|30 January 1852 in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England.|
|10 March 1916 at Canterbury, Vic.|
|11 March 1916 at Box Hill Cemetery, Vic.|
|Phillip Leigh, JP. (1813-1885)|
|Sarah Jane New (m. 1839 in Adelaide, SA)|
|Kerr Johnston jnr (1854-1889) on 3 May 1876 at Masonic-hall, Sandridge, Vic.|
|Arthur Melbourne Johnston (1877-1877)|
|Ruby Alice Johnston (1879-1957)(m. Edgar Jocelyn Carter)|
|Hilda Augusta Johnston (1881-1897)|
|Edith Isabel Johnston (1884-1964)|
|Alfred Kerr Johnston (1885-1957)|
|Sydney Leigh Johnston (1886-1979)(m. Lila Vercoe 23 Dec 1920 in Geelong, Vic)|
|Gilbert Byram Johnston (1888-1890)|
The Argus of 2 June 1877 shows birth of son 25th ult — death notice names him as Arthur Melbourne.
The Argus of 24 December 1886 shows birth of son on 21st inst — Sydney.
In his marriage notice, Sydney was the youngest son. WW1 records show his dob as Jan 1887. During his military service, Sydney was treated for gonorrhoea.
The Argus of 5 February 1885 shows birth of son 2nd inst — Alfred.