Dr. Samuel Andrew Johnston, Jr's Family



Dr. Samuel Andrew Johnston, Jr 18 JUN 1876 - 20 MAY 1921

Dr. Samuel Jr was born on 18 JUN 1876 in Indianapolis, Ind and died on 20 MAY 1921 (age: 44) in Indianapolis, Ind. and was buried in Crown Hill .
He was the son of Samuel Andrew Johnston, Sr. (22 JUN 1830 - 16 MAR 1907) and Estelle Pullis (Johnston) (1846 - 1930).

Dr. Samuel Jr was married to Stella M Adams (Johnston) on 6 APR 1904 in Indianapolis, Ind..

Stella was born on 31 JUL 1879 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 17 JAN 1952 (age: 72) in Indianapolis, Ind. and was buried in Crown Hill .
She was the daughter of Henry Clay Adams, Sr. (8 APR 1844 - 14 NOV 1910) and Stella E. Barneclo (Adams) (17 JUN 1846 - 29 AUG 1904).
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Wife - Stella was born on 31 JUL 1879 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 17 JAN 1952 (age: 72) in Indianapolis, Ind.


Son - Henry Adams Johnston
(1906-1979) - Henry was born on 26 MAY 1906 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 21 NOV 1979 (age: 73) in Zionsville, Ind.

- Estelle was born on 18 JAN 1910 in Indianapolis, Ind and died on 8 OCT 1911 (age: 1) in Indianapolis, Ind

Daughter - Dorothy was born on 5 JUN 1911 in Indianapolis, Ind and died on 21 AUG 1955 (age: 44) in Indianapolis, Ind.

Father - Samuel A. Johnston
1830-1907 - Samuel Sr. was born on 22 JUN 1830 in Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana and died on 16 MAR 1907 (age: 76) in Indianapolis, Ind

- Estelle was born on 1846 in New York and died on 1930 in Indianapolis, Ind.



Notes for Dr. Samuel Andrew Johnston, Jr


Attended Shortridge High School. Studied medicine at Harvard, Indiana University and Columbia.


Samuel A. Johnston worked as a clerk, and lived at 626 N. Penn in the 1889 Indianapolis Directory.




Notes for Stella M Adams (Johnston)




Dr. Samuel Jr: Census: 1910 Indianapolis,Marion Co., Indiana 8th ward, pg 172

name relation born age mar-status born in father-born mother-born Occ.
Samuel A. Johnston : head 32 m 6 Indiana US US Doctor
Stella A. Johnston : wife 30 m 6 Indiana Indiana Washington DC none
Henry A. Johnston : son 3 s Indiana Indiana Indiana none
Estelle Johnston : daughte 3/12 s Indiana Indiana Indiana none


Stella: Census: 1930 Indianapolis

Name : Stella Johnston
Birth Year : abt 1880
Gender : Female
Race : White
Birthplace : Indiana
Marital status : Widowed
Relation to Head of House : Head
Homemaker? : Yes
Home in 1930 : Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Street address : 2127 North Delware
Home Owned or Rented : Owned
Home Value : 15000
Radio Set : Yes
Lives on Farm : No
Attended School : Yes
Able to Read and Write : Yes
Father's Birthplace : Indiana
Mother's Birthplace : District of Columbia
Able to Speak English : Yes
Household Members :
Name Age :
Stella Johnston 50 :
Henry A Johnston 23 :
Dorothy A Johnston 18 :


Dr. Samuel Jr: Census: 1920 Marion Co., Indiana

name relation age born in father-born mother-born Occ.
Samuel A. Johnston : head 43 IN IN NewYork M.D.&Sugeon- own off.
Stella A. Johnston : wife 40 IN IN Maryland
Henry A. Johnston : son 13 IN IN IN
Dorothy A. Johnston : dau 8 IN IN IN


Stella: Census: 1940 Indianapolis, Ind

Name : Stella Johnston
Respondent : Yes
Gender : Female
Race : White
Birthplace : Indiana
Marital status : Widowed
Relation to Head of House : Head
Home in 1940 : Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
Street : North Delaware Street
House Number : 2127
Inferred Residence in 1935 : Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
Residence in 1935 : Same Place
House Owned or Rented : Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented : 5400
Attended School or College : No
Highest Grade Completed : College, 4th year
Weeks Worked in 1939 : 0
Income : 0
Household Members :
Name : Age
Stella Johnston : 60
Dorothy Johnston : 28


Dr. Samuel Jr: Obituary of Samuel A.Johnston
The Indianapolis Star - May 21, 1921
APOPLEXY ATTACK FATAL TO DR. SAMUEL A. JOHNSTON Arrangements for the funeral of Dr. Samuel A. Johnston, 2127 North Delaware street, who died at his home yesterday following an attack of apoplexy Thursday evening, had not been completed last night.

Dr. Johnston had left his office and was returning to his home on a street car when stricken.

He did not retain consciousness.

He was 45 years old and had practiced medicine in Indianapolis for the last eighteen years, specializing in ear, nose and throat diseases.

He was a member of the Country Club, the University Club and the Dramatic Club.

Born in Inidianapollis, June 18, 1876, Dr. Johnston attended the public schools here, later being graduated from Shortridge high school and attending a preparatory school in the East.

He studied medicine at Harvard,the Indiana University Medical School, and Columbia University.

Survivng are the widow, who was Miss Stella M. Adams; Dr. Johnston's mother, Mrs. Estelle P. Johnston; a son Henry P. Johnston and a daughter Miss Dorothy Johnston


Stella: Obituary - Indianapolis Star - Jan 18, 1952


Obituary - Indianapolis Star - Jan 18, 1952




Dr. Samuel Jr: Draft Registration Card


Draft Registration Card




Dr. Samuel Jr: Article in Harvard Class Notes


Article in Harvard Class Notes




Dr. Samuel Jr: Article in Harvard Class Notes


Article in Harvard Class Notes




Granddaughter - Abby - 1965 - Abby was born on 16 MAR 1940 in Indianapolis, Ind

Granddaughter - Nancy was born on 3 AUG 1942

Granddaughter - Carol Hart, Sally Hart, Susie Erikson - Susan was born on 2 JUN 1944 in Cheyenne, Wy

Granddaughter - Shortridge HS - Indianapolis - 1965 - Sally was born on 10 JUN 1947 in Lincoln, Ill



- William was born on 1867 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 1915

- Oliver Jr was born on 1853 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 1878 in Indianapolis, Ind

- Dewitt was born on ABT 1853 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died on 1913

- L was born on ABT 1857 in Marion Co., Ind

- M was born on ABT 1859 in Marion Co., Ind

- Frederick was born on ABT 1863 in Indianapolis, Ind.

- Mary was born on 1861 and died on 1887 in Indianapolis, Ind

- Sara was born on ABT 1848 in Ind.



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