This is an oil portrait of Achsa Maynard Johnson (b. April 7, 1791 - d. May 21, 1882.) In 1815 Achsa, daughter of Moses Maynard, married Orange Johnson (b. February 7, 1790 - d. November 28, 1876)a comb maker by trade from Connecticut. The comb business was very successful, and Achsa and Orange moved into their home at 956 High Street in 1816. They had three children, but only one, Mary, survived into adulthood. The family moved to Columbus in 1847, when their daughter married Francis Sessions.