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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Flo" Florence Ellen MADIGAN / STURGESS

Born 1886 in Maidstone, Kent, England [20] [21]
Daughter of soldier Thomas MADIGAN and Eleanor MEAD [20] [21]
In 1891 was living with her parents, elder brother John and younger sister Eleanor at the District Infantry Barracks in Maidstone [20]
Married "Bill" William George STURGESS in 1909 in London, England [21]
They departed London, England on the steamship Orvieto and arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on 31 October 1911 [70]
In 1925 they were living on Spencer Street in Bridgetown [50]
Resided with her husband at Railway Cottages in Perenjori 1933-1935 and at a Railway Cottage in Clackline in 1936 [19] [50]
Herself and her husband resided in a house in Caron Street, Carnamah 1943-1947[19]
Resided in Mingenew in 1954 [2]
Died 27 June 1954; buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Anglican, ZN, 346) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Florence Ellen Madigan / Sturgess' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 7 July 2022 from [reference list]

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