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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

"Joan" Agnes Joan HUNT / LYON

Born 14 July 1919 in Goomalling, Western Australia [98]
Daughter of "Ted" Edward HUNT and Emily Isabel PATTERSON [98]
Resided with her parents on Fairfield Farm in Three Springs 1923-1950[19] [114]
Began her schooling in February 1928 at the Dominican Convent School in Three Springs [98]
Won a 1st prize for Writing at the Three Springs Agricultural Society's First Annual Show on 20 September 1928 [4: 29-Sep-1928]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on Friday 6 December 1929 as a "Sunflower" [4: 14-Dec-1929]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on 28 November 1930 as a "Crossword Puzzle" [4: 6-Dec-1930]
Won 2nd prize for Plain Sponge cooked by girl over 14 and under 18 at the Three Springs Agricultural Show in 1935 [5: 27-Sep-1935]
Attended the Carnamah Girls Club's Masquerade Ball in Carnamah on 7 December 1935 as "Bon Rosa Cigars" [5: 13-Dec-1935]
Member of the Three Springs Tennis Club in 1935-36 and 1936-37 [5: 8-Nov-1935, 27-Nov-1936]
Attended the Carnamah Girls Club's Mad Hatter's Leap Year Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 29 February 1936 [5: 6-Mar-1936]
Member of the Three Springs Golf Club in 1936 [5: 10-Apr-1936]
Attended Kenneth R. PETTIT's 21st birthday Social & Dance at his home in Three Springs on Saturday 23 May 1936 [5: 29-May-1936]
Attended the Show Ball after the Carnamah Agricultural Show on 10 September 1936 dressed in primrose taffeta [5: 18-Sep-1936]
Attended the Surprise Party for Miss Joyce E. BASTIAN at The Oaks Farm in Three Springs on 12 February 1937 [5: 19-Feb-1937]
Attended the very largely attended Carnamah Tennis Dance at the Carnamah Hall on 17 April 1937 in figured georgette [5: 23-Apr-1937]
Attended the Coronation Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Wednesday 12 May 1937 dressed in floral ninon [5: 14-May-1937]
     The ball and its festivities celebrated the coronation of King George VI of the United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth [5]
In mid 1937 she spent a holiday staying with Charles C. and Margaret BOTHE on Glenfield Farm in Coorow [5: 4-Jun-1937]
Attended the hugely successful Annual Catholic Ball in Three Springs on 3 June 1937 dressed in floral ninon [5: 11-Jun-1937]
Partook in the Empire Parade dressed as Australia at the Anglican Church's Annual Ball in Three Springs on 17 June 1937 [5: 25-Jun-1937]
Attended the Annual Catholic Ball at the Yandanooka Hall in Yandanooka on 24 June 1937 dressed in primrose taffeta [5: 9-Jul-1937]
Her 21st birthday was celebrated at the Agricultural Hall in Three Springs on the night of Monday 15 July 1940 [4: 20-Jul-1940]
Married Leslie Ernest LYON in 1944 [66]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Hamersley [2]
Died 17 April 1984; ashes interred Pinnaroo Valley Memorial Park, Perth WA (Banksia Court, Memorial Garden, L3D, 11) [2]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Agnes Joan Hunt / Lyon' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 24 July 2021 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/agnes-joan-hunt [sources]




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