Frederick Johnson

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Frederick Johnson
Born c.1844
Died 7 October 1891
Ballarat
Occupation Publican
Years active 1889-1891
Known for Australian Arms Hotel
Camp Hotel
Home town Ballarat

Frederick Johnson was a publican in Ballarat, <1889-1891.

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Frederick Johnson was born c.1844.[1]

He held the license for the Australian Arms Hotel in Sturt Street, Ballarat.[1]

In June 1889 the license of the Camp Hotel in Sturt Street, Ballarat, was transferred to Johnson.[2] It was renewed in July 1890.[3][4]

In November 1890, Johnson was fined for setting up a betting room for the Melbourne Cup.[3]

Johnson died on 7 October 1891:

The many friends of Mr Fred. Johnson, licensee of the Camp hotel, Sturt street, will regret to hear that he died yesterday after a brief attack of influenza. The deceased, who was formerly landlord of the Australian Arms hotel, at the corner of Sturt and Lyons streets, was 47 years of age. He leaves a widow and small family. The remains will be buried this afternoon in the New Cemetery.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1891 'No title', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 8 October, p. 2. , viewed 19 Feb 2020, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204316716
  2. 1889 'No title', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 20 June, p. 2. , viewed 17 Aug 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204045056
  3. 3.0 3.1 1890 'BALLARAT.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 15 November, p. 10, viewed 8 December, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article8451223
  4. 1864 'DISTRICT PUBLICANS' LICENSING MEETING.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 2 July, p. 4. , viewed 10 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66346137

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