Johnston, George

Soldier and farmer who took part in the Rum Rebellion and made himself lieutenant-governor. Cashiered from the army for his conduct, he returned to the colony and became a successful farmer and settler.

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Born
Annandale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
19 Mar 1764
Arrived Sydney
26 Jan 1788
Died
Sydney
05 Jan 1823
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1787 - 1788
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1793 - 1823
Owned
1799 - 1823
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1788 - 1823