Posted By:Jerri Strombeck
Subject:Re: Deletta Johnson, San Diego
Post Date:March 25, 2012 at 05:47:36
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San Diego Union 1/5/1965
Edwina J. McDonough mother of Elizabeth Enright. D of Mrs. Deletta Johnson and Edwin J. Johnson. Sister of Martin B. and Emily C. Johnson. Interment Holy Cross.

Rosary recited for 2nd Lt Edwin J. Johnson Jr who died 10/27/1944 Leyte Phillipines Islands of wounds received in combat. Burial Ft. Rosecrans. (picture) Born 4/30/1910 in AZ, resided in SD for 22 yrs before entering the service January 1941. Grad St. Augustine High.
Son, Edwin; daughter, June Carol, both of Torrence; his mother, Mrs. Deletta B. Johnson; father, Edwin J. Johnson; brother, Martin B. Johnson; two sisters, Emily and Mrs. G. T. McDonough.

Sister to Attend Bride at Rites
Miss Medora Patricia Hayden, d of M/M Basil Hayden, to wed Martin Buggeen Johnson, son of Mrs. Deletta Johnson and Mr. Edwin J. Johnson Sr.

Divorce Complaints
Johnson, Deletta B. vs E. J.; failure to provide

Deletta B. Johnson mother of Miss Emily Johnson; 7 grands, 7 greatgrands. Interment Calvary Cem, Los Angeles.

Birth certs Arizona
Emily Christine Johnson b 2/15/1912 f Edwin John Johnson age 28 Williams AZ b Michigan lumber inspector m Deletta Mary Buggeln age 22 b AZ Coconino Cty

Edwina 4/13/1915 f same m Mary Deletta Buggeler Coconino Cty

Edwin John Jr 4/30/1911 Coconino Cty

Martin Buggelu 4/23/1917

I see a death cert for someone that I think is Edwin's brother

Martin Buggeln, I think this is Deletta's father

Henrietta Buggeln, I think this is Deletta's grandmother?

Edna Buggelen Babbitt, Deletta's sister

Arizona Marriage Collection, 1864-1982
about Martin Bugglen
Name: Martin Bugglen
Residence: Williams
Gender: Male
Spouse: Emma Walker
Spouse Residence: Williams
Spouse Gender: Female
Marriage Date: Apr 18, 1888
Marriage Location: Williams
Source: This record can be found in the marriage book at the County Courthouse located in Yavapai Co., AZ in Volume A on Page 277.

Arizona Marriage Collection, 1864-1982
about Louisa Buggeln
Name: Louisa Buggeln
Residence: Coconino Co., Arizona
Gender: Female
Spouse: Lannes L. Terrall
Spouse Residence: Coconino Co., Arizona
Spouse Gender: Male
Marriage Date: May 17, 1892
Marriage Location: Williams
Source: This record can be found in the marriage book at the County Courthouse located in Coconino Co., AZ in Volume 1 on Page 30.

Coconino Sun, Flagstaff, AZ 8/25/1911

Miss Deletta Buggeln, the charming daughter of M/M Martin Buggeln of Williams, was married last Sunday night in Williams to Mr. Edward Johnson. Miss Buggeln has many friends in Flagstaff who will be pleased to hear of the happy event.

Martin ran the Bright Angel hotel in the Grand Canyon and ran the Grand Canyon hotel in Williams. He leased the Bright Angel hotel from C. E. Boyce

1880 census, Walker, Moniteau, Missouri
Martin Buggeln 68
Henrietta Buggeln 42
Elizabeth Buggeln 16
Martin Buggeln 13
Matilda Buggeln 7
Adelia Buggeln 1

1900 census, Williams, Coconino, Arizona Territory
Martin Buglin 33 MO f GER m GER m 12 yrs liveryman
Emma E Buglin 48 MI f MI m IA 3 ch 2 liv
Mary D Buglin 10
Edna M Buglin 6
Henrieta Buglin 62 8 ch 4 liv GER f GER m GER

1920 census, Williams, Coconino, Arizona
Martin Buggeln 51
Emma Buggeln 54

1930 census, Williams, Coconino, Arizona

Martin Buggeln 62
Eva A Buggeln 36

Martin also engaged in lawsuits with people over ownership and collecting tolls of the Bright Angel trail in the Grand Canyon.

There is all sorts of newspaper items about Martin, go to Library of Congress and click on digital collections.
Martin and Emma's grave

Martin's obit

What a fascinating story. I'm sure you already have a lot of this, this is a very old post.