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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Geraldine MURPHY / WILLIAMS

Born 1873 in Sandhurst, Victoria, Australia [54]
Daughter of John William MURPHY and Margaret Ellen KENNEDY [54]
Married Michael Davey WILLIAMS in 1898 in Coolgardie, Western Australia [15]
Resided at 251 Hamersley Road in the Perth suburb of Subiaco [34]
Purchased two vacant blocks in the Coorow townsite from the Midland Railway Company on 7 March 1928 [27]
The two Coorow townsite blocks were Lots 47 and 48 of Victoria Location 2023 and cost £30, payable by instalments [27]
By 1932 her Lot 47 in the Coorow townsite contained a billiard saloon and was owned by her son Lloyd WILLIAMS [3]
She sold her Lot 48 in the Coorow townsite to Mrs Hannah TODD of Coorow on 17 September 1934 [469]
Her husband, late of Subiaco, passed away at the age of 72 years on 20 July 1940 and was cremated at the Karrakatta Cemetery [2]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Subiaco until her death in 1964 [2]
Died 7 March 1964; ashes interred at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Crematorium Rose Gardens, 3D, 22) [2]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Geraldine Murphy / Williams' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 1 July 2022 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/geraldine-murphy [reference list]




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