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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Alfred Crickmer BRETT

Born 1887 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England [20] [21]
Son of Zephania BRETT and Emma CRICKMER [20] [21]
Grew up in the English country of Suffolk where his father worked as Foreman of a Malt House, and later as a Caretaker [20]
In 1891 was living with his parents and siblings George, Emma and Herbert at 77 Crown Street in Saint Margaret, Suffolk [20]
Ten years later he was working as a Drapers Apprentice and was living with his parents and siblings in Saint Peter, Suffolk [20]
Married (1) Hilda ESLICK in England in 1910 [21]
Prior to leaving England he had worked as a Tailor's Cutter [70]
Along with his wife departed London, England on the Orsova and arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on 7 February 1911 [70]
Contractor in Dudawa, East Arrino 1914-1916 [19]
Railway Fettler in Wurarga in 1916 [50]
Station-hand on Gabyon Station in Wurarga 1925-1936 [50]
Storekeeper in Pintharuka 1938-1947 [19]
Married (2) Mavis Alice Clarissa BARR in Perth in 1947 [66]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Claremont [2]
Father of Thirza [--]
Died 17 May 1957; ashes interred Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Crematorium Rose Gardens, M, 5) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Alfred Crickmer Brett' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 February 2024 from [reference list]

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