Fourth Generation

35. Duard Lawrence JOHNSON Sr. was born on 19 November 1896. He died on 14 October 1960 at the age of 63 in Hancock Co., IN. Duard was raised by Aunt Dora and Uncle Charlie after death of his mother. Hubert and Jack were evidently raised by Henley and 2nd wife, but could have been raised the same as Duard. Evidently the second wife was mean to the first three boys.

Duard Lawrence JOHNSON Sr. and Bertha Emma WILLIAMS were married on 22 July 1918. They appeared in the census in 1920 in Center Twp., Marion Co., IN. Sheet 16 B, dwelling 375, family 387, 19 Jan 1920, line 98
Johnson, Duard, head, rent, M, W, 23, M, yes, yes, KY, KY,KY, Yes, machinist, drop forge shop, W
Bertha, wife, F, W, 19, M, yes, yes, KY, KY, KY
Duard, Jr., son, M, W, 7/12. S, IN, KY, KY Married in Muncie, IN by a J. P. Bertha Emma WILLIAMS, daughter of William Wesley WILLIAMS and Mollie Lee BATEMAN, was born on 8 October 1900 in Covington, Campbell Co., KY. She died on 23 October 1964 at the age of 64 in Hancock Co., IN.

Duard Lawrence JOHNSON Sr. and Bertha Emma WILLIAMS had the following children:



Duard Lawrence "Junior" JOHNSON Jr..



William Henley JOHNSON.



Addie Lee JOHNSON.






Meredith Paul JOHNSON.



Clarence Earl JOHNSON.



Thelma Marie JOHNSON.



Betty Jean JOHNSON.