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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Frank Edward RICH

Born C.1900 [2]
Farmhand in Carnamah 1923-1937 [6] [19]
In 1925 he was working for John BOWMAN on The Home Farm in Carnamah [50]
For nine years he worked for James K. FORRESTER on Dunester Farm in Carnamah, and resided in a hut on the farm [P300]
Member of the Carnamah Cricket Club in 1922-23 [9: 2-Mar-1923]
Signed the petition in February 1923 for the Irwin Licensing Court to grant a hotel license for Carnamah [10: 9-Mar-1923]
Purchased a standard roadster car from local Ford dealer Rupert LAFFAN in early 1930 [4: 8-Feb-1930]
Attended the Carnamah Football Club's Smoke Social held in the lounge of the Carnamah Hotel on 9 September 1930 [4: 13-Sep-1930]
In 1932 his Ford car contained license plate CA-58 [4: 12-Nov-1932]
Member of John BOWMAN's XI who competed against the Carnamah Cricket Club at the opening of the 1932-33 season [5: 21-Oct-1932]
Member of the Carnamah Football Club - was the Club's Goal Umpire in 1934 [5: 20-Apr-1934]
Attended the funeral of Mrs Christina B. D. FORRESTER of Carnamah at the Winchester Cemetery on 31 August 1934 [4: 8-Sep-1934]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Mount Lawley [2]
Died 22 January 1981; ashes scattered to the wind at Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [2]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Frank Edward Rich' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 4 July 2022 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/frank-edward-rich [reference list]




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