From Thomas Isaac (1824-1898)

Scope and Content

Letters sent from Thomas Isaac (1824-1898).

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Isaac was born in 1824 in Suffolk and baptised at a Congregational Chapel. Apart from a brief stint sugar refining in Bristol, he worked as a corn merchant in Maldon, Essex. He married Sarah Prentice in 1850. Together they had six children. Their eldest daughter, Edith Mary (Dorrie) Isaac married W. G. Collingwood in 1883.