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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Catherine Smeaton FORSTER / HALL

Born C.1888 [2]
Daughter of William and Mary FORSTER [196]
Married "Henry" Edmund Henry Hartley HALL on 20 April 1916 [196]
Resided at 113 Railway Road in the Perth suburb of Subiaco while her husband was in the A.I.F. during the First World War [30]
Resided in George Road, Geraldton 1933-1942 and at 10 Walker Avenue, Perth 1942-1948 [3] [196]
Resided at 82 Webster Street in the Perth suburb of Nedlands in 1949 and in 1950[2] [3]
From the 1941-42 financial year she was the owner of 2,731 acres of farmland in Carnamah purchased by her husband in 1939-40 [3]
     The 2,731 acres consisted of Victoria Locations 3331, 3332, 3333, 3334, 3335, 3336, 3337 and 3835 [3]     
     In addition to her 2,731 acres her husband owned the adjoining 996 acre Victoria Location 3330 [3]
     They leased their collective 3,727 acres in Carnamah to Albert F. BOWTELL until selling them to him on 12 December 1949 [3]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Nedlands until her death in 1950 [2]
Mother of one son and four daughters [196]
Died 4 July 1950; ashes dispersed at the Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Catherine Smeaton Forster / Hall' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 22 August 2019 from  [ sources ]

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