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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Charlie" Carl Herman LAMP

Born C.1880 in Germany [P230]
Son of "Wilhlem" Claus Wilhelm Arbitier LAMP and "Eliza" Eliese SCHLAPKOHL [P230]
Along with his parents and sister Pauline departed Hamburg, Germany on the Cartania on 4 November 1882 [P230]
Arrived in Port Adelaide, South Australia on the Cartania in May 1883[P230]
Initially resided with his parents in Maitland, South Australia [P230]
Farmhand in Katanning, Western Australia [50]
Married (1) Helen Letitia GILBERT in 1915 [66]
     Farmer in Muradup, west of Kojonup, from 1916 to 1919 [6]
     His first wife passed away in 1918 [15]
Married (2) "Cecilia" Eliza Cecilia OLDFIELD in Perth in 1919 [66]
     Cecilia already had two children, William John OLDFIELD and George OLDFIELD, who'd been born in 1914 and 1917 [P384]
     Their first child together, Edna May LAMP, passed away at the age of one year and three months on 11 January 1921 [175]
Timber Cutter of the Main Camp in Kurrawang near Kalgoorlie 1921-1925 [50] [175]
Railway Employee in Coorow in 1927 [19]
Railway Fettler in Winchester 1928-1932 [6] [25]
     Resided within the Winchester townsite opposite the Winchester General Store [7: page 60]
     In 1929 his wife gave birth to a child who was buried in Plot 8 of Row A at the Winchester Cemetery [1]
     Attended the Euchre Party and Dance held at the Winchester School Hall on Saturday 31 August 1929 [4: 7-Sep-1929]
     Had an account with Carnamah blacksmith, wheelwright and motor mechanics Henry Parkin & Son [53]
     His wife Eliza passed away in Carnamah on 12 October 1930 and was buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth [175]
     Married (3) Annie BATES in 1931 [66]
     Made a donation to the Carnamah branch of the Country Women's Association in 1932 to help them purchase premises [5: 29-Jul-1932]
     Left Winchester in 1932 and possibly moved to Gingin [25]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of South Fremantle [2]
Father of Edna, Olive and Amy; stepfather of William and George [P384]
Died 29 June 1945; buried Fremantle Cemetery, Perth suburb of Palmyra (Baptist, HH, 76) [2]
Also known as Charles Herman LAMP [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Carl Herman Lamp' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 15 April 2024 from [reference list]

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