Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Tombstone Tuesday - Harriet Johnston

Wife of
Joseph P. Johnston
July 26, 1837
Sept. 13, 1863
[below ground level]

Buried Smithland Cemetery, Smithland, Livingston County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 29 October 2010.

Joseph P. Johnston, who was born circa 1820 Pennsylvania, married Miss Harriet Cook, daughter of Elbert and Malinda Cook, 9 June  1856 Livingston County. Harriet was 18 years old when she married and was born in Pope County, Illinois. On the 1860 Livingston County census, Joseph P., Harriet and their three-year-old daughter, Ann E., were living with her father's  family in Smithland.

Copyright on text and photographs
by Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG
Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog

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