Flourished: 1830-1845 Tazewell County, Illinois
Johnson was a minister, and was living in Tazewell County, Illinois, as early as 1830. Politically, he was a Whig.
History of Tazewell County Illinois (Chicago: Chas. C. Chapman, 1879), 477, 481; Abraham Lincoln to Benjamin F. James; U.S. Census Office, Fifth Census of the United States (1830), Tazewell County, IL, 184.