Virginia
A.
Johnston


 

VIRGINIA A. JOHNSTON was born about 1875 at 3804 Federal Street in what was then Stockton Township NJ. The neighborhood became part of Camden in the 1890s. She lived there her entire life until illness forced her to relocate to the Camden county hospital at Lakeland, Gloucester Township NJ.

Virginia Johnston worked for many years at the Starkweather Department Store at 34th and Federal Street. She was a charter member of the Rosedale Baptist Church. She left the job to care for her father, James P. Johnston, a Civil War veteran.

Virginia Johnston passed away on March 4, 1950. She is buried at New Camden Cemetery.


Camden Courier-Post - March 6, 1950 

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