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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Cliff" / "Bunny" Clifton Henry Livingstone GARTRELL

Born 4 December 1901 in Subiaco, Western Australia [16]
Son of Edwin Livingstone GARTRELL and Mary Alexandra TARRY [15]
Resided in Midland Junction prior to departing for Arrino in March 1925 to work as Relieving Railway Stationmaster [129: 20-Mar-1925]
Member of the Arrino Football Club in 1925 [9: 24-Jul-1925]
Assistant Stationmaster of the Gingin Railway Station in Gingin in 1925 [50]
Married Amy Grace MURRAY in 1928 [66]
Railway Stationmaster in Muchea in 1929 [84]
Railway Stationmaster in Carnamah 1931-1933 [5: 9-Jul-1932, 21-Jul-1933] [50] [84]
Member of the Carnamah Cricket Club from 1930-31 to 1932-33 [4: 15-Nov-1930, 4-Mar-1933] [5: 21-Oct-1932]
Member of the Carnamah Football Club in 1931 [4: 6-Jun-1931]
Committee Member of the Carnamah Race Club in 1932 [4: 12-Mar-1932]
Attended a large meeting in Three Springs to form a North Midlands Chamber of Commerce on 18 November 1932 [4: 26-Nov-1932]
In December 1932 he was working in Carnamah as a Wheat Lumper [5: 23-Dec-1932]
Played in a cricket match between the "Lumpers" and the Carnamah Cricket Club on Sunday 11 December 1932 [5: 23-Dec-1932]
Played for the Benedicts in a 'Benedicts verses Bachelors' cricket match in Carnamah on Sunday 18 December 1932 [5: 23-Dec-1932]
Member and Treasurer of the Carnamah Cricket Club for the 1932-33 season [4: 17-Sep-1932] [5: 20-Jan-1933]
Left Carnamah and shifted to Perth on Saturday 15 July 1933 [5: 21-Jul-1933]
After leaving Carnamah he worked for the Midland Railway Company in Midland Junction [5: 28-Jul-1933]
In 1940 he was working as a Lifter at the Midland Workshops [84]
Resided in Midland Junction until at least 1942 [16] and later resided in nearby Midvale [2]
Father of Robert, Lorraine, Donald, Brian, Kevin and Margaret [84]
Died 10 November 1978; buried Midland Cemetery, Perth suburb of Midland (Wesleyan, C, 63) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Clifton Henry Livingstone Gartrell' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 9 August 2022 from [reference list]

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