Re: GREENE COUNTY, TENNESSEE/Johnston/Johnson James born 1813 Virginia
This is my GG-Grandfather I believe, Martha Elizabeth Johnston b. 17 Dec 1847 Greene Co, TN is my great-grandmother.She raised James Andrew Blakemore, her g-nephew, his mother was Mary L Johnson, daughter of David "Crockett" Johnson b. abt 1837 TN he married Lavina S Bowers. 1860 census Greene Co, TN 9th District P. O. Greeneville page 274 June 12 & 14:
Johnson, David C 22 TN Farmer
Levina 19 TN
Mary L 1/12 TN [her son is who Martha raised]
Census 1870 Washington Co, Ark. Cane Hill Twp, P. O. Boonsboro page 94 Sept.
Johnson, D. C. 32 TN Painter
L. 27 TN Keeping house
M. L. 10 TN at Home
James 8 TN at Home
Etta 6 TN at Home
Maggie 4 TN at Home
This is where Martha Elizabeth Johnston Allen and husband William Crawford Allen lived and where my grandmother Mary Jennie Allen was born in 1882. Martha & William Allen are buried in Cane Hill Cemetery.Also, one of Martha's sons is named William Crockett Allen....