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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Geoff" Geoffrey Hamil Irwin BROAD

Born 1927 [193]
Son of Albert Irwin BROAD and Grace Julie WHITE [193]
Resided with his parents on Noalimba Farm in Three Springs [193]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on Friday 6 December 1929 as a "Sailor Boy" [4: 14-Dec-1929]
Student at the Three Springs State School [5: 9-Oct-1936]
Came 2nd in one of the Boys Running Race at the Saint Patrick's Day Sports held in Three Springs on 17 March 1936 [5: 20-Mar-1936]
Came 2nd in the 8 & 9 Years Boys Flag Race at the Three Springs District Schools Athletic Championships in 1936 [5: 9-Oct-1936]
Following their father's death he and his brother had time off school to help their mother during seeding and harvest [193]
Farmer in Three Springs [19]
Had PO Box 22 at the Three Springs Post Office [96]
Member of the Five Gums Tennis Club 1949-50 and 1950-51 [89]
Married Ramona Zarefa SHEPHERD in 1954 [193]
Became a member of the Carnamah Masonic Lodge No.150 WAC on 20 June 1958 - was Worshipful Master in 1969 [96] [153]
Farmer in Three Springs until at least 1975 [19]
Father of Diana, Charmian and Robyn [193]

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

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