Esther Abrahams

Esther Abrahams was a Jewish "first fleeter&quot. She became the mistress and later the wife of Lt. George Jonston, an officer with the First Fleet who rose to the position of Lieutenant Governor of Australia.

Institution: Australian Jewish Historical Society.

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "Esther Abrahams." (Viewed on May 19, 2019) <https://jwa.org/media/australia-abrahams-still-image>.

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