Tri-Counties Genealogy & History by Joyce M. Tice
Oley Johns, WW1 Casualty
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Oley Johns
First Tioga County Man Dying in the Service to Be Buried in the county.

First War Hero Buried at Lawrence Corners

Oley Johns, a Sailor Who Died in Scotland, Buried Near Here Recently.

 Oley Johns, a sailor on one of Uncle Sam’s ships, who was stricken with scarlet fever in British waters and died in Scotland June 27 lst, was laid at rest in the Lawrence Corners cemetery on August 5 last.

Photo at right from Louis G. Wheeler collection
Oley Savern JOHNS was son of Emma WOOD and Horace JOHNS of Rutland 
Bradford County PA
Chemung County NY
Tioga County PA

Published On Tri-Counties Site On 11/16/2003
By Joyce M. Tice

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