Descendants of William Lee Johnson
submitted by May Kercheval
Generation No. 1
1. WILLIAM LEE1 JOHNSON
Child of WILLIAM LEE JOHNSON is:
2. i. WILLIAM JACOB JOHNSON2 MCVEY, b. November 10, 1872, WARRICK COUNTY, INDIANA; d. April 30, 1927, WARRICK COUNTY, INDIANA.
Generation No. 2
2. WILLIAM JACOB JOHNSON2 MCVEY (WILLIAM LEE1 JOHNSON) was born November 10, 1872 in WARRICK COUNTY, INDIANA, and died April 30, 1927 in WARRICK COUNTY, INDIANA. He married FLORA JANE ADDINGTON October 20, 1895 in DAVID ADDINGTON'S HOME, daughter of AMOS ADDINGTON and ELIZA CAIN. She was born May 16, 1874 in WARRICK COUNTY, IN, and died August 23, 1958 in WARRICK COUNTY, IN.
Notes for WILLIAM JACOB JOHNSON MCVEY:
Found at Tamara's Cemetery Site, Mt. Gilead Cemetery:
Wm J McVey 1872-1927
Flora J McVey 1874-1958
This information was found in" Combined Index of the Family and Bible Records Volume 1 - 14", written by Opal B. Phillips, Houston & Trillich were the publishers. I forgot to write the volume number down, but the page numbers were 35 & 36.
Found at US-Gen.com, Warrick County Marriage Supplement:
McVey, William J.: Charles/ Perl Woodword, MW23, 10/20/1895, H-26, 39
More About WILLIAM JACOB JOHNSON MCVEY:
Adoption: Abt. 1875, Birth parents were William Lee Johnson and Polly Coffee as per grandson William Lee McVey's bible. Charles and Pearl (Woodword) McVey were the adoptive parents. This information was found in" Combined Index of the Family and Bible Records Volume 1 - 14", written by Opal B. Phillips.
Burial: 1927, MT.GILEAD CEMENTARY, WARRICK COUNTY, INDIANA
Notes for FLORA JANE ADDINGTON:
I remember playing with her very old dolls. She was in a nursing home at the end. She would give us Brach's candy (pink peppermints), to this day when I see pink peppermint candy I think of her. It's been over 40 years since she died.
More About FLORA JANE ADDINGTON:
Burial: 1958, MT. GILEAD CEMETARY, WARRICK COUNTY, IN
Namesake: Flora May Leslie was named after Flora Jane.
Marriage Notes for WILLIAM MCVEY and FLORA ADDINGTON:
Marriage information was as of the year 1895.The information was found at the Warrick County Courthouse, by May Kercheval on August 27, 2001.
Wm. J. McVey, Flora J. Addington, Oct. 20, 1895, married by Rev. William Dempsey.
Children of WILLIAM MCVEY and FLORA ADDINGTON are:
i. CHARLES JACOB3 MCVEY, b. September 3, 1896; m. DANA D. SMITH, November 17, 1917.
3. ii. WILLIAM LEE MCVEY, b. October 27, 1898, BOONVILLE, IN (WARRICK); d. January 1997, BOONVILLE, IN (WARRICK).
iii. ELIZA MCVEY, b. August 18, 1900; d. July 28, 1901.
iv. FLOSSIE P. MCVEY, b. January 7, 1904; m. ROY A. MCNEELY, November 12, 1922.
v. LUCIE M. MCVEY, b. Abt. 1905; d. June 12, 1906.
vi. GERTRUDE J. MCVEY, b. September 14, 1907; d. April 9, 1911.
vii. EMMA ADA MCVEY, b. May 11, 1914; m. JOHNIE MELVIN FRANKLIN POWERS, December 24, 1941.
Notes for EMMA ADA MCVEY:
FOUND AT ANCESTRY.COM
Indiana Births, 1880-1920
McVey, Emma Ada William J Flora Addington F 11 May 1914 H-12 12 Warrick
4. viii. FLORA EDITH MCVEY, b. March 5, 1917.
Generation No. 3
3. WILLIAM LEE3 MCVEY (WILLIAM JACOB JOHNSON2, WILLIAM LEE1 JOHNSON) was born October 27, 1898 in BOONVILLE, IN (WARRICK), and died January 1997 in BOONVILLE, IN (WARRICK). He married (1) ESTHER JANE MCCOOL September 30, 1923, daughter of JOHN MCCOOL and MALONA EVANS. She was born June 16, 1906 in BOONVILLE, INDIANA, and died December 21, 1932 in EVANSVILLE, INDIANA STATE HOSPITAL. He married (2) NETTIE BULLOCK July 11, 1945.
Notes for WILLIAM LEE MCVEY:
This birth record was found at Warrick County Court House, Boonville, Indiana - Birth by Court Order Volume One, page number 169, additional information was 5th child - 2 living
Notes for ESTHER JANE MCCOOL:
Ester McCool's birth record was found at ancestry.com:
McCool, John Malona D Evans F 16 Jun 1906 H-9 9 Warrick
Found at Tamara's cemetery site, Mt.Gilead Cemetery:
Ester J McVey 1906-1932
John McCool 1875-1948
Malona D McCool 1878-1933 w/o J
More About ESTHER JANE MCCOOL:
Burial: MT.GILEAD CEMENTARY, WARRICK COUNTY, INDIANA
Children of WILLIAM MCVEY and ESTHER MCCOOL are:
5. i. daughter.
iii. JOHN LEE MCVEY, b. March 7, 1930, died January 1997.
4. FLORA EDITH3 MCVEY (WILLIAM JACOB JOHNSON2, WILLIAM LEE1 JOHNSON) was born March 5, 1917. She married CHARLES A. ROGERS March 9, 1935.
Notes for FLORA EDITH MCVEY:
FOUND AT ANCESTRY.COM
Indiana Births, 1880-1920
McVey, Flora Edith Wm, Jr Flora J Addington F 05 Mar 1917 H-12 92 Warrick
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