Person:George Johnston (23)

  1. Violet JohnstonABT 1543 -
  2. Bessie JohnstonABT 1545 -
  3. Margaret JohnstonABT 1546 -
  4. George JohnstonBef 1548 - Abt 1590
  1. John Johnston
  2. William JohnstonAbt 1570 -
  3. Gilbert JohnstonABT 1571 - AFT 1620
  4. George JohnstonABT 1573 -
  5. Margaret Johnston1575 -
  6. Thomas JohnstonAbt 1576 - AFT 1618
  7. Arthur Johnston1577 - 1641
  8. Isabel Johnston1577 -
  9. Agnes Johnston1579 -
  10. Janet Johnston1581 -
  11. Elizabeth JohnstonABT 1583 -
  12. Barbara Johnston1583 -
  13. Jean Johnston1585 -
  14. Helen JohnstonABT 1588 -
Facts and Events
Name George Johnston
Gender Male
Birth[3][5] Bef 1548 Keithhall and Kinkell, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandCaskieben
Death[4][5] Abt 1590 Keithhall and Kinkell, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandCaskieben

"In George's lifetime the already extensive possessions of the family provided considerable additions."[3] He inherited the estate of Alexander Hay, his grandfather, and also that of William Hay, his uncle. Thirteen children "came to mature age", including John, his successor.[3]

References
  1.   Donald Loyd Bradley.

    Date of Import: Aug 21, 1999

  2.   George Johnston, in Find A Grave.

    His dates are given as 1544-1593, but no source is provided and it is not clear whether a grave marker still exists.

  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Johnston, Alexander. Genealogical account of the family of Johnston of that ilk, formerly of Caskieben, in the Shire of Aberdeen, and of its principal branches. (Edinburgh: A. Johnston, 1832), p. 7.
  4. Johnston, Alexander. Genealogical account of the family of Johnston of that ilk, formerly of Caskieben, in the Shire of Aberdeen, and of its principal branches. (Edinburgh: A. Johnston, 1832), p. 9.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Caskieben is an estate in the parish of Keithhall and Kinkell. It was sold by the Johnston family in 1662 to Sir John Keith, third son of the sixth Earl Marischal, who in 1677 was created Earl of Kintore and Baron Keith of Inverurie and Keithhall. The estate, now known as Keith Hall, is still in the hands of the Keith family.