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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Edith Lillian GRIMM / NINEHAM

Born 17 October 1903 in Perth, Western Australia [P244]
Daughter of Ernest Burns GRIMM and Allison Major BURTON [15]
Sister of both Mrs Edna B. FOWLER of Winchester and Mrs F. May NINEHAM of Billeroo, East Winchester / Carnamah [P23]
One of the suppliers of music at the farewell to Geoffrey K. RYDER at the Carnamah Hall on 10 September 1932 [5: 16-Sep-1932]
Spent a holiday with her sister Mrs F. May NINEHAM in Carnamah in early November 1933 [5: 10-Nov-1933]
Married "Herbie" Herbert Edward NINEHAM in Perth in 1935 [66]
Resided with her husband on he and his brother's farm in Carnamah 1935-1953 [19]
She and her husband accompanied by Miss C. Jessie WYLIE motored from Carnamah to Perth on Friday 3 July 1936 [5: 3-Jul-1936]
     The three of them plus Carnamah butcher Ernest C. ANDREW returned to Carnamah a week later on 10 July 1936 [5: 17-Jul-1936]
Attended the Surprise 21st Birthday for Miss Eileen R. PERRY in Carnamah on Saturday evening 18 July 1936 [5: 24-Jul-1936]
Member of Carnamah's branch of the Red Cross Society [141]
Member of the Carnamah Repertory Club in 1948 [72] [0: image 04504]
Departed Fremantle, Western Australia on the steamship Mooltan and arrived in London, England on 13 May 1951 [204]
     Upon arrival she and her husband stated that their future country of intended permanent residence was England [204]
     For nine months their address was East Street in Corfe Castle, Dorset, England [203] [204]
     They departed London, England on the steamship Strathaird on 14 February 1952 bound for Fremantle, Western Australia [203]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Fremantle in 1954, however spent a few days in Carnamah during December [0: image 04778]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Spearwood from 1955 until her death in 1982 [2] [7: page 64]
Died 24 January 1982; ashes interred Fremantle Cemetery, Perth suburb of Palmyra (Crematorium A, A6, 107) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Edith Lillian Grimm / Nineham' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 23 August 2019 from  [ sources ]

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