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William Fairfax Johnson

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Portrait of William Johnson, taken in a garden amongst the flowers - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait of William Johnson, taken in a garden amongst the flowers - No known copyright restrictions …

Identity

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    William Fairfax AWMM
  • Surname
    Johnson AWMM
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    Male AWMM
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    10 August 1850 AWMM TaurangaTauranga AWMM
    Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
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Death

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    23 September 1938 Public - Sam - Direct descendant - 10 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Age at death
    88 Public - Sam - Direct descendant - 10 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Place of death
    Waihi Public - Sam - Direct descendant - 10 June 2020 - Family papers
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    Waihi Cemtery Public - Sam - Direct descendant - 10 June 2020 - Family papers
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  • This gentleman William Fairfax Johnson is my maternal Great Grandfather. My Grandmother was Emily Fairfax Heath (nee Johnson). Her mother was Odelia (nee Dihars). Did not realize William had fought in New Zealand wars.
    Public - Carolyn Ann - Direct descendant - 8 November 2017

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10 June 2020SamHamiltonDirect descendant
08 November 2017Carolyn AnnAuckland New ZealandDirect descendant
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