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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs



Born 14 April 1902 in Green Plains West, South Australia [55]
Daughter of James PETHERICK and Emily Etta JAMES [55]
Resided with her parents in South Australia until her marriage in 1924 [P220]
Married "Con" Conrad Albert Emmanuel BUSSENSCHUTT on 20 February 1924 in Kadina, South Australia [55]
Resided with her husband in Paskeville, South Australia until 1928 [P220]
In 1928 they travelled to Western Australia by train with their household furniture [P220]
Arrived to their new 4156 acre farm partly in Carnamah and partly in Three Springs on 1 April 1928 [P220]
Resided on Golden West Farm in Carnamah and Three Springs 1928-1966 [P220]
Anglican Church services for Inering were held at their home on Golden West Farm [P220]
Won the Married Ladies Running Race at the Inering Picnic on Richard BATTY's Farm on Sunday 7 September 1930 [4: 20-Sep-1930]
On the evening of Thursday 15 March 1934 attended the Carnamah Race Club's Annual Dance at the Carnamah Hall [5: 16-Mar-1934]
Attended the Parkinson Tennis Club's Dance, which was held at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 14 April 1934 [5: 20-Apr-1934]
Attended the Carnamah Golf Club's Opening Season Dance at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 21 April 1934 [5: 27-Apr-1934]
On Saturday 12 May 1934 attended the Carnamah Football Club's Grand Opening Ball in a dress of black georgette [5: 18-May-1934]
Attended the Carnamah Roman Catholic Church's Ball held at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 26 May 1934 [5: 1-Jun-1934]
Herself and her children attended the Reunion of South Australians at Centenary Park in Carnamah on 26 September 1936 [5: 2-Oct-1936]
During the afternoon sports of the Reunion of South Australians herself and her husband came 2nd in Threading the Needle [5]
Attended the Coronation Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Wednesday 12 May 1937 in "midnight blue floral georgette" [5: 14-May-1937]
     The ball and its festivities celebrated the coronation of King George VI of the United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth [5]
Attended the hugely successful Annual Catholic Ball in Three Springs on 3 June 1937 dressed in navy figured marocain [5: 11-Jun-1937]
Member of the Five Gums Tennis Club 1938-1942 and 1946-1957 [89]
Committee Member 1946-1951 and 1956-1957 of the Five Gums Tennis Club [89]
Member of the Five Gums Tennis Club in 1950 [4: 25-Mar-1950]
In 1964 shifted with her husband to a house in Railway Road, Three Springs and resided there until her death in 1984 [19] [P220]
Member of the Three Springs branch of the Country Women's Association [P220]
Member of the Three Springs Bowling Club [P220]
Attended the "Day of Pioneers" luncheon held at the Shire Council Chambers in Carnamah on 13 October 1982 [253]
Passed away at the age of 82 years at the North Midlands District Hospital in Three Springs [24]
Mother of Melva, Betty, Max and Rhonda [P220]
Died 20 July 1984; buried at the Three Springs General Cemetery in Three Springs, Western Australia (Anglican, Plot 188) [24]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Beatrice Alice Petherick / Bussenschutt' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 February 2024 from [reference list]

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