Early Hunter Valley Settlers

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  James White - Broomfield -   Map 9 

In 1831 James White took possession of his primary grant of 1,280 acres at the Junction of the Isis and Pages Rivers naming it Broomfield. It was five miles distant from H. C. Sempill's grant of 2560 known as Belltrees

Broomfield was managed by James White's brother Edward White who died in 1850. Sarah White, widow of James continued in residence at Broomfield from 1850.


Notes & Links:

See Horsemen of the First Frontier (1788-1900) and the Serpent's Legacy By Keith Robert Binney for a full account of the White family.

Stephen Coxen Puen Buen - the Estate of John Bingle Alexander Livingstone Stephen Coxen


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