Wills & Estates of Johnsons in Hardin County, Kentucky:
Here is a list of my findings:
Hardin County, Kentucky WILLS 1793-1866 Abstracts of Wills Will Books A-E:
E-368-Johnson, John - Will 28 Oct 1862
Wife: Sarah Johnson
Children: Absolom, John F., William L., Nancy M. Brown, Josephine Showers, Adaline Stark, Keziah C. Johnson, Jane L. Johnson, Malvina Medcalf, Margaret English (deceased).
Executor son-in-law William Showers.
Witness James W. Hays, A. Kinkade.
Proven: 17 Aug 1862
E-294 Johnson, David W. - Will 22 Dec 1857
Wife Penelope Johnson
Son George M. Johnson
Witness I.O. Rourk, Charles S. French.
Proven 19 Jan 1857
E-291 Johnson, Flora: mentioned as a daughter of Jacob Goodman - Will 16 Jul 1850. A Rebecca Rhodes is also mentioned as a daughter.
E-276 Johnson, Lucius: witness of Robert Huff's will, 18 Mar 1855 and proved 16 July & 17 Sep 1855
Johnson, Ephrim: listed in a settlement of John Carr's estate dated 19 Jul 1806 & recorded 26 Jan 1807, (Will Book A p262-263)
Johnson, Henry: mentioned in will of Thomas Dorsey of Ann Arundel Co, MD, dated 14 Mar 1790 & no recorded date given, (Will Book A p13-16)
Johnston, John: mentioned in a sale of Adam Young's estate dated 12 Sep 1806 and recorded 23 Feb 1807, (Will Book A p269-271)
Johnson, Hugh B18: mentioned in a will of of Isaac Linder (relationship not given) dated 23 Jun 1814 & recorded 8 Aug 1814 (Will Book B p149a-150a)
Johnson, Joseph B23: mentioned in a Sale of John Melton's estate dated 14 Jan 1815 and recorded 13 Feb 1815, (Will Book B p214-215) also mentions a "Benjamin Lacewell"
Johnston, Joseph B23: mentioned in a Sale of John Melton's estate dated 14 Jan 1815 and recorded 13 Feb 1815, (Will Book B p214-215) also mentions a "Benjamin Lacewell"
Johnston, Mathew B23: mentioned in a Sale of John Melton's estate dated 14 Jan 1815 and recorded 13 Feb 1815, (Will Book B p214-215) also mentions a "Benjamin Lacewell"
Johnson, William B18: mentioned in a sale of Richard Price's estate, dated 29 May 1813 and recorded 11 Jul 1814 (will book B p155a)
Johnston Sally B9: mentioned as a daughter in Christopher Bush's will dated 24 Feb 1812 and recorded 8 Feb 1813 (will book B p75-77)
Benjamin Johnson: mentioned as a brother-in-law in Richard Barbour's will (of Orange Co., VA) dated 18 Aug 1794 and recorded in VA 27 Oct 1794 & in KY 15 Apr 1818. Also an executor of this will.
Car(?) Johnson: found in above will. Richard Barbour bequests to him. No relationship given.
Daniel Johnson: mentioned in the estate settlement and vouchers of Horatio Waide in Hardin County, Kentucky. The document was recorded on 9 Feb 1818. (Hardin, KY Will Book C p149-165). Sam'l Lewellen is also mentioned in the same record.
Johnson, Anastatia, no residence given, will, dated 29 Mar 1832, Recorded 17 Feb 1834 Husband: Thomas Johnson, dec; bequests to Thomas Foster, Harriet Dugan, Nancy Jenkins, James Booth; Mentions property at Lewis Jenkins and claims against Stephen French, John Johnson, Thomas H. Wise; Executor: Joseph Ryan; Witnesses Joseph Ryan; Lewis Jenkins (Will Book D p222-224)
Will Book D p238-239
Recorded 20 Oct 1834
Elisha Johnson of Hardin Co, KY will
Dated 12 Nov 1832
Wife Sally Johnson
Daughter Charlotte (Johnson)
Children: Others, NN
Executrix Sally Johnson
Witnesses: Wm Quinn; Anthony Vernon; James Crawford; John B. Crawford
Note: Charlotte to receive one dollar "my reasons fore giving her no more is in consequence of her Matrimonial conduct toward me"
Will Book D p56-57
Recorded 1 Nov 1824
Carson, John, Sen'r of Hardin Co., KY will
Dated 21 Apr 1823
Wife Elizabeth Carson
Son John Carson Jun'r
Daughter Jane Carson
Grandsons John Johnson; John Carson, s/o John Carson; John Downey s/o James Downey; Jackson Vermeter, s-o Washington Vermeter
Executor: None given
Witnesses: Joseph Beatty; Alexd'r Carson