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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Ernest Alfred BOYER

Born 1876 in Perth, Western Australia [15]
Son of Fanny JONES and stepson of Griffiths BOYER, who married in 1879 [15]
Farmer of Glenrock Farm at Mourambine in the Pingelly district 1903-1927[6] [50]
Married Eveleen Eleanor JAMES in 1909 [66]
Farmer in Pingelly until 1927 [6]
Purchased 6,024 acres of virgin land in Caron from the Midland Railway Company on 28 January 1928 [27]
The 6,024 acres was Lot M1762 of Victoria Location 2023 and cost 11/6 per acre (a total of £3464/1/9, payable by instalments) [27]
Farmer of Rangeview Farm in Caron [39: 12-Oct-1939] [50]
Purchased and farmed the land in Caron in partnership with his son Alfred as "Ernest Alfred Boyer & Son" [27]
In October 1929 purchased a new Chevreolet truck, or Chev, from Carnamah dealer Scott WYLIE [4: 9-Nov-1929]
Had an account with Carnamah blacksmith, wheelwright and motor mechanics Henry Parkin & Son in 1929 and 1930 [53]
During June 1932 he was a patient at the Carnamah Private Hospital suffering with a strained leg muscle [12: 16-Jun-1932]
Sold four bales of wool at 16d. per pound through Elder Smith & Co Ltd at the Perth Wool Sale of 23 November 1936 [5: 27-Nov-1936]
Father of Flora, Alfred and Lois [138]
Died 8 September 1968; buried at the Pingelly Cemetery in Pingelly, Western Australia (Anglican, Plot 413) [138]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Ernest Alfred Boyer' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 23 February 2024 from [reference list]

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