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Isaac David Nichols (1807–1867)

The "Empire" of 2nd inst. says:—We are sorry to announce the death of a very old and respected colonist, Mr. Isaac David Nichols, who died at his residence, Glebe, yesterday morning. The deceased was born in this city in the year 1808, and was the eldest son of the late Isaac Nichols, Esq., Postmaster General of New South Wales. The deceased was the eldest brother of the late lamented G. R. Nichols, Esq.

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'Nichols, Isaac David (1807–1867)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 24 May 2024.

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Life Summary [details]


10 April, 1807
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


30 August, 1867 (aged 60)
Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

cancer (jaw)

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