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Adolph M. Johnson

Male 1871 - 1952  (81 years)


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  • Name Adolph M. Johnson 
    Born 15 Mar 1871  Waukon, Allamakee, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Nov 1952  Lanesboro, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Holt, Adolph M. Johnson, born Mar 1871, age 29, married 9 years, born IA, parents born Norway, farmer, wife Ellen B., born Apr 1869, age 31, married 9 years, mother of 5 children 4 living, born MN, parents born Norway, daughter Ella M., born Aug 1892, age 7, born MN, son Miner, born Sep 1894, age 5, born MN, daughter Alma E., born Sept 1896, age 3, born MN, son Frances M., born July 1898, age 1, born MN, boarder Peter E. Rein, born Oct 1878, age 21, born MN, farm laborer

      1910 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Holt, Adolph M. Johnson, 39, married once 18 years, born IA, parents born Norway, farmer general farm, wife Ellen, 41, born MN, parents born Norway, daughter Ella, 17, born MN, son Miner, 15, born MN, daughter Alma, 13, born MN, son Frances, 11, born MN, son Erven, 9, born MN, son Anthony, 7, born MN, son Lenard, 4, born MN

      1920 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Holt, Adolf M. Johnson, owns farm with mortgage, 48, born IA, parents born Norway, farmer general farm, wife Elen, 50, born MN, parents born Norway, son Minard A., 25, born MN, farm laborer general farm, daughter Alma, 23, born MN, daughter Frances A., 21, born MN, farm laborer general farm, son Ervin, 19, born MN, farm laborer home farm, son Antoney A., 17, born MN, farm laborer home farm, son Leonard A., 14, born MN, grandchild Myrland L. Lewis, 2-11/12, born MN, parents born MN, brother Fred M. Johnson, 36, born MN, farm hand general farm

      1930 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Holt, Adolph M. Johnson, owns farm, owns radio, 59, first married 20, born IA, parents born Norway, farmer general farm, wife Ellen, 60, first married 22, born MN, parents born Norway, daughter Alma, 34, born MN, son Irvin, 30, born MN, farmer, son Lenard, 24, born MN, farmer, brother Fred, 46, single, born MN, servant, relative Merland, 13, born MN

      One source indicated wedding to Ellen Rein, was double wedding with Edward Mindrum and Elise Johnson on 23 Mar 1895. (Unsubstantiated. Hauske Family Tree, www.ancestry.com says they were married 1891. They had children Ella in 1892, Miner in 1894. Highland Prairie Church Records do not record Johnson/Rein wedding on 23 Mar 1895)

      Adolph and Ellen raised their grandson, Merlin, when their daughter, Ella, died in 1919. They adopted him and he changed his surname from Lewis to Johnson. Adolph and Ellen did not raise Merlin's twin brother, Erlin, who kept his surname as Lewis. [2, 3, 4, 5]
    Person ID I30501  Mindrum
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2014 

    Father Mathias Johnson,   b. 9 Jul 1839, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1909  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Ellen Gullickson,   b. 10 Feb 1841, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1912  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1865 
    • Mathias Johnson and Ellen Gullickson married in 1865 and emigrated , tothe United States in 1867.
    Family ID F292  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Berntine Anderson Rein,   b. 18 Apr 1869, Norway Twp., Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1945, Lanesboro, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1891  [2, 6
    Children 
     1. Ella M. Else Johnson,   b. 10 Aug 1892, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1919, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F20893  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Johnson, Adolph and Ellen Rein
    Johnson, Adolph and Ellen Rein

  • Sources 
    1. [S5299] Ancestry Public Trees, Junge/Wolter/Powers/Qualley Family Tree, www.ancestry.com.

    2. [S6391] 1900 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Holt, Enum. Dist. 27, sheet 7A.

    3. [S6390] 1910 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Holt, Enum. Dist. 27, sheet 3A.

    4. [S6389] 1920 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Holt, Enum. Dist. 25, sheet 5B.

    5. [S6388] 1930 US Census, Minnesota, Fillmore, Holt, Enum. Dist. 23-18, sheet 2B.

    6. [S8157] Ancestry Public Trees, Hauske Family Tree, www.ancestry.com.