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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Mary" Ida Mary GORDON / REIDY

Born 1909 in Perth, Western Australia [15]
Dressmaker in Carnamah in 1929 and 1930 [4] [6]
Member of the Carnamah Presbyterian Ladies Guild in 1929 [105]
Attended the Grand Ball following the Carnamah Show and opening of Centenary Park on 19 September 1929 [4: 28-Sep-1929]
Attended the Anglican Church's Freak Ball at the Carnamah Hall on 3 October 1929 in a orchid crepe de chine dress [4: 12-Oct-1929]
Worked as a dressmaker from Laffan's Buildings at 16 Macpherson Street, Carnamah in 1930 [4: 29-Mar-1930]
Along with her husband-to-be was tendered a Kitchen Gift Evening at the Carnamah Hall on 6 May 1930 [4: 19-May-1930]
Married Arthur William REIDY, also of Carnamah, in May 1930 in Perth [4: 19-May-1930]
After their marriage herself and her husband continued to reside in Carnamah[4: 19-May-1930]
Attended the Show Ball following the Carnamah Agricultural Show on 18 September 1930 in a frock of black satin [4: 4-Oct-1930]
Attended the Ball after the Carnamah Races on Thursday 2 October 1930 in a dress of green georgette with uneven hem [4: 18-Oct-1930]
They had left Carnamah by 1932 [19]
In 1936 they were living at 11 Hamilton Street in the Perth suburb of Subiaco [50]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Bedford [2]
Died 28 August 1989; cremated at the Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Ida Mary Gordon / Reidy' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 2 July 2022 from [reference list]

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