Harry Johnson (1899 - 1974)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Harry Johnson Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Harry Johnson and his immediate Johnson family. Add to Harry 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 Harry.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Harry Johnson is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Harry's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Harry's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Male

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1899 - In the year that Harry Johnson was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

1915 - By the time he was 16 years old, in May, the RMS Lusitania was sunk by a German torpedo. The Lusitania was a British passenger ship that was sailing from New York to Liverpool England. She sank in 18 minutes - 1,198 died and 761 survived. While travelers were the main casualty - and commodity - the Lusitania did carry wartime weapons. "Remember the Lusitania" became the rallying cry of World War 1.

1932 - He was 33 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

1936 - When he was 37 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

1974 - In the year of Harry Johnson's passing, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

Harry Johnson Family Tree

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

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

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

Obituary

This obit of Harry 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.

Harry Johnson died in November 1974 at 75 years of age. There is no known cause of death. He was born on June 27, 1899. We have no information about Harry's family or relationships. We know that Harry Johnson had been residing in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Harry Johnson

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources