Johnson Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John. As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988.)

List of People with Surname Johnson

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 157,771 people with the surname Johnson. Among these people surnamed Johnson, there are nearly 21,927 unique names, with an average of 7 people having the same name. Susan Johnson, Shane Johnson and Arlene Johnson are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Johnson, with 600, 547 and 487 people respectively.

Additionally, Our findings indicate that Texas has the highest number of people surnamed Johnson, with a total of 15,438 people, and there are a total of 7,669 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Johnson, with a total of 13,468 people and an average of 7,397 unique names.