Robert emigrated from Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland between 1860 and 1870.
Robert Hyslop migrated from Kirkcudbrightshire to Australia between 1860 and 1870.
He was an astute man who soon acquired grazing land which he tended while continuing his employment as a maintenance engineer in the gold mine at Stawell, ten mile distant.
The name Hyslop is mentioned as a pioneer family in the Campbells Bridge area in the book by SE Sayers, 'Shepherd's Gold - The Story of Stawell'. 
[S-3] FS BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995, The BRB has a good index for each individual. Copies of the BRB available Strathalbyn National Trust Museum & Library, several libraries around Australia including State Library SA, and Western Australian Genealogical Society Bayswater WA Request assistance for locating a copy through 'Contact us' on this website. , Page 185 in Rachel's section.
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