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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Dorothy Irene BRADY / JACKSON

Born 11 March 1928 in Perth, Western Australia [25]
Daughter of "Harry" Henry BRADY and "Dorothy" Annie Elizabeth BAIGENT [P71]
Resided with her parents in Mingenew before shifting with them to Winchester [25]
From 1928 to 1933 resided with her parents in a house in Choral Street, Winchester [25] [P217]
Student at the Winchester State School from 3 July 1933 until 20 December 1933 [25]
Shifted with her parents from Winchester to Carnamah in late 1933 or early 1934 [25]
Student at the Carnamah State School in 1934 [4: 14-Jul-1934]
While attempting to obtain water from a well at about 5:30 p.m. on Sunday 14 April 1935 she overbalanced and fell into the well [5]
     She fell twelve feet and after being rescued by her mother was found to be suffering from shock and a dislocated shoulder [5]
     Received medical attention from local doctor Cecil P. ROSENTHAL of the Carnamah Private Hospital [5: 19-Apr-1935]
Came 2nd in the Under Six Girls Running Race at the R.S.L. Sports Meeting in Carnamah on Monday 22 April 1935 [5: 26-Apr-1935]
Gave a recitation at the Concert & Dance at the Carnamah Hall in aid of the W.A. Blind Appeal on 28 September 1935 [5: 4-Oct-1935]
Came 3rd in the 6 to 7 years Girls Egg & Spoon Race at the Combined School Sports in Carnamah on 19 October 1935 [5: 25-Oct-1935]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 2 November 1935 dressed as "Miss Modern" [5: 8-Nov-1935]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 14 November 1936 as "Miss Vanity" [5: 20-Nov-1936]
Won the Under 11 Years Girls Skipping Race at the Easter Athletic Sports Meeting in Carnamah on 29 March 1937 [5: 2-Apr-1937]
     She and Patricia C. LYNCH tied for 1st in the Girls Siamese Race with Vida E. WELLS and E. Gwyneth BROADHURST [5]
One of the prize winners for Singing at the Community Concert held in Carnamah in 1939 [0: image 03856]
Also attended the 1940 Carnamah Children's Fancy Dress Ball [0: image 03899]
Began working as a Telephonist on the Carnamah Telephone Exchange in October 1942 [0: image 04179]
Married Robert JACKSON in Perth in 1948 [66]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of East Perth [2]
Died 1 May 1974; ashes dispersed at the Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [25]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Dorothy Irene Brady / Jackson' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 February 2024 from [reference list]

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