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John Louis Johnson came to Chicago in August 1887 from Tistedal, Norway.  He had been born in Nössemark, Sweden.  His wife was Josefine Henriette Andersen.    Their son, Thomas G. Johnson, Sr., married Margaret Traffley .

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Louis and Henrietta Johnson and family

A simplified family tree of the Swedish ancestors is here:  Johnson chart
 
A book about the Johnson family is available here:  Johnson book
 
An edition of the book with copies of all the Swedish and Norwegian sources is available from the author.  Send an e-mail to the author.
 
Henrietta and Louis Johnson are buried in Glenview, Illinois:  Ridgewood Cemetery.
Page last updated September 2004.