Source: History of Whiteside County, IL, edited by Charles Bent, Morrison, IL 1877
Transcribed by: Denise McLoughlin, Tampico Area Historical Society www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com
JEREMIAH H. JOHNSON was born in Whitehall, Washington county, New York, in 1797, and married Miss Harriet GETTY in 1828. Their children have been: George, now dead; Caroline, now dead; Helen S., who first married W. C. WHITMORE, and after his death, Thomas YOUNG, and now lives in Henry county, Illinois; Harriet E., wife of Dr. E. J. TALCOTT, living in Portland, and Adams, living in California. Mr. JOHNSON died in 1871.