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Johnson Surname Origin

The son of John. Son of John

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.




Johnson  Surname Meaning and Family Facts

Johnson Last Name Meaning
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A Johnson Family History Thought:

'We are all omnibuses in which our ancestors ride, and every now and then one of them sticks his head out and embarrasses us.' --Oliver Wendell Homes







Johnson  Surname Meaning and Family Facts

Johnson Last Name Meaning
Search the FREE Ancestry.com Name Dictionary.




There is more to Johnson family history than the origin of your surname:

Start your Genealogy to find your personal Johnson family ancestry. It's easy to get started. Just begin your family tree with what you already know. Learn More.




A Johnson Family History Thought:

'People will not look forward to posterity who never look backward to their ancestors.' --Edmund Burke




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