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


"Geoff" Geoffrey GUYTON

Born 27 December 1902 in Earsham, Norfolk, England [16]
Departed London, England on the steamship Orsova and arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on 31 May 1923 [70]
Farmhand employed by Edward HUNT on William PADBURY's Ellisford Farm in Wannamal 1923-1925 [114]
Left Wannamal and shifted with Edward HUNT to Three Springs in April 1925 [114]
Farmhand for Edward HUNT on William PADBURY's Fairfield Farm in Three Springs 1925-1928 [114]
After a holiday in England departed London on the Orama and arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on 2 April 1929 [5: 27-Oct-1933] [63]
Farmhand for Edward HUNT on William PADBURY's Fairfield Farm in Three Springs 1929-1933 [5: 27-Oct-1933] [19]
Member of the Church of England in Three Springs [5: 27-Oct-1933]
Attended the Farewell Evening tendered to local pioneer Mrs Blanche M. KOCH in Three Springs on 3 December 1932 [4: 10-Dec-1932]
About 150 people attended his send-off held at the Three Springs Hall on the evening of Monday 23 October 1933 [5: 27-Oct-1933]
At the send-off he was presented with a dressing case from the residents of Three Springs and Mingenew [5: 27-Oct-1933]
Left Three Springs towards the end of October 1933 and once again returned to England [5: 27-Oct-1933]
Married Bessie LOUDEN on 12 July 1941 [114]
Resided in Mount Barker WA prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 26 August 1941 [16]
Staff Sergeant WX16201 in the Australian Army's 134 Brigade Workshop [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 5 November 1945 [16]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Claremont [2]
Died 4 February 1992; ashes interred Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (MC Section, Garden of Remembrance, 13, 210) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Geoffrey Guyton' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 9 August 2022 from [reference list]

Use the below form or email

Comment, memory or story about this person
Suggested correction or additional information
Question or general feedback
Please enter this code into the box to confirm your request.