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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Enid Emily LIGHTFOOT / OAKES

Born 1909 in Subiaco, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of Arthur Allan LIGHTFOOT and "Lily" Lilian May CLARK [39: 28-Feb-1934]
Her father owned a 773 acre farm in Carnamah, which was farmed by her brother Leonard C. LIGHTFOOT 1928-1933 [3] [6] [27] [19]
Resided in Carnamah or spent time locally, probably visiting or living with her brother [4] [5]
Attended the wedding dance for Alexander J. F. BROWN and Clara V. BERRIGAN in Carnamah on 28 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
Attended the Carnamah Football Club's Monster Ball on 2 September 1933 in a dress of brick red satin with lemon posy [5: 8-Sep-1933]
For most of 1933 her father's farm in Carnamah was leased and farmed by her future husband John E. H. OAKES [3] [6] [19]
Dressed in pink crepe satin and white fur she attended The Legacy Ball at Government House in Perth on 4 October 1934 [81: 7-Oct-1934]
Resided with her mother and sisters Marian and Rosalie on Thirlmere Road in the Perth suburb of Mount Lawley in 1936 [50]
Married John Ernest Humphrey OAKES in Perth in 1936 [66]
Resided in Mount Lawley [328] and later in the Perth suburb of Trigg [2]
Mother of Lewis and Janet [328]
Died 30 June 2005 and was cremated at the Fremantle Cemetery in the Perth suburb of Palmyra [2]
Two of her first cousins, Mrs Norma C. JONES and Mrs Wylie M. HOGBIN, resided for many years on farms in Waddy Forest [15] [19]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Enid Emily Lightfoot / Oakes' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 19 September 2021 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/enid-emily-lightfoot [sources]




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