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Richard Woodhouse Johnson
Birth: Feb. 27, 1827
Smithland
Livingston County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 21, 1897
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Major General. He graduated from West Point in 1849 and before the Civil War, served as a infantry officer on the frontier. In October, 1861, he was commissioned Brigadier General in command of a division for the Armies of the Ohio and the Cumberland. He fought at Shiloh, Murfreesboro, Chattanooga and in the Atlanta Campaigns. For his service at the Battle of Nashville in December, 1864, he was brevetted Major General of US volunteers. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rachel Elizabeth Steele Johnson (1820 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Alfred Bainbridge Johnson (1853 - 1897)*
  John Macfarlane Carson Johnson (1895 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Block 50, Lot 21
 
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Record added: Oct 26, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5892342
Richard Woodhouse Johnson
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Richard Woodhouse Johnson
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