Walter Edward Johnson1,2,3

M, #50263, b. 9 Feb 1936, d. 2 Aug 2008
FatherJohn Norman Johnson1 b. 23 Jan 1888, d. 29 Sep 1953
MotherOrpha Dell Blake1 b. 24 Dec 1902, d. 5 Oct 1971
Birth*9 Feb 1936 Walter was born at Minden, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Feb 1936.2,1 
 He was the son of John Norman Johnson and Orpha Dell Blake.1 
(Witness) Census2 May 1940 Walter Edward Johnson appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 in the household of John Norman Johnson and Orpha Dell Blake at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*29 Sep 1953 Walter Edward Johnson resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Sep 1953.4 
Marriage*19 Apr 1958 He married Rita Ann Britt at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Apr 1958.
Walter E. Johnson, age 22, single, b. Salem, res. Salem, par. Norman & Orpha, butcher; Rita Ann Britt, age 17, single, b. Wriston, res. Wriston, par. Dennie & Elsie; md by C.S. Donnelly.5 
Residence5 Oct 1971 Walter Edward Johnson resided at Carlisle, Warren Co, OH, on 5 Oct 1971.6 
Death*2 Aug 2008 Walter died on 2 Aug 2008 at age 72. Last residence: Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.7 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 May 1940Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVJohn Norman Johnson, Orpha Dell Blake, Beulah Mae Johnson and Walter Edward Johnson1

Family

Rita Ann Britt
Marriage*19 Apr 1958 He married Rita Ann Britt at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Apr 1958.
Walter E. Johnson, age 22, single, b. Salem, res. Salem, par. Norman & Orpha, butcher; Rita Ann Britt, age 17, single, b. Wriston, res. Wriston, par. Dennie & Elsie; md by C.S. Donnelly.5 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  3. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Walter Edward 'Ed' Johnson, online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed November 2016.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Norman Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 1 October 1953.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Orpha Dale Blake Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 6 October 1971.
  7. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.