Rebecca Johnson1

#2739, (circa 1808 - 9 October 1889)
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Walter Johnson2 (1782 - 1822)
Mother*Anna Bridges1 (1785 - 1874)

Family

Horatio F Cox b. c 1803, d. b 1873
Children 1.Pannel Cox+5 (c 1830 - )
 2.Lemon Cox+5 (c 1832 - )
 3.Sarah J Cox5 (c 1835 - )
 4.Louisa J Cox5 (c 1838 - c 1890)
 5.Walter Scott Cox+5 (c 1840 - )
Her married name was Cox.3 
Speculative, no proof that this Rebecca is the dau. of Walter and Anna.4 
Birth*circa 1808She was born circa 1808 at OhioG.5,6 
Marriage*say 1828She married Horatio F Cox say 1828.7 
1840She and Horatio F Cox appeared on the census of 1840 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG.8 
24 September 1850She and Horatio F Cox appeared on the census of 24 September 1850 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG; nei. W W, fam. 852.5 
20 June 1860She and Horatio F Cox appeared on the census of 20 June 1860 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG; neis. Lemon and Harriet Cox, fam. 368; Walter R Johnson (37), fam 369.9 
24 June 1870She and Horatio F Cox appeared on the census of 24 June 1870 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG.10 
17 July 1872In Horatio F Cox's will dated 17 July 1872, Rebecca Johnson was named as executrix.11 
8 June 1880She appeared on the census of 8 June 1880 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG.6 
Death*9 October 1889She died on 9 October 1889.12 

Citations

  1. [S189] Henry A. Ford and Mrs. Kate B. Ford, compiler, History of Hamilton County Ohio with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches (Cleveland, Ohio: L. A. Williams & Co., 1881), pg 248, Transcribed by Kym Pitman @ http://ohiobios.ancestralsites.com/hamilton_co/b00027.html
  2. [S189] Henry A. Ford and Mrs. Kate B. Ford, History of Hamilton County, p. 248: "Walter Johnson settled in Anderson township in 1804, where his death occurred eighteen years after. . . . His wife was Anna Bridges. The surviving members of his family are Rebecca Cox, W. W. H.Johnson, Franklin Johnson, Hannah Cord, Charles Johnson, Walter R. Johnson, Anna Johnson, and Sallie Norton."
  3. [S189] Henry A. Ford and Mrs. Kate B. Ford, History of Hamilton County, pages 242-254, transcribed by Kym Pitman.
  4. [S520] VWH.
  5. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Horatio Cox (47), b. VA, farmer, real estate value $4000; Rebecca (42), b. OH.
  6. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Rebecca Cox (72), b. and father b. OH, mother b. MA, keeping house.
  7. [S189] Henry A. Ford and Mrs. Kate B. Ford, History of Hamilton County, p. 248, "Walter Johnson settled in Anderson township in 1804, where his death occurred eighteen years after. He was born in Pennsylvania in 1782. He was a leading farmer, and was several times a member of the board of trustees of the school board. His wife was Anna Bridges. The surviving members of his family are Rebecca Cox, W. W. H.Johnson, Franklin Johnson, Hannah Cord, Charles Johnson, Walter R. Johnson, Anna Johnson, and Sallie Norton."
  8. [S54] 1840 U.S. Federal Census. Horatio F (30-39); F (30-39) [Rebecca]; m (10-14) [Pannel], m (5-9) [____]; f (15-19) [poss. Limon], f (5-9) [Sarah J], f (<5) [Louisa].
  9. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. H F (57), b. VA, farmer; Rabecca [sic] (54), b. OH.
  10. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Horatio F (67), b. VA, farmer; Rebecca (62), b. OH, keeping house.
  11. [S1678] Ohio, Wills and Probate Records, 1786-1998, index and images, online Ancestry.com, Hamilton Co., Wills, Vol 37-38, 1873-1874, img. 318/699. Will and probate record of Horatio F Cox. Will dated 17 Jul 1872; names "beloved wife" executrix and heir to the farm for her natural life; at her death all to be sold and proceed distributed to children Pannell T Cox, Lemon M Cox, Louisa J Cox and Walter S Cox. Witn. Charles and R L Wright, proved 24 Apr 1872.
  12. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, no photo or ciatation. Narrative: Rebecca J Johnson Cox, dau. of Walter and Anna Johnson, b. 6 Sep 1808, d. 9 Oct 1889. Memorial 58780023.