The Johnson Family

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Robert Johnson retired to Boyton Hall to set up the Colonial College, now the Hollesley Bay Prison. Here he is shown in the centre at the front with some of the college staff. Robert's brother farmed at Boyton so there were plenty of Boyton connections.

Click on "Colonial College" for an 1891 snapshot of what went on at the institution and "Gentlemen Emigrants" for another digest of the activities.

Click on "Earlier History" for a detailed personal account of the family by his grandson, Alan Johnson (1908 - 2000).

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