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Jessie Gertrude Johnson

In Memory

 
 
Jessie Gertrude Johnson Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 10, 2016
1. Jessie Gertrude Johnson Grave Marker
Inscription.

Daughter of Wallace H. & Mary Louise Johnson. Pioneer family of 1858. Born, Abilene, Kan. Aug 28, 1872. Went to her rest, Salina, Kan. July 7, 1939. Charter member Business & Professional Women's Club. Only woman member of Kansas Anti-Horse Thief Assn. Honorary member John A. Logan Post G.A.R.

A life like hers has left a record sweet for memory to dwell upon


 
Location. 38° 50.215′ N, 97° 34.823′ W. Marker is in Salina, Kansas, in Saline County. Touch for map. Grave marker is in the G.A.R. Section of Gypsum Hill Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2020 East Iron Avenue, Salina KS 67401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Charles Edward Hyde (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert J. Paulette, P. E. (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Col. William A. Phillips (approx. 1.2 miles away); Oakdale Memorial Gateway (approx. 1.2 miles away); Gen. John A. Logan (approx. 1.2 miles away); Oakdale/Carver Pool (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salina.
 
Also see . . .  Kansas Anti Horse Thief Association (1912 article)
Jessie Gertrude Johnson Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 10, 2016
2. Jessie Gertrude Johnson Grave Marker
. (Submitted on January 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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