Alexander Johnston

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Born in Aberdeenshire, Scotland on 1440 to Gilbert De Johnston and Elizabeth Vaus. Alexander married Agnes Gloster and had a child. He passed away on 1508 in Scotland.

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Surname meaning for "Johnston"

habitational name, deriving in most cases from the place so called in Annandale, in Dumfriesshire. This is derived from the genitive case of the personal name John + Middle English tone, toun ‘settlement’ (Old English tun). There are other places in Scotland so called, including the city of Perth, which used to be known as St. John’s Toun, and some of these may also be sources of the surname.

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