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Waldo P. Johnson

In Memoriam

 
 
Waldo P. Johnson Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2015
1. Waldo P. Johnson Monument Marker
Inscription.

Born Bridgeport Virginia Sept. 16, 1816. Came to Missouri in 1843. Was United States Senator from Missouri 1861. Confederate Soldier 1861-1863. Confederate States Senator from Missouri 1863 to 1865. President Constitutional Convention of Missouri 1875. Died Osceola Missouri August 14, 1885.

Emily M. Wife of Waldo P. Johnson
Born Clarksburg Virginia April 5, 1822
Died Osceola Missouri May 31, 1884.

May their souls, through the mercy of God, rest in peace


 
Location. 38° 59.97′ N, 94° 34.14′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Click for map. Monument is in Forest Hill Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6901 Troost Avenue, Kansas City MO 64131, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forest Hill Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shelby's Last Stand (approx. 0.4 miles away); Harrisonville Road (Prospect) (approx. 0.8 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 0.9
Waldo P. Johnson Monument (front) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2015
2. Waldo P. Johnson Monument (front)
miles away); Battle of the Big Blue (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mockbee Farm (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hinkle's Grove (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Also see . . .
1. Waldo P. Johnson Congressional Bio. (Submitted on December 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. U.S. Senate Civil War Expulsion Cases (1862). (Submitted on December 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Waldo P. Johnson MSS at State Historical Society of Missouri. (Submitted on December 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Waldo P. Johnson Bio. (Submitted on December 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar, US Civil
 
Waldo P. Johnson Monument (back) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2015
3. Waldo P. Johnson Monument (back)
CSA Flag on Waldo P. Johnson Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2015
4. CSA Flag on Waldo P. Johnson Monument
Waldo P. Johnson Headstone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2015
5. Waldo P. Johnson Headstone
Waldo P. Johnson Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2015
6. Waldo P. Johnson Monument
CSA Monument seen in background
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 193 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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