James Charles Johnston

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  • Name James Charles Johnston 
    Born 1856  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Everton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Everton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Office Boy 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Everton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Everton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Ships Steward 
    Died 13 Jul 1883  [7, 8
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    Person ID I2221  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2018 

    Father William Johnston
              b. 1821, Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Nov 1892  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Eliza Macklin
              b. 1823, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 6 Dec 1902  (Age 79 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1848 and 30 Sep 1848  West Derby, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Marriage 
    • Volume 20, Page 884
    Married 31 Aug 1848  Toxteth, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Marriage for William JOHNSTON and Eliza MACHLIN (724)
    Marriage for William JOHNSTON and Eliza MACHLIN (724)
    Family ID F724  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1856 - Liverpool, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Everton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Office Boy - 2 Apr 1871 - Everton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Everton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Ships Steward - 3 Apr 1881 - Everton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1871 England Census for Everton, Lancashire
    1871 England Census for Everton, Lancashire
    RG10 Piece 3813 Folio 92 Page 26  

    Dwelling 6 Opie Street 
    Location Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire 
    Source RG10 Piece 3813 Folio 92 Page 26 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    JOHNSTON William Head 50 Sailor Lerwick, Shetland 
    JOHNSTON Eliza Wife 46  Dublin, Ireland 
    JOHNSTON Mary Daughter 21 Shoe Grinder Liverpool, Lancashire 
    JOHNSTON James Son 15 Office Boy Liverpool, Lancashire 
    JOHNSTON William Son 13 Office Boy Liverpool, Lancashire 
    JOHNSTON John Son  11  Liverpool, Lancashire 
    JOHNSTON Thomas Son   Liverpool, Lancashire 
    JOHNSTON Kate Daughter   Liverpool, Lancashire 
    1881 England Census for Everton, Lancashire
    1881 England Census for Everton, Lancashire
    RG11 Piece 3661 Folio 77 Page 35  

    Dwelling 40 Potter Street 
    Location Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire 
    Source RG11 Piece 3661 Folio 77 Page 35 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    JOHNSTON William Head 60 Mariner Scotland 
    JOHNSTON Elizabeth Wife 58  Ireland 
    JOHNSTON James Son 25 Ship Steward Liverpool, Lancashire 
    JOHNSTON William Son 23 General Labourer Liverpool, Lancashire 
    JOHNSTON Thomas Son 18 Commercial Clerk Liverpool, Lancashire 
    JOHNSTON Kate Daughter 16  Liverpool, Lancashire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 3813 Folio 92 Page 26) we see that James, 15, an Office Boy was with his parents, William, 50, then a Sailor and Eliza(beth), 46, at 6 Opie Street, Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire. His siblings Mary, 21, a Shoe Grinder, William, 13, an Office Boy, John, 11, Thomas 9 and Kate, 6, were also present.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 3661 Folio 77 Page 35) we see that James, 25, a Ship Steward was with his parents William, 60, a Mariner and Elizabeth, 58, at 40 Potter Street, Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire. His siblings William, 23, a General Labourer, Thomas, 18, a Commercial Clerk and Kate, 16, were also present.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "James Charles Johnston". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I2221&tree=wft (accessed November 28, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S5417] 1911 England Census - Alive. People who should be alive for the 1911 England and Wales Census.

    2. [S6297] Temp Tag 9 II.

    3. [S103] Everton, Lancashire, England, Census, 1871 (3813/92/26). Everton, Lancashire, RG10 Piece 3813 Folio 92 Page 26.

    4. [S309] Meriel and Ian Haynes. Much of the Barmouth connection, and a lot more, are courtesy of Meriel and Ian Haynes. Thank you.

    5. [S109] Census 1881 Everton, Lancashire RG11 / 3661 Folio 77 Page 35.

    6. [S949] Everton, Lancashire, England, Census, 1881 (3661/77/35). Everton, Lancashire, RG11 Piece 3661 Folio 77 Page 35.

    7. [S10318] Jones, Susan. E-mail correspondence with Phil Williams. Privately held by Williams, [(E-ADDRESS) FOR PRIVATE USE,] Susan Jones [(E-ADDRESS) FOR PRIVATE USE,] to Phil Williams, e-mail<; privately held by Williams, [(E-ADDRESS) FOR PRIVATE USE,].. 24 Jun 2018>, "RE: William Johnston, Shetland.,".

    8. [S10347] (Kirkdale, Liverpool, Lancashire, England). Momumental inscriptions. William and Eliza Johnston monumental inscription, courtesy of Susan Jones, 2014..

    9. [S1854] Registration of Marriages. Ancestry.co.uk, Sep 1848, West Derby, Lancashire, Volume 20, Page 884; William JOHNSTON + Eliza MACKLIN.

    10. [S1447] Vanessa Elizabeth Johnston and William Graham Johnston.

    11. [S9314] "Liverpool, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921," database, Ancestry . (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2197), accessed 3 Sep 2018), Marriage for William JOHNSTON and Eliza MACHLIN (724); 31 Aug 1848: St. John the Baptist, Toxteth Park, Lancashire, England..