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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Gwen" Gwendoline Lavina BATTY / MCNABOE

Born 2 April 1934 in Three Springs, Western Australia [P510]
Daughter of "Dick" Claude Richard BATTY and "May" Mary Alice ROBINSON [P510]
Initially resided with her parents on Halycon Farm, Lot 7 of the Inering Estate in Carnamah [P510]
Later resided with her parents at several different residences in Dongara [P510]
Educated at the Dongara State School and at the Dominican Ladies College in Dongara [P510]
After leaving school worked as as a Telephonist on the telephone exchange within the Dongara Post Office [P510]
Married Leslie Bernard McNABOE in Geraldton on 3 October 1953 [P510]
Their wedding reception was held at the Dongara Hall in Dongara, and was the first reception to be held in the hall [P510]
She and her husband lived in Irwin before residing in Dongara from 1971 until her death in 2000 [P510]
Mother of Heather, Jannette and Wayne [P510]
Died 18 January 2000; ashes buried with her husband at the Dongara Cemetery in Dongara, Western Australia [P510]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Gwendoline Lavina Batty / McNaboe' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 February 2024 from [reference list]

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