George Johnson (1909 - 1973)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

George Johnson Biography & Family History

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

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for George.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Buffalo, Erie County, New York

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

Share what George did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if George Johnson is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add George's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add George's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was George a religious man? Add George’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of George during various points of his life.

Timeline

1909 - In the year that George Johnson was born, William Howard Taft became the 27th President of the United States on March 4th. Previously Secretary of War, Judge on the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Solicitor General of the U.S., and Governor of both the Philippines and Cuba, Taft was the only President who went on to become Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

1918 - When he was only 9 years old, on November 1, an elevated train on the Brooklyn line of the subway - driven by an inexperienced operator because of a strike - tried to navigate a turn at 30mph. The limit on the curve was 6 mph. The 2nd and 3rd cars of the 5 car wooden train were badly damaged and at least 93 people were killed, making it the deadliest crash in New York subway history.

1966 - George was 57 years old when on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

1970 - He was 61 years old when on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

1973 - In the year of George Johnson's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

George Johnson Family Tree

Who was George’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share George’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

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

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

Obituary

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

George Johnson died in January 1973 at 63 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on May 6, 1909. There is no information about George's immediate family. We know that George Johnson had been residing in Buffalo, Erie County, New York.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of George Johnson

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources