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Isaac, Frederick Neville

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Birth Date: 1825 (Worcester, England)

Death Date: 12 July 1865 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: John Isaac and Harriet (nee Whitmore)

Family: Married in Shropshire, England, in 1854

Education: Educated at Rugby

Religion: Church of England


Arrived in Queensland in 1840 and from Gowrie Station joined Dr Leichhardt on his first expedition; Began exploring on his own account in 1841 and took up Dulacca Station in 1847; Became a partner in Gowrie in 1852; Elected a member of the Philosophical Society; Appointed magistrate and returning officer for Western Downs

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Council NONE Legislative Council 25 Aug 1864 13 Jul 1865 Date of Death

Additional Information

Sources: Weekly Herald, 27 July 1865; Darling Downs Gazette, 15 and 19 July 1865; Waterson, DB, Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)

[Last Modified: Wednesday, 26 July 2017]