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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Frank" Francis William ADDICOAT

Born 1905 in Northam, Western Australia [15]
Son of James Henry ADDICOAT and Louisa NOBLE [15]
Farmer in Carnamah 1926-1931 [19] [27] [50]
Either himself or one of his brothers was a member of the Carnamah Football Club in 1926 [4: 21-Aug-1926]
They had a Ford truck with licence plate CA-54 registered with the Carnamah District Road Board in 1926-27 and 1927-28 [325]
In 1927 "Addicoat Bros" were reported to have grown 500 acres of crop on their farm in Carnamah [9: 29-Jul-1927]
"Addicoat Bros" purchased a new Rugby truck from Comet Motors Limited in Perth in January 1928 [81: 22-Jan-1928]
He was one of only three country people who travelled to Perth to take part in the annual Swim Through Perth in 1930 [39: 21-Jan-1930]
Swim Through Perth was a three mile swimming competition in the Swan River, and in 1930 he came 24th out of 27 competitors [39]
Member of the Gimlets Cricket Club in 1930-31 [4: 22-Nov-1930]
In 1932 "Addicoat Bros" made a donation to the Carnamah Country Women's Association to aid them in buying premises [5: 29-Jul-1932]
Motor Driver of 180 Stirling Street in Perth in 1937 [50]
Married Dulcie Janet HOCKING in Perth in 1941 [66]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Cloverdale [2]
Died 22 April 1986; cremated at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Francis William Addicoat' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 29 September 2021 from [sources]

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