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Jacobs, Caroline (Carrie) (1860–1945)

The death occurred in Melbourne yesterday of Mrs. Caroline Jacobs, widow of Mr. S. J. Jacobs, at one time president of the Adelaide Chamber of Commerce and of the Associated Chambers of Commerce of Australia, and a noted patron of sport. Mrs. Jacobs was in her 85th year. Mrs Jacobs was the mother of Mr R. E. Jacobs, who also has been president of the SA Chamber of Commerce.

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'Jacobs, Caroline (Carrie) (1860–1945)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 20 October 2020.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Ellis, Caroline

17 October 1860
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


18 September 1945
Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Cause of Death


Religious Influence