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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Arthur Lloyd RAINS

Born 1903 in Perth, Western Australia [15]
Son of Albert George RAINS and Margaret BASSETT [15]
Married Agnes Lydia NICHOL in Perth in 1927 [66]
Farmer of Calecona Farm in Marchagee, Western Australia [5: 2-Oct-1936] [19]
In 1927-28 he owned a Ford truck licenced with the Carnamah District Road Board with number-plate CA-104 [325]
Member of the East Marchagee Cricket Club in 1927-28 [9: 27-Jan-1928]
Member of the Gunyidi-Marchagee Cricket Club in 1930-31 [4: 13-Dec-1930]
Secretary of the Sports organised for the opening of the East Marchagee Hall on Saturday 11 November 1933 [5: 17-Nov-1933]
Signatory to a letter sent in January 1934 expressing confidence in the Carnamah Road Board and its South Member [5: 19-Jan-1934]
Attended the Inaugural Sale of the North Midlands Stud Stockbreeders Association in Carnamah on Friday 18 September 1936 [5]
At the Inaugural Sale purchased six Border Leicester rams at 5½ guineas per head from LEISHMAN Bros of Winchester [5: 2-Oct-1936]
In November 1936 sold 36 lambs through Elder Smith & Co Ltd at the Midland Market - 17 at 14/7, 16 at 9/4, 3 at 6/11  [5: 20-Nov-1936]
Sold 129 sheep at Midland Market in April 1937 - 16 at 22/1, 16 at 19/10, 26 at 18/10, 19 at 16/7, 23 at 15/7, 29 at 15/1 [5: 9-Apr-1937]
Private W72061 in Coorow's local Volunteer Defence Corps during the First World War [16]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of South Perth [2]
Died 8 November 1983; buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Presbyterian, CA, 473) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Arthur Lloyd Rains' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 5 July 2022 from [reference list]

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