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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Fred" Frederick BISHOP

Born 1869 in Victoria Plains, Western Australia [15]
Son of George BISHOP and Margaret RYAN [15]
Through Mrs Eliza M. MOORE of Dongara donated 1/- to the Anglican Church's fund in aid of orphanages in 1899 [39: 5-Dec-1899]
Kangaroo Hunter in Dongara in 1909 and 1910 [50]
Grazier in Dongara 1912-1931 [50]
Farmer and Grazier in Arrino 1933-1945 [6] [19] [24]
Won 2nd prize for Clydesdale Stallion in the Horse section of the Three Springs Agricultural Show on 13 September 1934 [5: 21-Sep-1934]
In 1934-35 was the owner of the aged draught stallion registered under the name of Punch [5: 25-Jan-1935]
Advertised "Found" in February 1937 an aged brown gelding with white speckles along its back, and with JKY and 36K brands [5]
He had found the horse in a paddock at Eneabba belonging to Albert F. BOWTELL of Cintra Farm in Arrino [5: 19-Feb-1937]
Died 18 July 1945 in Three Springs; buried Three Springs General Cemetery, Three Springs (Roman Catholic, Plot 42) [24]

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

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