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Ann Johnson (Jennings)

Birthdate: (49)
Death: November 22, 1794 (49)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Jennings and Rebecca Jennings
Wife of Thomas Johnson, Governor, Assoc. Justice, US Sup. Ct.
Mother of Ann Grahame; Thomas Jennings Johnson; Rebecca Johnson; Elizabeth Johnson; James Johnson and 2 others
Sister of Thomas Jennings; Rebecca Jennings and Elizabeth Jennings

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About Ann Johnson

Ann Jennings Johnson was born on May 8, 1745 to Rebecca Sauders Jennings and Thomas Jennings.1 Ann's mother was the daughter of Robert Sauders, while her father was the son of Reverend Henry Jennings of St. Mary's County.2 Rebecca and Thomas married on July 17, 1732, and in addition to Ann, the Jennings had two other daughters.3 The oldest child, Elizabeth, was born on December 9, 1735, and the middle girl, Rebecca was born on June 14, 1738.4 The Jennings family lived in Annapolis, Maryland where Judge Thomas Jennings worked as the Chief Clerk and Register of the Land Office.5 While Ann was growing up in Annapolis, a young man came to town to work for her father in the Land Office. This young man was Thomas Johnson, and he would later become a very important figure in Ann Jennings' life.


Ann Jennings Johnson by John Hesselius Collection of the Maryland Historical Society, 57.20.2 MSA SC 4494-59

Born: May 8, 17451 Mother: Rebecca Sauders Jennings2 Father: Thomas Jennings3 Siblings: Elizabeth and Rebecca Jennings4 Maternal Grandfather: Robert Sauders5 Paternal Grandfather: Reverend Henry Jennings6 Jennings Family Home: Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland7 Religious Affiliation: Episcopal; St. Anne's Parish, Annapolis, Maryland8 Marriage: February 16, 1766 to Governor Thomas Johnson9 Children: Thomas Jennings, Anne Jennings, Elizabeth, Rebecca, James, Joshua, Dorcas10 Johnson Family Home: "Richfield," Frederick, Maryland11 Died: November 22, 179412 Buried: All Saints' Episcopal Cemetery in Frederick, Maryland, Moved to Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Maryland in 191313