Joseph Johnson1

#18923, (30 November 1651 - 11 March 1733)
Father*Thomas Johnson Jr.1 (s 1626 - 1695)
Mother*Ellen Bostwick1 (c 1633 - )


Rebecca Pierson b. s 1653
Birth*30 November 1651He was born on 30 November 1651 at ConnecticutG.1 
Baptism8 February 1656He was baptized on 8 February 1656 at New Haven ColonyG.1 
Marriage*say 1674He married Rebecca Pierson say 1674.2 
2 November 1694In Thomas Johnson Jr.'s will dated 2 November 1694, Joseph Johnson was named as an heir.3 
Death*11 March 1733He died on 11 March 1733 at age 81.4 


  1. [S1714] Henry White, "List of Baptisms in the Church in New Haven, Conn., 1639–1666", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 9 (Oct. 1855): 357-364.
  2. [S320] Donald Lines Jacobus, compiler, Families of Ancient New Haven, Originally Published As New Haven Genealogical Magazine , Volumes I-VIII [1922-1921] and Cross Index Volume [1939] IX. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. (reprint), 1921-1939), V:1029, gives only her name.
  3. [S1075] A. van Doren Honeyman, William Whitehead and others, editors, Documents Relating to the Colonial and Revolutionary History of the State of New Jersey (Newark, NJ: Archives of the State of New Jersey, 1880–1949), XXIII:265. Will of Thomas Johnson, of Newark, age 64. Names youngest son Eliphalet principal heir and executor; legacies to other sons Joseph, John and Thomas; witn. John Prudden and John Curtis. Proved 21 Nov 1694, N.J. Archives, XXI, p. 215, and Essex Wills. Inventory 3 Dec 1694, by John Curtis and John Cooper, £174.11.6. Hereinafter cited as Documents Relating to the History of the New Jersey.
  4. [S320] Donald Lines Jacobus, Families of Ancient New Haven, V:1029.