Last updated: 2 June 2009

Johnston family

Collection | Ref # AG 255 | Held by The Nelson Provincial Museum

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Johnston family

Description:

David Johnston lived in the Nelson region from 1854, working for the Customs Department. With his two sons, William and James, he became involved in a number of mining ventures in Nelson. The Johnston family opened up a zone of copper mining in the Aniseed Valley in the 1870s. read more …

Dates covered:

1866 - 1918
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