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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Ernest Burns GRIMM

Born 14 January 1883 in Kensington, South Australia [55]
Son of William Gottlieb GRIMM and Margaret NORRIS [55]
Saddler in Coorow, Western Australia 1932-1934 [5] [19]
Operated his saddlery business from premises belonging to Lloyd WILLIAMS in Commercial Street, Coorow [P339]
Member of Coorow's Maley Park Management Committee in 1933 [5: 23-Dec-1932]
Paid a 10/- Vermin Bonus by the Carnamah District Road Board in January 1934 for helping to control vermin by killing a fox [300]
Founding Committee Member of the Coorow Rifle Club in 1934 [5: 5-Jan-1934]
Member of the Coorow Waddy Forest Progress Association in 1934 [5: 8-Jun-1934]
By early May 1935 he had left Coorow and was working as a Saddler and Harness-maker at 76 James Street, Perth [5: 3-May-1935]
Advertised his Perth based saddlery business in The North Midland Times newspaper [5: 19-Jul-1935]
Any items sent to him in Perth would be repaired and he would then send them back and absorb the cost of the return freight [5]
Later resided in Perth [2]
Died 15 June 1946; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Anglican, CA, 128A)[2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Ernest Burns Grimm' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 9 August 2022 from [reference list]

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