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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Bessie Clementina NAIRN / BOLADERAS

Born 1892 in Upper Irwin, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of Frank Edward NAIRN and Harriett Emma LONG [15]
She was a grand-daughter of Carnamah pioneers Sarah & James NAIRN and Coorow pioneers Sarah & William LONG [P3]
Spent some of her younger childhood or infancy with her parents on Noolooloo Station in Carnamah [P3]
She was baptised by the Church of England rector based in Dongara on 17 April 1892 [332]
Resided on Claremont Farm in Dongara until March 1916 when she and her sister moved to Perth with their aunt Clementina NAIRN [86]
Prior to leaving they were the guests of honour at a social at the Dongara Hall on Wednesday evening 22 March 1916 [86: 25-Mar-1916]
The social included music, songs, recitations, dancing and speeches about the high esteem they were held in [86: 25-Mar-1916]
Resided with her aunt Clementina NAIRN at 143 Tower Street in the Perth suburb of West Leederville 1916-1925 [50]
Married "Frank" Ignatius Francis Joseph BOLADERAS in Perth in 1925 [2] [66]
In 1925 her husband was a Stockman for her brothers Edward F. W. and C. Harold NAIRN on Yarrabubba Station in Nannine [50]
Herself and her husband later resided on Wonggannoo Station in Darlot, of which her husband was Pastoralist [50]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of White Gum Valley [2]
Died 26 August 1966; buried at Fremantle Cemetery in the Perth suburb of Palmyra (Roman Catholic, C5, 61) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Bessie Clementina Nairn / Boladeras' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 1 March 2024 from [reference list]

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