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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Chris" Christine Elizabeth CHAPMAN / VALE

Born 22 March 1938 [P204]
Daughter of Charles CHAPMAN and Hilda POPPLEWELL [P204]
Resided with her parents on Elouera Farm in Winchester, South Carnamah [P204]
After completing two standards of schooling by correspondence began attending the Winchester State School on 16 February 1948 [25]
Herself and her sisters walked across paddocks to the Winchester State School and went home for lunch each day [P204]
Her parents kept at the Winchester State School an extra year to help keep the school open [P204]
Received further education in Perth at Methodist Ladies College (M.L.C.) and then at the University of Western Australia (U.W.A.) [P204]
While attending M.L.C. and U.W.A. she lived with her mother in the Perth suburb of Nedlands [P204]
Graduated from university in 1961 with a degree in medicine [P204]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Hollywood [2]
Married Kenneth Francis VALE in Perth in 1963 [66]
Both she and her husband were killed in a car accident near Rome in Italy while on an extended honeymoon [P204]
Died 23 April 1963 in Italy; ashes interred at Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Crematorium Rose Gardens, 9O, 100) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Christine Elizabeth Chapman / Vale' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 13 June 2024 from [reference list]

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