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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs



Born 23 August 1926 in Kadina, South Australia [55]
Daughter of "Con" Conrad Albert Emmanuel BUSSENSCHUTT and Beatrice Alice PETHERICK [55]
In 1928 travelled with her parents to Western Australia by train [P220]
Arrived with her parents 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 / Three Springs 1928-1947 [P220]
Student at the Inering State School on the Inering Estate in Carnamah [P220]
Came 2nd in the "under school age" race at the Sports Day & Picnic at Centenary Park, Carnamah on 9 October 1930 [4: 18-Oct-1930]
Won 1st prize for Cane & Raffia Work and Writing and 2nd prize for a Crayon Drawing at the Carnamah Show in 1930 [5: 22-Sep-1933]
Won a 2nd prize for Needlework in the Educational section of the Carnamah Agricultural Show on 12 September 1935 [5: 20-Sep-1935]
Attended the Reunion of South Australians in the North Midlands at Centenary Park in Carnamah on 26 September 1936 [5: 2-Oct-1936]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in the Carnamah Hall in 1937 dressed as a "Harem Girl" [0: image 03708]
Member of the Five Gums Tennis Club 1938-1942 and 1946-1952 [0: image 04531] [89]
Married Howard Walter BARRETT on 22 April 1947 in Three Springs [0: image 04464] [P220]
Resided with her husband and children in Perenjori [24]
Her son Milton Conrad passed away in his fourth year on 23 April 1952 and was buried at the Three Springs General Cemetery [24]
Mother of Graham, Trevor, Kingsley, Milton, Lorraine, Karolyn and Beverley [P220]
Died 1 October 2002; ashes buried Three Springs General Cemetery, Three Springs WA (Anglican, Plot 187) [24]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Betty Lorraine Bussenschutt / Barrett' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 July 2024 from [reference list]

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