- 31 July 1880
Ellerslie station, near Tumut, New South Wales, Australia
- 17 February 1944
Linden Private Hospital, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia
- Historian and Lecturer
Jessie Webb became the first female teacher at the University of Melbourne when she joined the History Department. A prominent figure in women's organisations she was a founding member of the Catalysts, the Lyceum Club, the Victorian Women Graduates Association, and the Women's College. Webb, who completed two major overseas trips, is permanently commemorated in the name of the History Department Library at the University of Melbourne.