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Johnson/Johnstone family page

Johnson family records can be found in Jersey back to the beginning of the 17th century


George Johnston

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Origins of surname

A simple surname, this one. It means 'son of John'

Early records

The marriage of soldier George Johnson to Marian Goodwin took place in St Saviour in 1601, but there is no record of the couple having children in the island. The first baptisms were recorded in the 1710s.


  • Johnson
  • Johnston
  • Johnstone

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Family wills

These wills created by members of the Johnson family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • Alexander Johnson, Halfway, St Lawrence - 10 September 1941, D/Y/A/108
  • Alexander Johnson, Hilltop, St Saviour, desires to be cremated - 7 December 1938, D/Y/A/103
  • Andrew Johnston, St Helier - 16 May 1931, D/Y/A/91
  • Archibald Johnson of Prospect Terrace, St Aubin's Road, St Helier, - 18 October 1866, D/Y/A/33
  • Arthur Johnson, Kia Ora, Frederick Street, Goole, master mariner - 3 December 1919, D/Y/A/79
  • Caroline Johnson, Roseland, First Tower, St Helier, widow Le Sueur - 22 February 1933, D/Y/A/94
  • Caroline Johnson, St Saviour bequeaths to the poor of St Saviour 5s - 30 January 1912, D/Y/A/71
  • Clara Johnson née Wright, 11 The Terrace, Grosvenor Street, St Helier - 31 March 1944, D/Y/A/112
  • David Johnston, Lieutenant in HM Royal Regiment of Artillery 26 September 1816 - D/Y/A/18
  • Edward Johnson, Ommaroo, Havre des Pas, St Helier - 28 April 1932, D/Y/A/92
  • James Johnson of Seaton Place, St Helier - 17 February 1875, D/Y/A/38
  • John Johnson son of John, Llanleff Villa, Elizabeth Street, Georgetown, St Saviour - 15 December 1939, D/Y/A/105
  • Joseph Johnson of Truro, Cornwall, now of Gothic Villa, St Aubins Road, St Helier - 26 January 1891, D/Y/A/50
  • Madelaine Johnson of St Helier 4 March 1761 - D/Y/A/10
  • Margaret Johnson, Charlton House, First Tower - 2 April 1921, D/Y/A/81
  • Margaret Johnstone of Dalmain House, Undercliff Road, St Helier - 15 June 1897, D/Y/A/56

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