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St. john Family History

St. john Name Meaning
English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of the numerous places in France so called from the dedication of their churches to St. Jean (see John).Americanized form of French St. Jean.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Name Distribution of St. john Families

  • Number of St. john families
     11 - 20
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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