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Rebecca Johnson

Rebecca Johnson

Female 1800 - 1876  (76 years)

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  • Name Rebecca Johnson 
    • Her birth name was Lavina Johnson, but she always used Rebecca.
    Born 06 Feb 1800  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1855  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1860  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1865  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1870  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 10 Jul 1876  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Cause: old age 
    Death Record of Rebecca Eddy
    Death Record of Rebecca Eddy
    Person ID I1086  Roy Family Genealogy | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2017 

    Father Hugh Moore Johnson,   b. 18 Mar 1768, Pelham, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Levina Powers,   b. 17 Aug 1771, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Marriage Intentions 5 Feb 1793  Pelham, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Married 16 May 1793  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12
    Family ID F1007  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rufus Harrington Eddy,   b. Abt 1800, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1865, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Marriage Intentions 12 Apr 1829  Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 13
    Married 11 May 1829  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 14, 15
    • She is listed as Rebecca Johnson in the marriage record. The published town records give the 12, but a review of the original state the marriage was on the 11th.
    Marriage Record of Rebecca Johnson and Rufus Eddy
    Marriage Record of Rebecca Johnson and Rufus Eddy
    Children 
     1. baby girl Eddy,   b. Est 1830, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. baby girl Eddy,   b. Est 1832, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Sarah Jane Eddy,   b. 29 Aug 1833, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1908, Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
    +4. George Harrington Eddy,   b. 16 Aug 1843, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1927  (Age 84 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F1001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 06 Feb 1800 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage Intentions - 12 Apr 1829 - Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 May 1829 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 51 - 1850 - Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 56 - 1855 - Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 62 - 1860 - Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 66 - 1865 - Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded living with her son, George, and his family. - 1870 - Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: old age - 10 Jul 1876 - Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Lavinia Rebecca (Johnson) Eddy
    Lavinia Rebecca (Johnson) Eddy

  • Sources 
    1. [S218] Eddy, Ruth Story Devereux. The Eddy Family in America, (Boston: The Eddy Family Association, 1930).

    2. [S106] Eddy Family Association Eddy Genealogical CD ROM, (Santa Cruz, California: Eddy Family Association, Gedcom, December 2003).

    3. [S273] 1850 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Shutesbury, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_316; Page: 96A; Image: 192

    4. [S274] New England Historic Genealogical Society. Massachusetts, State Census, 1855 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014).

    5. [S191] 1860 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Shutesbury, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: M653_501; Page: 388; Image: 392; Family History Library Film: 803501

    6. [S275] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts. Massachusetts, State Census, 1865 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014).

    7. [S192] 1870 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Shutesbury, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_615; Page: 387B; Image: 778; Family History Library Film: 552114

    8. [S190] Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Death Record of Rebecca Eddy

    9. [S677] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Pelham, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. Boston: Stanhope Press, 1902., (Boston: Stanhope Press, 1902).

    10. [S676] Pratt, Melvyn. Report to Eddy Family Reunion 1997, (Polo Alto, California: manuscript, 1997).

    11. [S167] International Genealogical Index (IGI), (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints).

    12. [S678] McTeer, Frances Davis and Frederick C. Warner. "Descendants of Reuben Powers of Shutesbury, Mass", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, October 1969).

    13. [S231] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Charlton, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1905).

    14. [S232] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Petersham, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1904).

    15. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Marriage Record of Rebecca Johnson and Rufus Eddy