Mary Johnson

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MARY JOHNSON, the twelfth and last child born to Swan and Kjer­stin John­son, was born July 4, 1881, at their farm home west of Genoa, Nebraska.

She attend­ed school at Genoa, grad­u­at­ing from the High School in 1901 there, and then teach­ing a few years.

About two years after the death of her father, Swan John­son, the fam­i­ly moved to Genoa, Nebraska.

After Mary grad­u­at­ed she filled a posi­tion in the John­son Broth­ers Gen­er­al Store in Genoa until her death which occurred July 25, 1913.

Mary was a devot­ed Methodist, East­ern Star, Good Tem­pler and Com­mu­ni­ty Worker.

She died sud­den­ly from an ear ail­ment and was laid to rest in the Val­ley View Ceme­tery at Genoa, Nebraska.

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