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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Cecil Henry NIND

Born 10 December 1904 in Leederville, Western Australia [16]
Son of "Alf" Alfred Ernest NIND and Marion Annie Davis JUSTIN [15]
His father worked as a Tailor in Carnamah from 1928 to 1931 [4: 31-Mar-1928, 30-May-1931]
Married Eileen Georgina COPE in 1935 [66]
His wife had spent some of her childhood in Arrino [P95] and her brothers Harold and Herman had been farmers in Carnamah [P95]
He was a Forestry Worker and was living in Jarrahdale in 1940 [61]
By 1940 his father had transferred ownership of two stone buildings at 27 and 29 Macpherson Street, Carnamah into his name [3] [61]
He rented out the two buildings in Carnamah as houses from 1942 to 1951, initially through the accounting firm Goyne Miller [3]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Mount Lawley prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 27 July 1942 [16]
Corporal WX31884 in the 1 Geodelic Section of the Australian Army's AHQ Survey during the Second World War [16]
While he was in the army his wife and his father resided at 111 Stirling Highway in the Perth suburb of Nedlands [50]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 6 November 1943 [16]
Resided at 517 Stirling Highway in the Perth suburb of Cottesloe 1944-1946; and at 98 Hastings Road, Scarborough 1947-1949 [3]
Resided at 84 Buxton Street in the Perth suburb of Mount Hawthorn 1950-1952 [3]
During the 1951-52 financial year sold his two stone buildings in Macpherson Street, Carnamah to Maurice S. B. AUNGER [3]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Mount Lawley [2]
Died 16 July 1981; ashes dispersed at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Cecil Henry Nind' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 7 August 2020 from [sources]

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