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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Agnes Lydia NICHOL / RAINS

Born 1903 in Perth, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of George NIHCOL and Vida Pauline WHITNEY [15]
Married Arthur Lloyd RAINS in Perth in 1927 [66]
Resided with her husband on farmland in Marchagee [19]
Won 1st prize for Bulbous Flowers at the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show on Thursday 30 August 1934 [5: 7-Sep-1934]
Exhibited in the Vegetable, Fancy Work and Flower sections of the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show on 5 September 1935 [5]
     Awarded 1st prizes for Lettuce and Hand-Painted Articles, and two 2nd prizes for Snapdragons and Bulbous Flowers [5: 13-Sep-1935]
Attended the Ball at the East Marchagee Hall after the Marchagee-Gunyidi Picnic & Sports Day on 14 September 1935 [5: 27-Sep-1935]
Won 2nd prize for Beetroot at the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show at Maley Park in Coorow on 3 September 1936 [5: 11-Sep-1936]
Later resided in West Perth [2]
Died 31 March 1959; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Presbyterian, CA, 473)[2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Agnes Lydia Nichol / Rains' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 2 July 2022 from [reference list]

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