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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Andy" Andrew James THOMPSON

Born 1904 in Victoria Plains, Western Australia [15]
Son of Charles Shimings THOMPSON and Ellen Mary LANIGAN [15]
Resided with his parents on Jiore Farm in Victoria Plains and later on Choral Farm in Gillingarra [50]
Labourer at Round Hill near Moora in 1925 and 1926 [50]
Labourer in Carnamah in 1927, where he met Thelma MCKENNA who was working locally as a domestic [P454]
Married Thelma Hope MCKENNA in Perth on 23 May 1927 [P454]
According to his wife's electoral enrolment they resided in Namban from 1930 to 1934 and were in Coomberdale by 1936 [50]
Farmhand and later Railway Ganger in Coomberdale [50]
His son Maxwell was killed in a car accident at Gillingarra at the age of 19 years in 1949 and was buried at Moora [39: 19-Mar-1949] [116]
Passed away at the Moora District Hospital in Moora at the age of 64 years [116]
Father of Andrew John and Maxwell Raymond [39: 19-Mar-1949, 12-May-1951]
Died 18 August 1968 in Moora; buried at the Moora Public Cemetery in Moora, Western Australia (Roman Catholic, Plot 171) [116]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Andrew James Thompson' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 1 July 2022 from [reference list]

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