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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Bert" Albert Edward MALEY

Born 1874 in Greenough, Western Australia [15]
Son of John Stephen MALEY and Elizabeth Kniest WALDECK [15]
Private and later Lance Corporal 106 in the 1st WA Mounted Infantry Contingent in South Africa during the Boer War [18]
Re-enlisted and served as a Lieutenant in the  6th WA Mounted Infantry Contingent in South Africa during the Boer War [18]
Married Mary Lucy DEELY in East Coolgardie in 1906 [66]
Farmer on his brothers' Parakalia Farm in Three Springs 1911-1915 [19]
Dressed as a Stockman he attended the Plain & Fancy Dress Ball in Three Springs on Easter Monday 24 March 1913 [9:4-Apr-1913]
Attended the Saint Patrick's Day Sports Meeting held at the recreation ground in Three Springs on 17 March 1915 [10: 26-Mar-1915]
Travelled to around Yalgoo during September 1915, and returned to Three Springs with a load of horses [10: 21-Sep-1915]
Attended the Ball conducted by the local branch of the Red Cross at the Agricultural Hall in Three Springs on 2 June 1916 [10: 6-Jun-1916]
By October 1916 he was a Lieutenant at the Australian Imperial Force's Geraldton District Training Camp [10: 24-Oct-1916]
Farm Manager in Meckering in 1920, and Farm Labourer in Three Springs 1921-1929[6] [19] [124]
Received 1st prize for Tilting at Bucket in the ring events at the Three Springs Day on Thursday 23 September 1920 [10: 15-Oct-1920]
Member of the Three Springs Saint Patrick's Day Committee in 1921 [124]
Vice President of the Picnic Race Meeting held in Three Springs on Saint Patrick's Day Tuesday 17 March 1925 [124]
In May 1927 purchased a new Dodge car from local agent Thomas J. BERRIGAN [4: 14-May-1927]
Donated £1/1/- to the Three Springs Saint Patrick's Day Committee in 1928 [124]
Later resided in South Perth [2]
Died 7 July 1948; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Wesleyan, IA, 566) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Albert Edward Maley' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 13 June 2024 from [reference list]

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