Personal Details

Name: JOHNSTON, Bernard
Convict Number(s): 8618
Year of Birth: 1838
Date of Death:
Place of Death:
Cause of Death:

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Vimeira
Ship Arrival Year: 1865

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 08/02/1868 - Expired 10/09/1870

Conditional Pardon


Certificate of Freedom

Date: 04/10/1870

British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Ploughman
Literacy: Literate
Religion: Roman Catholic
Place of Conviction: Dumfries, Scotland.
Details of Crime: Assault & Rape. Sentenced to 7 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Bunbury, Perth, Wellington, Williams River.
Employment Types: General Servant, Labourer.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Employed 4 Ticket of Leave Men at Bunbury in 1869 & 1 at Perth in 1871. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Employed by J. PICKERSGILL of Bunbury/Wellington from 12/02/1869 as a Labourer. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Employed by Joseph TAYLOR of Williams River from 31/08/1869 as a Labourer. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Went to Newcastle, New South Wales on 13/06/1873.