Thursday, January 2, 2014
Mrs. Laura Johnston (1795-1883)
Laura Woolsey, also known as Mrs. William Samuel Johnson. A member of the prominent Conneticut based Woolsey family, she frequently stayed in New Haven while her husband worked at his legal firm in New York. They were happily married for over fifty years, during which they lost two children in infancy and raised four to adulthood. Completed November 2011. Sold.