Archive for June, 2009

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I finally made the one connection I have always wanted to make. Below you will find the closest relationship tree I can put together to tie me to George Washington. 17 steps and 3 marriages. Jerry Milo Johnson to President George Washington

It isn’t very close, but there it is. Just 23 steps. The cousin of a cousin. I noticed when I was researching my connection to the Teeples and Doans that Richard Nixon was related to Danial Doan as well. Here is that meandering connection, thanks to the research of ML Pope which she shared on […]

One of the photos I have in the family photo album was labeled “Orville S Cade”. There was no information on Orville or the Cade family in any of the documents I inherited. I finally placed Orville S Cade on my tree. His wife was Susan McLellan, first cousin to Lizzie McLellan Ritchie, who ties […]

President Stephen Grover Cleveland. He is my 6th cousin, 5 times removed. Wikipedia article Jerry Milo Johnson to President Grover Cleveland

George Hull was my 10th great grandfather.  He came from England to Massachusetts among the very first settlers. George Hull, the immigrant ancestor, was the second brother, and was born in Crewperne, Somersetshire, England, in 1590. He sailed from Plymouth, Devonshire, March 30, 1629, in the ship “Mary and John,” Captain Squeb. He settled in […]

General Moses Cleveland led the party that surveyed and mapped Cleveland. The city was named for him. He is my 3rd cousin, 8 times removed. Wikipedia article Jerry Milo Johnson to General Moses Cleveland