JACOBS Chapman

Name Chapman JACOBS
Country Of Origin Wales
Born 1836
Died 1920
Birth/ Baptism Born approx. 1836, Glamorgan, Swansea, Wales
Parents Charles and Augusta Jacobs
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Clockmaker, Watchmaker, Chronometer Maker, Jeweller, Optician
Work Locations Hobart
Street Address
160 Liverpool Street, Hobart
Marriage/Spouse 2 April 1862, Bourke Street Synagogue, Melbourne, Victoria, to Jane Emden
Arrival Late 1850s: Arrived Melbourne, Victoria
Other Approx. 1859: Arrived Melbourne, Victoria
1860s-1870s: Lived in New Zealand and Chile, South America.

11 April 1882: Opened business in Hobart.
May 1882: Sold business stock by auction after purchasing a business in Invercargill, New Zealand.

Mid 1880s: Moved to New South Wales (Bathurst, Lithgow, North Sydney).

Death 14 August 1920 at his residence, 19 Elizabeth Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Web: Ancestry: 1841, 1851 Wales Census; Electoral Rolls New Zealand 1869-1881; Australia Electoral Roll 1913; Find A Grave Index 1920.
Argus 9 April 1862; The Mercury (Hobart) 7 April 1882, 23 May 1882; Southland Times 9 August 1882, 3 March 1883 (Papers Past New Zealand); Bathurst Free Press & Mining Journal 1 May 1886; Lithgow Mercury 10 March 1905, 1 April 1908; National Advocate 11 June 1917; The Hebrew Standard of Australasia 20 Aug 1920; Sydney Morning Herald 16 August 1920.