Jesse Lewis Johnson (1896 - 1978)

Jesse Lewis Johnson
1896 - 1978
updated February 11, 2019
Jesse Lewis Johnson, father to 4 children, was born on January 29, 1896 in Neeley, Idaho. He married Emma Isabelle Nestor and Jesse died on May 18, 1978. They gave birth to Aethea (Johnson) Southwick, Tressie Johnson, Jessie Johnson, and Jeanette Johnson. He died on May 18, 1978 in Ogden, Utah at 82 years old.
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Jesse Lewis Johnson
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Jesse
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Lewis
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Johnson
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Jesse Johnson was born on in Neeley, Power County, Idaho United States 83211
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Jesse Johnson died on in Ogden, Weber County, Utah United States
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Jesse Johnson was born on in Neeley, Power County, Idaho United States 83211
Jesse Johnson died on in Ogden, Weber County, Utah United States
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Heart Attack
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in Ogden, Weber County, Utah United States
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White, Citizen

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USA

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

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Jesse Lewis Johnson & Emma Isabelle Nestor

May 18, 1978
Cause of Separation: Death
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Oct 20, 1905 - Mar 18, 1995

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May 10, 1929 - Unknown
Sep 5, 1926 - Sep 5, 1926
Sep 5, 1926 - May 23, 1997
Oct 17, 1932 - Unknown

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Jesse Lewis Johnson, father to 4 children, died on May 18, 1978 in Ogden, Utah at 82 years of age. He was buried in Ogden, Utah. Jesse was born on January 29, 1896 in Neeley, Idaho. He married Emma Isabelle Nestor and Jesse died on May 18, 1978. They gave birth to Aethea (Johnson) Southwick, Tressie Johnson, Jessie Johnson, and Jeanette Johnson.
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In 1896, in the year that Jesse Lewis Johnson was born, on May 18th, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in the case of Plessy v. Ferguson. By a vote of 7 to 1, the Court upheld state racial segregation laws, introducing the idea of "separate but equal" facilities for races.

In 1900, by the time he was just 4 years old, the unemployment rate in the U.S. was 5.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. 31% of all workers were employed in the public service sector, 19% of women were employed (1 percent of all lawyers and 6 percent of physicians were women), 6% of the workforce were children, and 14% of the workforce was "non-white."

In 1914, he was 18 years old when in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

In 1944, he was 48 years old when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1978, in the year of Jesse Lewis Johnson's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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