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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Alice Catherine BROWNE / RANKINE

Born 1871 in Collingwood, Victoria, Australia [15]
Daughter of Hugh Junor BROWNE and Elizabeth TURNER [15]
Married John Henry RANKINE [21] [203]
Resided with her husband and daughter in Montreal, Quebec, Canada [335]
They departed Montreal, Canada on the steamer Scotian and arrived in Port Huron, Michigan, United States on 21 July 1913 [335]
They departed New York, United States on the steamship Mauretania and arrived in Liverpool, England on 23 March 1914 [204]
In England her husband arranged to purchase Ready-Made Farm in Carnamah from the Midland Railway Company [34]
Along with Miss Hilda G. MASSON they departed London, England on the steamship Osterley on 19 November 1915 [34] [70] [203]
They arrived on the steamship Osterley in Fremantle, Western Australia on 23 December 1915 [70]
Arrived in Carnamah with her husband, daughter and companion Miss Hilda G. MASSON on 12 January 1916 [34]
Resided on New Brunswick Farm in Carnamah, Western Australia in 1916 and 1917 [34] [50]
She was among the first to play tennis in Carnamah after local subscriptions purchased the materials in February 1916 [9: 3-Mar-1916]
In 1925 they were living at 47 Colin Street in West Perth [50]
Mother of Melba [70]
Died 6 December 1934 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada [299]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Alice Catherine Browne / Rankine' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 23 February 2024 from [reference list]

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