I'm new too and am over here in Western
Australia. I'm looking for the descendants of my great great grandfather
Allan Johnston from the island of Coll who migrated to Tasmania on the ship
"Persian" in 1857 with his sons Malcolm Malcolm (age 25) and Allan (21) and
daughter Mary(23).. Allan Snr was age 57 and a widower.
I'm a member of the Western Australian Genealogical
Society and work as a volunteer in its library. Anyone wanting information
re W.A. is welcome to get in touch with me and I'll do my best to find an