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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Alma Jean Patricia STOKES / BUXTON

Born 17 March 1917 in Geraldton, Western Australia [98] [161]
Daughter of Albert Victor STOKES and Elsie BROWNING [161]
Resided with her parents in Three Springs 1926-1933 [5] [6]
Student at the Three Springs State School until 1931 and then at the Dominican Convent School in Three Springs [98]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on Friday 6 December 1929 as "Powder Puff" [4: 14-Dec-1929]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on 28 November 1930 as a "Tennis Set" [4: 6-Dec-1930]
Attended the Farewell Evening tendered to local pioneer Mrs Blanche M. KOCH in Three Springs on 3 December 1932 [4: 10-Dec-1932]
Attended the Ball after the Three Springs Agricultural Show on 21 September 1933 in white crinkled organdie dress [5: 29-Sep-1933]
Along with her parents left Three Springs and shifted to Dongara in late September 1933 [5: 29-Sep-1933] [19]
Married James Joseph BUXTON on 15 February 1936 [161]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Midland [2]
Died 3 June 1983; ashes interred Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (MC Section, Garden of Remembrance, 1, 59) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Alma Jean Patricia Stokes / Buxton' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 February 2024 from [reference list]

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