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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Nora" Emmeline Nora CLARK / QUARMBY

Born 1902 in Hertfordshire, England [21]
Daughter of John Blyth CLARK and Madie Emmeline FIDLER [P157]
Departed London, England with her parents on the Australind and arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on 4 November 1911 [70]
In 1925 she was working as a Clerk and living with her parents at 3 Otway Street in the Perth suburb of Swanbourne [50]
Married Robert Dungan QUARMBY in Perth in 1935 [66]
Her husband had attended the Church of England's New Year Ball held at the Carnamah Hall on 30 December 1933 [5: 5-Jan-1934]
In 1936 herself and her husband were living at Dewar's Pool where he worked as a Sleeper Contractor [50]
Along with her children resided in Carnamah 1942-1944 [0: images 04103 & 04250] [19]
During her residence in Carnamah her husband was serving in the Australian Army[0: image 04103] [16]
Through the war her husband visited Carnamah a number of times when on leave[0: images 04164 & 04250]
Later resided with her husband on farmland in Coorow and then Marchagee [66]
Resided in Marchagee until moving to the Lady Brand Lodge in Three Springs in 1974 [147]
Resided at the Lady Brand Lodge in Three Springs from 1 July 1974 to 11 October 1975 [147]
Resident of Three Springs until her death in 1975 [2]
Died 11 October 1975; ashes interred Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Lawn 5, Niche Wall, W5, 97) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Emmeline Nora Clark / Quarmby' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 23 April 2018 from  [ sources ]

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