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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


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Helen CALDOW

Born 1878 in Twickenham, Middlesex, England [20] [21]
Daughter of Robert CALDOW and Helen ARMSTRONG [20] [21]
Her parents were both born in Scotland and her father worked as a Draper in England and then as a Farmer in Scotland [20]
Resided with her parents, siblings Agnes, John and Robert and two of her cousins at 1 Natches Villas in Twickenham in 1881 [20]
Following the birth of another three children - Janet, William and Robert - in England they shifted to Scotland [20]
In 1891 was with living with her parents and siblings at Rigghead in Irongray, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland [20]
Her brother Robert immigrated to Western Australia in 1909 [203] and in 1910 purchased prospective farmland in Three Springs [27]
She shifted out to Western Australia to look after her brother [P426]
Departed from Liverpool, England on the steamship Suevic on 22 September 1910 bound for Albany, Western Australia [203]
Resided on her brother's Glencairn Farm [P426] in Three Springs 1911-1913 [19] [50]
She lived with her brother in a hut on the farm, as a house hadn't been built yet, and cooked on a stove outside [P426]
Departed from Fremantle, Western Australia on the steamship Orvieto and arrived in London, England on 29 March 1913 [204]
Upon her arrival in London she gave Scotland as her country of intended future permanent residence [204]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Helen Caldow' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 7 August 2020 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/helen-caldow [sources]




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