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