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John Brayton Johnson, American editor, publisher. trustee New York State Dormitory Authority, Elsmere, since 1956; trustee emeritus St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York Served with Military Intelligence Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member American Institute of Architects (honorary), Princeton Club New York, Black River Valley Club.

Background

Johnson, John Brayton was born on December 14, 1916 in Watertown, New York, United States. Son of Harold Bowtell and Jessie R. (Parsons) Johnson.

Education

AB, Princeton, 1939; Doctor of Humane Letters, St. Lawrence University, 1978. Doctor of Humane Letters, State University of New York, 2000.

Career

Reporter, Watertown (New York) Daily Times, 1939-1941, 46-49;editor public, Watertown (New York) Daily Times, since 1949. Chairman Council to Health Science Center, Syracuse, 1955-1998.

Membership

Trustee New York State Dormitory Authority, Elsmere, since 1956. Trustee emeritus St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York Served with Military Intelligence Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member American Institute of Architects (honorary), Princeton Club New York, Black River Valley Club.

Connections

Married Catherine Amelia Common, June 21, 1941. Children: John Brayton, Ann Johnson Kaiser, Deborah Johnson, Harold Bowtell World War II.

father:
Harold Bowtell Johnson

mother:
Jessie R. (Parsons) Johnson

spouse:
Catherine Amelia Common

child:
John Brayton Johnson

child:
Ann Johnson Kaiser Johnson

child:
Deborah Johnson

child:
Harold Bowtell World War II Johnson