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Where is the Johnstone family from?
You can see how Johnstone families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Johnstone family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Johnstone families were found in and Scotland in 1841. In 1840 there were 7 Johnstone families living in Maine. This was about 21% of all the recorded Johnstone's in USA. Maine and 1 other state had the highest population of Johnstone families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Johnstone surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
What did your Johnstone ancestors do for a living?
In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Johnstone. 10% of Johnstone men worked as a Salesman and 11% of Johnstone women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Johnstone were Clerk and Clerk. .