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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

"Fred" Frederick Richard ABBOTT

Born 23 February 1925 in Perth, Western Australia [16]
Son of William Charles ABBOTT and Ida Alice Kathleen FEAZEY [40]
He was one of nine children with siblings Roy, Ethel, Percy, Blanche, Kathleen, Florrie, Bill and Mabel [39: 1-Aug-1938]
His father passed away at the age of 57 in 1938 and in 1945 his mother married again to Robert L. TRENCH-WATSON [2] [66]
Resided in Perth prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 11 May 1943 [16]
Private W95293 in the Australian Army's Western Command Headquarters during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 12 November 1946 [16]
After the war he worked as a Shop Assistant and lived at 85 Perth Road in the Perth suburb of Bassendean [50]
Married Jean Maxwell TUCKER in Perth in 1947 [66]
In 1949 he was working as a Hardware Assistant, his wife a Machinist and they were living on Edward Street in North Perth [50]
Hardware Assistant in Corrigin in 1954 [50]
Store Manager in Three Springs in 1959 [19]
In 1963 he and his wife were living at 14 Bromley Street in the Perth suburb of Embleton - he was a Clerk and Jean a Shop Assistant [50]
He was working for firm McLean Bros and Rigg Limited in Perth in 1965 [39: 16-Aug-1965]
Member of the Loyal Hand of Friendship Lodge [39: 16-Aug-1965]
Resided at 14 Bromley Street in Embleton until his sudden death in the Perth suburb of Mount Lawley in 1965 [39: 16-Aug-1965]
Died 13 August 1965; buried at Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Anglican, ZW, 543) [2]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Frederick Richard Abbott' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 29 September 2021 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/frederick-richard-abbott [sources]




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