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Rachael L. Harris
11 September 1914 - Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America - [ s2926 ]
19 October 1997 - Coaldale, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America - [ s2926 ]
22 October 1997 - Sky View Memorial Park, Hometown, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America - [  s1276 ]
Born About 1885 - Died Before 1930
Born 1 March 1888 - Died 25 June 1948
Born 18 January 1912 - Died 29 January 2005
18 August 1934 - Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America - [ s2924 ]
 Child 1
Born 24 November 1936 - Died 6 October 2009
 Child 2
Ancestral View
United States Census, 1 June 1940
Name: Rachel L. Johnston
Event Place: Middle Ward, Tamaqua, Tamaqua Borough, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 25
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Wife
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Birth Year (Estimated): 1915
Last Place of Residence: Same Place
District: 54-166
Family Number: 20
Sheet Number and Letter: 1B
Line Number: 58
Affiliate Publication Number: T627
Affiliate Film Number: 3607
Digital Folder Number: 005456764
Image Number: 00151
HeadJohn G. JohnstonM 28Pennsylvania
WifeRachel L. JohnstonF25Pennsylvania
DaughterMary E. JohnstonF5Pennsylvania
[RFSS Sep 2016]

Lived in Tamaqua, Pa 6/1948

Online Obituary - Pottsville Republican - Oct. 20, 1997

Rachael L. Johnson, 82, of 345 East Union Street, Tamaqua, died Sunday at Miners Memorial Medical Center, Coaldale.

Born in Pottsville, Feb. 8, 1915, she was a daughter of the late George and Emma Sinton Harris.

She was a member of Primitive Methodist Church, Tamaqua, and its Ladies Bible class and Ladies Aide.

She was preceded in death by five sisters, Sadie Harris, Virginia Harris, Louise Harris, Mary Feinauer, Dolores Johnson, four brothers, Edward Harris, George Harris, Alert Harris, and James Harris; great grandaughter, Emily Ann Johnson.

Surviving are her husband, John G. Johnson, to whom she was married 63 years; a daughter, Mary E. Smith, Allentown; a son, the Rev. James G., Dickson City; two sisters, Hazel Marx, Port Clinton, and Betty Mease, Orwigsburg; eight grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 am Wednesday from Jon M. Zizelman Funeral Home, Tamaqua. The Rev. Alvin A. Reese will officiate. Interment will be in Sky View Memorial Park, Hometown.


The birth date in the Obituary above differs from that given in the Social Security Death Index

United States Social Security Death Index
Given Name: Rachel
Middle Name: L
Surname: Johnson
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 11 September 1914
Social Security Number: 181-36-7887
State: Pennsylvania
Last Place of Residence: Schuylkill, Pennsylvania
Previous Residence Postal Code: 18252
Event Date: 19 October 1997
Age: 83
[RFSS Jun 2013]
Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950
Name: John G. Johnson
Event Date: 18 Aug 1934
Event Place: Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States
Age: 22
Birth Year (Estimated): 1912
Father's Name: John M.
Mother's Name: Mary E. Henzel
Spouse's Name: Rachel Harris
Spouse's Age: 20
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1914
Spouse's Father's Name: George
Spouse's Mother's Name: Emma Sinton
Reference ID: 405
GS Film number: 2133803
Digital Folder Number: 004541328
Image Number: 00711
[RFSS Jun 2013]

Marriage details of John G. Johnson and Rachael L. Harris - 14 August 1934Marriage details of John G. Johnson and Rachael L. Harris - 14 August 1934
[RFSS Sep 2016]
[ s2926 ] Social Security Death Index - United States of America - SS#: 181-36-7887
[ s1276 ] Obituary - Published in the Pottsville Republican on 20 October 1997. - OB1997-20-10-RLJ
[ s2924 ] Marriage Registration - Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950 - Marriage of John G. Johnson and Rachael Harris on 18 August 1934 in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States of America - Reference ID: ?, GS Film number: 2133803, Digital Folder Number: 004541328, Image Number: 00711 - MR1934-18-08-JGJ-RH
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