Adelia’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Adelia’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Adelia's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Adelia Johnson
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Adelia's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Adelia Johnson is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Adelia Johnson passed away in March 1980 at age 72. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on May 25, 1907. We have no information about Adelia's family or relationships. We know that Adelia Johnson had been residing in Potts Camp, Marshall County, Mississippi.


What do you remember about Adelia Johnson? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Adelia is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Adelia Johnson


Other Biographies