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Isaac Jecks

JECKS, Isaac, b. 1801, uncle of Thomas, arr. 5.8.1829 per Calista with wife Hannah b. 1804. Storekeeper & innkeeper at Frem. 1830. Granted 6906 acres in Swan district. He grew grape vines at Mt Eliza which he irrigated - but was willing to relinquish some land there in exchange for some at the Point. To SA & returned 1845. Sold his Swan land to W.G. Brockman & offered to lease his Town Lots etc. Dep. 21.8.1845 for England leaving his affairs in hands of his nephew Thomas. Lit .

Jecks, Isaac and Hannah Jecks: a farmer from Cambridgeshire, came out in the Calista with his wife Hannah and although not recorded on the census they are not known to have left the colony.

References and Links

Berryman, Ian 1979 ed., A Colony Detailed: The First Census of Western Australia 1832, Creative Research, Perth.


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