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  • Name Gideon JOHNSON 
    Born [1750] 
    • Gideon Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 13 Jun 1775
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Original data:
      Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Gideon Johnson
      New Hampshire Littlefields Company, 1775 (Folder 109) - Rawlings? Company, 1775 (Folder 135)
      A List of Capt Jona Wentworth's Compt June 13 1775
      Gideon Johnson 25 Husbandman Middleton Strafford
      [Crossed out]
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 16 Sep 1750  [Durham, Strafford, NH] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • History of the town of Durham, New Hampshire : (Oyster River Plantation) with genealogical notes
      by Stackpole, Everett Schermerhorn, 1850-1927; Thompson, Lucien, b. 1859; Meserve, Winthrop Smith, 1838-
      Published 1913
      p 24
      18 November 1765 Petition for Lee
      Josiah Johnson
      p 379
      Marriages by the Rev John Adams
      16 November 1752 John Johnson and Mary Kenniston of Newmarket
      p 381
      Marriaged by the Rev Curtis Core
      18 September 1785 Jeremiah Willey Jr and Miss Sally Johnson
      19 September 1805 Samuel Marsh and Miss Hannah Johnson
      p 391
      Baptisms by Rev Hugh Adams
      in NEGHS Register Volume 33 Page 80
      [Church Records of the Rev Hugh Adams. Principally at Oyster River Parish (nor Durham), NH Communicated by the Hon Samuel C Adams of West Newfield, Maine. Continues from Volume 32 page 136] [I couldn't find this in the Register]
      16 September 1750 Gideon and Dorothy children of Josiah Johnson
      p 392
      18 November 1753 Phebe daughter of John Johnson Jr
      21 September 1755 Johnson of John Johnson
      p 393
      23 October 1757 Mary daughter of Josiah Johnson
      23 July 1758 Joseph son of Josiah Johnson
      20 September 1761 Nathan son of John Johnson
    Residence 16 Nov 1769  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 27 Page 507
      [John Drew's Account 1769]
      [Masonian Papers Volume 6 Page 166]
      An Accot of Labour done on Middletown Road by Sundry people Employ'd by John Drew. viz
      Mens Names: Gideon Johnson
      Number of days Each man: 1
      At what per day: 3-6
      Sums Total of Each mans Wage: - 3 6

      Portsmouth 16 November 1769
    Residence 25 Dec 1769  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 29
      p 385
      [Jothan Rindge's Journal]
      [Masonian Papers Volume 2 Page 90]
      ...
      p 388
      Middle Town Decbr 25 1769
      ...
      p 389
      ...
      Lott (Conl Page Origl) abt 4 Acres fell & part of Logg House no family done by Giddion Johnson
    Residence 28 Dec 1769  First Division, Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 27 Page 501
      Middleton
      [Improvements in Middleton 1769]
      [Masonian Papers Volume 6 Page 159]
      Mens Names that have began: Giddeon Johnson
      No of Lotts or Orig Owners: Colo Gage
      What Cleard:
      What Trees fell: 4
      Sort of Houses: Part of Logg House

      Middleton Decemr 28, 1769
      The above is an Accot of the settlements & improvements in Middletown first division (nothing done on 2d)
    Residence 13 Jun 1775  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Gideon Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 13 Jun 1775
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Original data:
      Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Gideon Johnson
      New Hampshire Littlefields Company, 1775 (Folder 109) - Rawlings? Company, 1775 (Folder 135)
      A List of Capt Jona Wentworth's Compt June 13 1775
      Gideon Johnson 25 Husbandman Middleton Strafford
      [Crossed out]
    Residence 30 Mar 1779  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 26 Oct 1780  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Deed lot 60
    Occupation 18 Dec 1780 
    Constable, Middleton 
    • Town records, 1778-1826
      Authors: Brookfield (New Hampshire). Town Clerk
      Town records
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      15083
      https://familysearch.org/search/film/005510568?cat=352417
      [10/459]
      2 April 1778
      Capt John Drew, Josiah Johnson, Waldron Kinnison: Selectmen
      [12/459]
      15 March 1779
      John Drew, Josiah Johnson, Waldron Kenniston: Selectmen of Middleton
      [15/459]
      29 March 1780
      Josiah Johnson and John Furnal Junior: Constables
      [16/459]
      6th to See if the town will make choice of a New Constable in the room of Mr Josiah Johnson in Said town as it appears that he had Exemted by Law before he was chosen fail not and this shall be your Sufficient Warrant
      18 December 1780
      ...
      Voted to Chuse a New Constable to Collect the Last tax in Said town
      Voted Mr Gideon Johnson Constable for Said tax
      23 December 1780
      [20/459]
      27 March 1782
      Choise of Decn Josiah Johnson moderator of said meeting
      [22/459]
      9 September 1782
      made choise of Decn Josiah Johnson moderator of said meeting
      ...
      Voted to exchange the Cross Road below Capt Mathey and bring it up the uper side of the said lot if a committee should think it would answer
      Voted to chuse a committee to see about sd road
      Voted that William Chamberlin Esqr, Decn Josiah Johnson & Pacon Pike to be a committee to lay out said road if they thought proper
      [26/459]
      31 March 1784
      Decn Josiah Johnson & William Buzzell assessor
      [29/459]
      30 March 1785
      Isaac Drew & Josiah Johnson fence Views
      [49/459]
      February 1790
      Paid Den Josiah Johnson in full for Collecting the taxes for the year 1780
      [53/459]
      31 March 1790
      Voted Capt Archalus Woodman, Samuel Frost, William Buzzel, Thos Garland, Gideon Johnson, Jacob Pike, Solomon Perkins, Daniel Whitehouse, Richard, Hanscom, Timothy Johnson, Josiah Wiggins, John Stanton, Walter Robinston & Col James Chamberlain Surveyors of the Highways for said year
      [60/459]
      6 April 1791
      Voted Dec Josiah Johnson and Thos Kinnison tything men
      [72/459]
      March 1793
      Esqr Chamberlain, Esns Jonathan Buzzel, Decn Johnson, Joseph Cook, Benner Coolbroth, Paul Whitehouse, Jesse Wiggins Reuben Daniels, Capt Chamberlain, Waldrom Kennison, Samuel Wiggin, Wm Buzzell, Moses Perkins, Solomon Perkins, and John H Hines all sworn on said day to the forth full discharge of their offices.
      [1794 Brookfield records begin]
      [91/459]
      Brookfield Tax List: No Josiah or Gideon Johnson. If they were still in the town, they would have been on the Middleton side.
    Residence 1786  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 12 Page 600
      [7/71] [Relative to the Town's [Middleton] Quota of Soldiers, 1786]
      To the Senate and House of Representatives December 1786
      ...
      Josiah Johnson
      ...
      Gideon Johnson
      ...
      Samuel Johnson

      p 602
      [7-74] [Petition for a Magistrate [in Middleton] 1790]
      ...
      Samuel Johnson
      ...
      Gideon Johnson
      ...
      Josiah Jonson
    Residence 1790  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Gidion Johnson
      in the 1790 United States Federal Census
      Name: Gidion Johnson
      [Gideon Johnson]
      Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Middleton, Strafford, New Hampshire
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 16: 1 [John?]
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 1 [Gideon]
      Free White Persons - Females: 4 [Mary, ?, ?, ?]
      Number of Household Members: 6
      Year: 1790; Census Place: Middleton, Strafford, New Hampshire; Series: M637; Roll: 5; Page: 145; Image: 99; Family History Library Film: 0568145
    Residence 10 Feb 1790  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Documents Relating To Towns In New Hampshire
      By Isaac W. Hammond
      Volume 12
      p 601
      State of New Hampshire
      Strafford SS
      To his Excellency the President and Honorable Counclin of the State aforesaid

      The Subscribers Inhabitants of the Town of Middletown and other Town adjacent Humbly represent to your Excellency and honors that a Justice of the peace is much wanted in sd Middleton there being none already appointed Therefore Your Petitioners beg leave to recommend and nominated Capt Archelaus Woodman for said office who we pray Your Excellency & Honors may be appointed thereto and your Petitioners as in duty bound will pray &c
      10 February 1790
      ...Samuel Johnson ...Gideon Johnson...Josiah Johnson
    Occupation 31 Mar 1790 
    Surveyor of Highway, Middleton 
    Assessed 1798  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1798 Direct Tax New Hampshire District #13 Consisting of the Towns of Alto, Brookfield, Effinghan, Middleton, New Durham, Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wakefield, and Wolfboro
      Transcribed from the Original Schedules by John S Fipphen
      Published for the Wolfboro Historical Society 1988
      Page Number: 2605
      Occupant: Gideon Johnson
      Owner: Gideon Johnson
      Dwellings: 1
      Value: $3
      Exempt acreage:
      Acres: 100
      Property Location: Middleton
      Residence of Owner: Middleton
      Value: $203.00
      Eq Value: $251.72
      Total: $251.72
    Pension
    • Gideon Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Pension Year: 1833
      Application State: Connecticut
      Applicant Designation: Survivor's Pension Application File
      Archive Publication Number: M804
      Archive Roll Number: 1421
      Total Pages in Packet: 35
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.

      [Index Card] [Two Gideon Johnsons are apparently mixed in this file]
      Connecticut
      Gideon Johnson
      S 17515
      [Page]
      Johnson
      Aug 26/87
      ?Sept 27/58
      Died Decr 23d 1835
      D Johnson? Jany 15/59
      Same? of 7/59
      McCannon? Jun 25/60?

      17809
      Connecticut
      Gideon Johnson
      ? in the State of Con ? a Pvt in the Com commanded Captain - of the Regt commanded Col Dan??? in the Con ? for 10 mo

      Inscribed on the Roll of Conn the rate 30 Dollars 00 Cents per annum commence on the 4th day of March 1831

      Certificate of Pension issued the 21 day of Sept 18?3 and Sept - ??
      Darling? Nin? Hasen?

      ? to the 4th of Sept 18?3 $75
      Semi-anl allowance ending Mar 4 34 [$] 15
      $90
      Revolutionary Claims Act June 7 1832
      Recorded by E D Belows Clerk
      Book E Vol 3 Page 2

      [Page]
      David Johnson
      John Johnson
      Isaiah H Johnson
      Sons or Heirs of
      Gideon Johnson
      Rev War Soldier

      [Page]
      Sandwich August
      to the commishoner of the penshion offise

      Mr commishoner as I hav had no enteligence from our we sent in larst fall I thout I wood just write to you for information con cernning it us the of claim John Johnson and David Johnson Isaiah H Johnson it is the claim of Gideon Johnson for servis in the old reverlution if you will write and howit is and send your bill I will settel it pleas Direct to J C Johnson from John Johnson

      [Page]
      Gideon Johnson
      4456

      [Page]
      To the Honable Edward Beates T? G Terney Genol of the United Steats of Ameraca

      Sin i am a lawfull heir of the late Giedon Jonson of the State of new Hamshire howe served in the Revelutionary war and has nevert Receaved Penshion nor wages i have Mead aplication for my fathers Penshion But has received nothing having no person in the Citty of Has Pfre?? to atend to it all my papers lies in the penshion Sectrey office in tn Washington ther is low Sevlefeals? in the office one the full deselang? is cavedont? and balance of wages due him when Discharged Sir i want you to see ov lans to be dun whether u have a lawfull rite to my fathers Sevvices for his wages and penshion as you will find all the perticklews in the Sevlifeelsling? in the said office in Washington Sir i hope you will give me an answer and aney other information if you required i will Send it to you and any expences that it Costes i will be willing to answer it
      Remains your Humble Sert
      David Johnson
      Grenville
      Cannada Easte

      [Page]
      5528
      Gidion Johnson
      Ct

      ? private
      33.33

      N Darling
      N Hansen

      [Page]
      War Department
      Pension Office
      183
      Sir:
      The evidence in support of your claim, under the act of June 7, 1832, has been examined, and the papers are herewith returned. The following is a statement of your case in tabular form. On comparing these papers with the following rules, and the subjoined notes, you will readily perceived that obections exist, which must be removed, before a pension can be allowed. The notes and the regulations will shew what is necessary to be done. These points to which your attention is more particularly directed, you will find marked in the margin with a brace, (thus: }). You will, when you return your papers to this Department, send this printed letter with them; and you will, by complying with this request, greatly facilitate the investigation of your claim.

      A Statement, shewing the Service of Gidion Johnson Ct
      Period which the service was rendered:
      Duration of the claimant's servie. (Years Months Days):
      Rank of the claimant:
      Names and rank of the Field officers under whom he served:
      Age at present, and place of abode when he entered the service:
      Proof by which the declaration is supported:
      Year forgotten Spring draftd 1 month private officers forgotten 83 born in Derby Ct entered there and still lives there
      1776 enlis 7 months private Cp Johnson Col Doughty
      1777 draft about 1 month officers forgotten
      also drafted about 1 month private co Farnham Col forgotten 2d and 3d tour proved by a surviving witness one other proving service generally Certificate of two Citizens not ecquainted with a Clergyman
      I am respectfully,
      Your obedient servant,
      J L Edwards
      Commissioner of Pensions

      [Page]
      Form of regulations

      [Page]
      Attest clerk of New Haven to Darling and John T Wheeler

      [Page]
      Declaration of clerk in regards to Noyes Darling and Gideon Johnson

      [Pages]
      Gideon Johnson of Derby

      [Page]
      Department of Interior
      Bureau of Pensions
      Briefed by Marion B Hudson
      Soldier Gideon Johnson Capt Jeremiah Gilman's Co Col Stickney's Regt
      New Hampshire
      No old War Inv or Widow or repeated at above.

      [Page
      Grenville 3d January 1859
      Sir
      Having received another cerificate which I trust will give every satisfaction of the Services of my father Gideon Johnson in the Revolutionary War, I trust you will do me justice in granting me all the benefits of the law, please forward me an answer at your earliest convenience
      I remain
      your obt Servant
      David Johnson
      The Pension Secretary City of Washington US

      PS I will thank you to forward to me when you write, the power of Attorney given to me by my Brother; you will find it written on the back side of my application.
      D J

      Please address me
      Mr David Johnson
      Grenville
      Ottawa River
      Canada

      [Page]
      Sandwich June 18, 160
      Dier sir you wood ablige a friend if you wood First in form me wether Gideon Johnson pension has ben drawn with in three years or not if it has I want you to inform me by whom ind how much I under stood the other day that David Johnson had drawn for John Johnson Isiah Johnson 2 years ago and if so I wish you to in form me soon and how much and when
      and send your Bill I will settel it
      John Johnson
      please Direct to John C Johnson

      [Page]
      Grenville 29th Sept 1859
      Pension Secretary
      Washington
      Dear Sir
      Having applied to Mr Theodore Doriom, United States Consull about a Claim of my Fathers' Wages, due Him, when discharged from the United States Army, for Revolutionary services, as Mr Doriom wrote to me that he had applied, to the Government at Washington, and found my Claim to be good, and I wish that you would ? me, whether Mr Dororion has applied, and the money has been granted to Him or not. And if not granted to Hi, please inform me if my Claim is good & if so, please forward the money to Mr Dorwin at Montrea O as Early answer? will Oblige
      Your Respectfully
      David Johnson
      ? ? you will find the amy of wages due, on the certificate

      [Page]
      State of New Hampsghire
      Scretary of State's Office
      I do hereby certify, That from an examination of the Books and Documents, relating to Military Services in the war of the Revolution, which remain in this office, it appears that the name of Gidion Johnson is borne upon the Pay Roll of Capt Jeremiah Gilman's Company, as a Sergeant in said Company
      "A Pay Roll of Jeremiah Gilman's Company of Militia in Col Stickney's Regiment and Gen Stark's Brigade marched to reinforce the Northern Continental Army 20th July 1777"
      Gideon Johnson Serg't
      Time of discharge: Sepr 30
      Time in service 2 mos 11 days
      Rat per month 4 18/
      Amy of wages 11 11 11
      Travel amy to No 4 140 m @ 3d 1.15.
      Tracel from Stillwater home 221 miles @ 2d 1.16.10
      Amy of wages of Travel 15.3.9
      Wages received 4.10/
      Balance due 10.13.9

      Army Roll Vol 8 Page 199 I find the following "A return of Capt David Copp's Company at Peirce's Island Nov 5th 1775" The name of "Gideon Johnson" appears on said return as a private"

      In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand a affixed then seal of said Sate this Seventeenth day of December AD 1858
      Thos L Tullock
      Secretary of State

      [Page]
      Gideon Johnson Ct
    Residence Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Town records, 1778-1826
      Authors: Brookfield (New Hampshire). Town Clerk
      Town records
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      15083
      https://familysearch.org/search/film/005510568?cat=352417
      [10/459]
      2 April 1778
      Capt John Drew, Josiah Johnson, Waldron Kinnison: Selectmen
      [12/459]
      15 March 1779
      John Drew, Josiah Johnson, Waldron Kenniston: Selectmen of Middleton
      [15/459]
      29 March 1780
      Josiah Johnson and John Furnal Junior: Constables
      [16/459]
      6th too See if the town will make choice of a New Constable in the room of Mr Josiah Johnson in Said town as it appears that he had Exemted by Law before he was chosen fail not and this shall be your Sufficient Warrant
      18 December 1780
      ...
      Voted to Chuse a New Constable to Collect the Last tax in Said town
      Voted Mr Gideon Johnson Constable for Said tax
      23 December 1780
      [20/459]
      27 March 1782
      Choise of Decn Josiah Johnson moderator of said meeting
      [22/459]
      9 September 1782
      made choise of Decn Josiah Johnson moderator of said meeting
      ...
      Voted to exchange the Cross Road below Capt Mathey and bring it up the uper side of the said lot if a committee should think it would answer
      Voted to chuse a committee to see about sd road
      Voted that William Chamberlin Esqr, Decn Josiah Johnson & Pacon Pike to be a committee to lay out said road if they thought proper
      [26/459]
      31 March 1784
      Decn Josiah Johnson & William Buzzell assessor
      [29/459]
      30 March 1785
      Isaac Drew & Josiah Johnson fence Views
      [49/459]
      February 1790
      Paid Den Josiah Johnson in full for Collecting the taxes for the year 1780
      [53/459]
      31 March 1790
      Voted Capt Archalus Woodman, Samuel Frost, William Buzzel, Thos Garland, Gideon Johnson, Jacob Pike, Solomon Perkins, Daniel Whitehouse, Richard, Hanscom, Timothy Johnson, Josiah Wiggins, John Stanton, Walter Robinston & Col James Chamberlain Surveyors of the Highwas for said year
      [60/459]
      6 April 1791
      Voted Dec Josiah Johnson and Thos Kinnison tything men
      [72/459]
      March 1793
      Esqr Chamberlain, Esns Jonathan Buzzel, Dec Johnson, Joseph Cook, Benner Coolbroth, Paul Whitehouse, Jesse Wiggins Reuben Daniels, Capt Chamberlain, Waldrom Kennison, Samuel Wiggin, Wm Buzzell, Moses Perkins, Solomon Perkins, and John H Hines all sworn on said day to the forth full discharge of their offices.
      [1794 Brookfield records begin]
      [91/459]
      Brookfield Tax List: No Josiah or Gideon Johnson. If they were still in the town, they would have been on the Middleton side.
    Residence 25 Dec 1807  Middleton, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Deed Lot 60 Middleton
    Residence 1810  Sandwich, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Gideon Johnson
      in the 1810 United States Federal Census
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Sandwich, Strafford, New Hampshire
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 2 [?, ?]
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44 : 1 [John]
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [Gideon]
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1 [Child of John?]
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1 [Female 2]
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1 [Betsey Sinclair]
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1 [Mercy]
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 4
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 4
      Number of Household Members: 8
      Year: 1810; Census Place: Sandwich, Strafford, New Hampshire; Roll: 25; Page: 633; Image: 00623; Family History Library Film: 0218686
    Military
    • Gideon Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 13 Jun 1775
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Original data:
      Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Gideon Johnson
      New Hampshire Littlefields Company, 1775 (Folder 109) - Rawlings? Company, 1775 (Folder 135)
      A List of Capt Jona Wentworth's Compt June 13 1775
      Gideon Johnson 25 Husbandman Middleton Strafford
      [Crossed out]

      Gideon Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 5 Nov 1775
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Regiment: Pierce's Island
      Rank: Private
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Original data:
      Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Gideon Johnson
      New Hampshire Bedels Regiment, 1775-1776 (Folder 49) - Drake?s Regiment of Militia, 1777 (Folder 74)
      A Return of Capt David Copp's Company at Pierce's Island, Novr 5th 1775 [Portsmouth, Rockingham, NH]
      Privates
      ...
      Gideon Johnson

      Gideon Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 25 Nov 1775
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Original data:
      Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Gideon Johnson
      New Hampshire Bedels Regiment, 1775-1776 (Folder 49) - Drake?s Regiment of Militia, 1777 (Folder 74)
      A List of Capt David Copp's Company as Mustered by Capt George Turner Novr 25th 1775
      ...
      Gideon Johnson
      ...

      Gideon Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 20 Jul 1777
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Regiment: Stickney's Regiment of Militia
      Rank: Sergeant
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Original data:
      Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Gideon Johnson
      New Hampshire Reeds Regiment, 1775 (Folder 136) - Waldron?s Regiment, 1776 (Folder 159)
      A Pay Roll of Jeremiah Gilman's Company of Militia in Coll Stickney's Regiment and Genl Stark's Brigade Marched to reinforce the Northern Continental Army 20th July 1777
      Name: Gideon Johnson
      Rank: Sergeant
      Time of discharge: September 20
      Time in service: 2 months 11 days
      Rate per month: 4 18 -
      Amount of wages: 11 11 11
      Travel out to NY Allowed: 1 15
      Travel from NY & march home 221 miles @ 2: 1 16 10
      Amount of wages travel: 15 3 9
      Wages Rec'd: 4 10 -
      Balance due: 10 13 9
    • http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/NHCHESHI/2000-03/0953430686
      BATTLE OF BENNINGTON:
      1. Joseph Johnson of Hudson,NH:, Nichol's Regiment; private, Ford's Co., enlisted July 20,1777 [ vol 15, page 206]
      2. Amos Johnson of Pelham,NH: Nichol's Regmt; private, J.Wilson's Co., enlisted July 21,1777 [ vol 15, page 228]
      3. Benjamin Johnson of Canterbury,NH: Stickney's Regmt; Corporal, in Sia's Co., enlisted July 20,1777; [ vol 15, page 179]
      4. Timothy Johnson of Concord,NH: Stickney's Regmt; private in Kimball's Co., enlisted July 20,1777 [ vol 15, pg 186]
      5. Gideon Johnson of Middleton,NH: Stickney's Regmt; Sergeant, Kimball's Co., enlisted July 20, 1777 [ vol 15, page 191]
      6. Charles JohnsTon of Haverhill,NH: Hobart's Regmt; Lieut Col. in N.Wilson's Co., enlisted July 22,1777 [ vol,. 15, pg 142]
      7. Job Johnson of Charlestown,NH: Hobart's Regmt; private in Walker's Co., enlisted July 21,1777 [vol 15, page 143]
    • New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 15 Page 191
      A Pay Roll of Jeremiah Gilmans Company of Militia in Colo Stickneys Regiment and Genl Starks Brigade Marched to reinforce the Northern Continental Army 20th July 1777
      Gideon Johnson
      Serjt
      Time of dishcarge: Sept 30 [1777]
      Time in service: 2 months 11 days
      Rate per month: 4.18s
      Amount of wages: 11.11.11
      Travel out of No 4 149 m @ 3d: 1.15
      Travel from Stillwater home 211 Miles @ 2d: 1.16.10
      Amount of wages & travel: 15.3.9
      Wages Recd: 4.10s
      Balance due: 10.13.9
    Died Bef 1830 CENSUS 
    Person ID I50116  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2017 

    Father Josiah JOHNSON,   b. Bef 1727,   d. March 1793 - 1798  (Age > 71 years) 
    Mother Dorothy? BRYANT,   d. C 1760 
    Married C 1749 
    Family ID F15302  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mercy CLARK,   b. Bef 1759,   d. Bef 1830 CENSUS 
    Married 30 Mar 1779  Berwick, York, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Gideon Johnson
      Maine Vital Records
      Name Gideon Johnson r Middleton
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 30 Mar 1779
      Event Place , , Maine, United States
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Mary Clark r Berwick
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HVX-WYK : 27 December 2014), Gideon Johnson and Mary Clark, 1779.
      Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921
      GS Film Number 001002614
      Digital Folder Number 007015890
      Image Number 00389
      by Rev Matthew Merriam
    • Vital Records from The NEHGS Register Vital Records (incl. Bible, Cemetery, Church and SSDI)
      MARRIAGE : 3/30/1779
      LOCATION : Berwick, York, Maine, United States
      VOLUME : 74
      PAGE : 253
      TEXT : Records of the Second Church of Berwick, Me., 1755-1857 (Concluded)
      SPOUSE : Mercy Clark
      30 March 1779 Gideon Johnson of Middleton & Mercy Clark of Berwick
    Children 
     1. John C JOHNSON,   b. [1782], NH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. April 1870, Sandwich, Carroll, NH Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Female JOHNSON,   b. Bef 1790,   d. Bef 1810 CENSUS?
     3. Female JOHNSON,   b. Bef 1790,   d. Bef 1810 CENSUS?
     4. Female JOHNSON,   b. Bef 1790,   d. Bef 1810 CENSUS?
     5. Female JOHNSON,   b. [1795-1800]
     6. Isaiah H JOHNSON,   b. [1800], NH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1860 CENSUS
     7. David JOHNSON,   b. NH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1891 CENSUS
    Family ID F15405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Brookfield Tax 1796: Nil
      Strafford County Probate: Nil
      Census 1800: Brookfield and Middleton don't survive.
      Census 1820: Brookfield and Middleton don't survive.
      The town register: Farmington, Milton, Wakefield, Middleton, Brookfield, 1907-8 - by Byron Davis: Nil
      Revolutionary Pension: Mixed filed with Gideon Johnson of Derby, Connecticut
      Sandwich Town Records: Nil
      New Hampshire State Papers: Checked

      Is Betsey Johnson m Stephen Danforth a daughter? See below.
    • Lot 60 Middleton

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/218966?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Strafford County (N.H.) land records, 1773-1901
      Authors: Strafford County (New Hampshire). Register of Deeds
      v. 55-56 1807-1808
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      16398
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008204297?cat=218966
      [501/576]
      1 February 1808 Nathan Hanson to Gideon Johnson Lot # 60 Middleton Deed Volume 56 Page 415
      Nathan Hanson yeoman Middleton
      Gideon Johnson yeoman Middleton
      250 pounds
      land in Middleton in the first division No 60
      26 October 1780
      Nathan Hanson
      Wit: Nehemiah Ordway, Thomas Garland

      1 February 1808 Gideon Johnson et ux to John Paine Lot #60 Middleton Deed Volume 56 Page 416
      [502/576]
      Gideon Johnson yeoman Middleton
      John Paine Esq Middleton
      $249.50
      Lot 60 Middleton whereon I now live
      100 acres
      25 December 1807
      Gideon Johnson
      Wit: Thomas Trask, Jonathan Johnson

      And I Mercy Johnson wife of the within named Gideon Johnson in token of my hereby relinquish my right of dower and power of thirds of, in & into the within described premises have hereunto set my hand & seal this 26th day of December AD 1807
      Mercy Johnson [Her mark]
      Wit: Mary Johnson
    • Strafford County Land Records
      1818-1830 [211/389] [Only Sandwich extracted]
      https://familysearch.org/search/film/007836208?cat=218966
      5 June 1828 Josiah K Johnson to Nathaniel Rollins Sandwich Deed Volume 137 Page 137
      6 February 1822 John Johnson to Daniel Hoit et al Sanwich Mortgage Volume 112 Page 501
      24 August 1824 John Johnson to Daniel Hoit Sandwich Mortgage Volume 121 Page 415
      4 February 1823 Isaiah Johnson to Daniel Hoit Sandwich Mortgage Volume 117 Page 311 Discharged 5 February 1824
      27 September 1823 Isaiah Johnson et al to Josiah Kimball Sandwich Deed Volume 116 Page 497
      23 July 1824 John Johnson to Josiah Haines Sandiwhc Mortgage Volume 121 Page 374
      2 September 1818 John Johnson to Josiah Haines Sandwich Deed Volume 102 Page 122
      24 April 1820 John Johnson to Daniel Hoit Sandwich Mortgage Volume 107 Page 283
      Grantee Index not available at LDS.
    • sos.nh.gov/WorkArea/DownloadAsset.aspx?id=8589980428
      Index to Petitions at the New Hampshire State Archives ca. 1680 -- 1819
      by Frank C. Mevers, PhD
      Johnson, Gideon 1786(10) Strafford Co, E. Smith for Probate Reg.
      Johnson, Gideon Feb 1786(8) Redress commercial grievances
      Johnson, Gideon Dec 1786(9) Middleton, met military quota
      Johnson, Gideon 2/10/1790 Middleton, Archelaus Woodman for JP
      Johnson, Gideon 6/9/1796 Middleton, tax all land for roads
      Johnson, Gideon 8/28/1805 Milton, Jotham Nute for JP
      Johnson, Gideon June 1806(17) Middleton, John Paine for JP
    • Stephen Danforth m Eliza Johnson b bef 1782 d c 1825?

      Noah b 1802
      John C b 1828

      New Hampshire State Papers: Nil
      Strafford County Probate: Nil

      Stephen Danforth
      in the New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947
      Name: Stephen Danforth
      Spouse: Molley Blanchard
      Record Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 30 Apr 1798
      Marriage Place: Sandwich, New Hampshire, USA
      Year Range: Pre-1901
      Ancestry,com. New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
      Stephen Danforth r Meredith m Molly Blanchard r Sandwich m Sandwich 30 April 1798 by Jacob Jewell Elder clergyman Sandwich

      Stephen Danforth Jr
      in the New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947
      Name: Stephen Danforth Jr
      Spouse: Mary Chapman
      Record Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 6 Jul 1825
      Year Range: Pre-1901
      Ancestry,com. New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
      both r Meredith
      y William Blaisdell clergyman 6 July 1825 Gilford, Strafford [Belknap], NH

      John C. Danforth
      Massachusetts Deaths and Burials
      Name John C. Danforth
      Gender Male
      Death Date 14 Feb 1855
      Age 27
      Birth Date 1828
      Father's Name Stephen Danforth
      Mother's Name Betsey
      Citing this Record
      "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FHHT-XTY : 10 December 2014), John C. Danforth, 14 Feb 1855; citing , reference n485; FHL microfilm 593,720.
      Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number I00875-6
      System Origin Massachusetts-EASy
      GS Film number 593720
      Reference ID n485

      John C Danforth
      in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
      Name: John C Danforth
      Event Type: Death
      Birth Date: abt 1828
      Death Date: 14 Feb 1855
      Death Place: Boston, Massachusetts
      Death Age: 27
      Father Name: Stephen
      Mother Name: Betsey
      Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
      John C Danforth 27 - - d 3 Briggs Place Sawyer b Meredith, NH s Stephen m Betsey consumption bur 24 Lincoln Grd by F Smith

      John C. Danforth
      Massachusetts Deaths
      Name John C. Danforth
      Event Type Death
      Event Date 14 Feb 1855
      Event Place Boston, Massachusetts
      Gender Male
      Age 27
      Marital Status Single
      Occupation Lawyer
      Birthplace Meredith, N.H.
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1828
      Father's Name Stephen
      Mother's Name Betsey
      "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N7TZ-59G : 10 December 2014), John C. Danforth, 14 Feb 1855; citing Boston, Massachusetts, v 95 p 11, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 960,171.
      Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915
      Reference ID v 95 p 11
      GS Film number 960171
      Digital Folder Number 4219407
      Image Number 565

      Noah Danforth
      in the New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947
      Name: Noah Danforth
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: abt 1802
      Birth Place: Sandwich
      Father: Stepen Danforth
      Mother: Betsey Johnson
      Death Date: 19 May 1888
      Death Place: Sandwich, New Hampshire, USA
      Age at Death: 86
      Ancestry.com. New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
      Noah Danforth
      d Sandwich 19 May 1888
      86 - -
      b Sandwich [1802]
      Widow
      Carpenter Hydrothorax with old age
      s Stypen Danforth carpenter Meredith NH m Betsey Johnson

      Noah Danforth
      in the New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records Index, 1654-1949
      Name: Noah Danforth
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: abt 1802
      Birth Place: Sandwich, New Hampshire
      Death Date: 19 May 1888
      Death Place: Sandwich, New Hampshire
      Death Age: 86
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Father Name: Stypen Danforth
      Mother Name: Betsey Johnson
      Clerk Locality: Sandwich, New Hampshire
      Event Type: Death
      FHL Film Number: 1001072
      Ancestry.com. New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records Index, 1654-1949 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

      Stephen Danforth
      in the 1830 United States Federal Census
      Name: Stephen Danforth
      Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Sandwich, Strafford, New Hampshire
      Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 50 thru 59: 1 [1771-1780]
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1 [1781-1790]
      Free White Persons - Females - 70 thru 79: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 3
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 7
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 7
      1830; Census Place: Sandwich, Strafford, New Hampshire; Series: M19; Roll: 78; Page: 229; Family History Library Film: 0337931

      Stephen Danforth
      in the 1840 United States Federal Census
      Name: Stephen Danforth
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Sandwich, Strafford, New Hampshire
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 60 thru 69: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 60 thru 69: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 80 thru 89: 1
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 2
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 5
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 5
      Year: 1840; Census Place: Sandwich, Strafford, New Hampshire; Roll: 245; Page: 197; Family History Library Film: 0014934

      Stephen Danforth
      in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: Stephen Danforth
      Age: 84
      Birth Year: abt 1766
      Birthplace: New Hampshire
      Home in 1850: Sandwich, Carroll, New Hampshire, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 453
      Stephen Danforth 84 Farmer NH
      Mary Danforth 84 NH
      Loring Danforth 32 Farmer NH
      Betsey Danforth 30 NH
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Sandwich, Carroll, New Hampshire; Roll: M432_426; Page: 249A; Image: 489
      19 September 1850
    • Stephen Danforth Deeds

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/218966?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Strafford County (N.H.) land records, 1773-1901
      Authors: Strafford County (New Hampshire). Register of Deeds
      Grantor index A-Z 1773-1817
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      16374
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007836207?cat=218966
      [318/645]
      11 March 1803 Samuel Johnson et al to Samuel Durgin Lot #32 Middleton Deed Volume 41 Page 269 [No Spencers, Danforths]
      2 April 1805 Samuel Johnson to Ebenezer Wingate Lot #32 Middleton Deed Volume 47 Page 414
      14 December 1815 Stephen Danford et al to Daniel Tyler Lot 69 E Div Eaton Deed Volume 88 {age 54
      11 December 1801 Elizabeth Danforth, Thomas P Danforth et als to Jacob Walden Lot #145 Volume 38 Page 3

      Grantee index A-Z 1773-1817
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      16371
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007836206?cat=218966
      21 February 1799 James Sheafe to Phinehas Johnson Lot #5 Wolfboro Deed Volume 29 Page 467
      26 February 1801 Wilmot Bickford et al to Phinehas Johnson et al Lot #10 Wolfboro Volume 34 Page 275
      21 September 1801 Josiah Johnson to Samuel Johnson Lot #32 Middleton Deed Volume 37 Page 179
      8 December 1807 Ebenezer Horson to Enoch Johnson Lot #5 Wolfboro Deed Volume 56 Page 119
      15 September 1807 Daniel Raynard to David Johnson Wolfboro ortgage Volume 55 Page 263
      16 April 1811 Phinehas Johnson et al to Joseph Johnson, Mary Johnson, Hannah Johnson, Eleanor et als Glynn? lot Lot #5 Wolfboro Deed Volume 67 Page 203
      17 August 1812 Daniel Raynard to David Johnson Wolfboro etc Mortgage Volume 72 Page 61
      7 June 1814 Asa Johnson to Samuel Johnson Brookfield Mortgage Volume 79 Page 345
      29 September 1797 John Banfil to Stepheh Danford Lot #69 E Div Eaton Deed Volume 26 Page 216
    • New Hampshire State Papers

      Volume 27 Page 501 [530/632]
      Improvements in Middletown 1769
      Masonian Papers Volume 6 Page 159
      Mens names who have begun: Giddeon Johnson
      No of lots or original owners: Colonel Gage
      What cleared:
      What trees fell: 4
      Sort of houses: Part of log hous