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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Ted" Edward LATHAM

Born 1912 [15]
Son of "Frank" Francis Arthur LATHAM and Mary OLIVER [265]
Resided with his parents in Coorow in 1919 [215]
His name was listed as a prospective student on applications for the reopening of the closed Coorow State School in May 1919 [215]
Labourer in Coorow in 1936 [5: 28-Aug-1936]
Member of the Coorow Football Club in 1936 [5: 22-May-1936]
The Carnamah Police Court fined him £2 plus £2/6/- costs for driving an unlicensed vehicle without registration in August 1936 [5]
He was also imposed with a £8 car license bringing the overall charge to £12/6/- or in default 27 days imprisonment [5: 28-Aug-1936]
Won the Hop, Step & Jump at the Sports Meeting at Maley Park in Coorow on Boxing Day 26 December 1936 [5: 8-Jan-1937]
At 9.9 stone competed in the Boxing Tournament before a full house in Carnamah on Saturday evening 28 August 1937 [5: 3-Sep-1937]
Married Kathleen GALBRAITH in 1939 [66]
Contractor in Coorow 1941-1943 [19]
He could be the father of the infant LATHAM child of Carnamah who died in 1944 and was buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth [2]
Contractor in Carnamah in 1947 [19]
Contractor in Perenjori 1950-1956 [19]
Farm Manager in Dongara 1958-1980 [19]
Resided of late at Lot 1456 Brand Highway in Dongara [132]
Father of Janet and Keith [P402]
Died 23 April 1990 in Dongara; buried Dongara Cemetery in Dongara, Western Australia (Anglican, Plot 77) [132]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Edward Latham' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 May 2022 from [reference list]

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