( First married to Minnie E. Tyler)
Part abstracted as it's a very long bio contained in Volume 3 pages 419-421
Abstract: Jasper J. Johnson, member for twenty years of
the Portland bar. He was born on a farm in Multnomah county, July 5, 1862. His
father, Jacob Johnson was one of the first settlers of the state and was
born December 20, 1828, in Highland county, Ohio and married Martha J. Lee,
second cousin to General Robert E. Lee. Jacob died January 25, 1901 and
his remains are interned in the Multnomah Cemetery. Jacob's father was
William Johnson who came to Multnomah county during pioneer times.
Vol 3 pg 421
Transcribed by Darla Stimbert January 2004.
Gaston, Joseph; Portland, Oregon, its history and builders : in
connection with the antecedent explorations, discoveries, and movements of the
pioneers that selected the site for the great city of the Pacific