Francis Henry William Thomas Winifred Brownrigg Peter Welsh Thomson Margaret Jean Caldow /Hodsdon Frederick Edward Senior James Roger Francis Wyman Clark Richard Robertson Patricia Mae Mulligan Joachim Dido

Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs



Born C.1841 [29]
Son of Thomas BRACKEN [15]
Married Henry PAYNE [P2]
Resided with her daughter Mrs Emma DODD in Arrino in 1915 and 1916 [84: 3-Aug-1916]
Died 28 July 1916 in Arrino [84: 3-Aug-1916]

From The Geraldton Guardian newspaper, Thursday 3 August 1916:
Sudden Deaths
"Constable Page, of Three Springs, has reported to Inspector Holmes that Herbert Horatio Clark, the infant son of Mr Clark, of Carnamah, died suddenly on Saturday. The child was only 17 days old and had been weakly since birth. An old lady named Mrs Francis Ann Payne, of Arrino, also died suddenly on Saturday. Deceased, who lived with her daughter, Mrs Dodd, had been confined to her bed for twelve months, and her end was therefore not unexpected. It was decided that an inquest was not necessary in either case."

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Frances Ann Bracken / Payne' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 2 March 2024 from [reference list]

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