Lars Johnson immigrated from Denmark to Millard, Douglas Co., NE in 1870 and opened "johnson's Brickyard" in Millard. He was born Jan. 1844. He might be a Lars Jensen, because the name may have been mxed up in the immigration process. he married Sophie Nelson and ha at least 2 children: *Nels David Johnson, and Sophia (Sophie) Johnson. Nels married Johanna W. C. Poppenhagen in 1901, millard, NE. They were possibly in Gary, IN before Millard.
.Nels David (Dave) johnson married Johanna (Hannah) Whilamina Christina Popenhagen in Orchard, Antelope Co, NE in 1901.He ran a butcher shop which Hannah tended after Nels died in 1934 until her death in 1964.They were a Lutheran family.they had at least five children: Orlo Carlyle*, Willis F., Violet, Dean, David.Orlo Carlyle Johnson married Norma I. Peterson in Madison Co., NE in 1934.If you suspect any connection, please email me and we can exchange information.