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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Don" Donald Somerville HEBITON

Born 23 January 1904 in Midland, Western Australia [16]
Son of James Kinnear HEBITON and "Jenny" Janet Cochran Malcolm BAIN [15]
Initially resided with his parents on John Street in the Perth suburb of Midland Junction [84]
Baptised by Presbyterian minister J. J. GILMORE of Helena Valley on 28 February 1904 [84]
Resided with his parents in Walkaway 1906-1909 and then on Inverbeg Farm in Three Springs from 1910 [19] [44] [50]
Farmer in Three Springs 1925-1928 [4] [19]
Part of the Three Springs Kangaroo Hunting & Picnic Party of Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd September 1922 [9: 15-Sep-1922]
Won the Melon Race at the Three Springs Day held in Three Springs on Thursday 28 September 1922 [9: 20-Oct-1922]
Member of the Three Springs Football Club in 1923 [9: 25-May-1923]
He was among the 400 people who attended the Matrons and Benedicts Ball held in Three Springs on 31 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
Married Olive Edna COCKING on Saturday 15 February 1929 at the Brisbane Street Methodist Church in Perth [4: 23-Feb-1929]
Farmer on the Mendal Estate in Morawa 1930-1956 [19]
Private W71967 in Mullewa's local Volunteer Defence Corps during the Second World War [16]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Bentley [2]
Died 29 March 1984; ashes buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Presbyterian, CA, 246) [2]

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

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