Samuel Johnston1

ID # 734, (1871-1952)
Descendants of John Coleman & Elizabeth Lawrason
     Samuel Johnston was born on 28 December 1871 at Nissouri, Middlesex County, Ontario.1 He married Letty Misener, daughter of Nicholas Misener and Aramintha Richter Miller Aker, on 31 August 1893 at Watford, Lambton County, Ontario. (notes: 006068-93 Watford, Lambton Co. August 31, 1893, Samuel Johnston, 23, bachelor, farmer, residing Brooke, born Nissouri, parents Robert Johnston and Rebecca Armstrong. Lettie Misner, 21, spinster, residing Watford, born Troy. Parents Nicholas Misner and Armintha Akin. Witnesses: Dillon Coristine and Florence Misener, Watford. The groom was Anglican and the bride Methodist. The clergyman was A.G. Harris.).1 He died in 1952.1 He was buried at Alvinston Cemetery, Brooke Twp, Lambton County, Ontario.1 According to the 1901 census, Samuel is a farmer at Brooke, in Lambton East.

There was a post office at Brooke, so named (it was named for the township), which opened in 1852 and closed in 1861.1

Last Edited=9 Nov 2007

Children of Samuel Johnston and Letty Misener


  1. [S1] Robert Coleman, 2009.