Francis Henry William Thomas Winifred Brownrigg Peter Welsh Thomson Margaret Jean Caldow /Hodsdon Frederick Edward Senior James Roger Francis Wyman Clark Richard Robertson Patricia Mae Mulligan Jochim Dido

Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Ila Florence MORTIMER / PARRY

Born 6 February 1926 in Carnamah, Western Australia [166] [9: 12-Feb-1926]
Daughter of Albert Joseph MORTIMER and Gladys Eva COOK [166]
Resided with her parents in Carnamah 1926-1930 [4: 23-Aug-1930] [19]
     Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held at the Carnamah Hall on Friday 5 July 1929 dressed as "Noon" [4: 13-Jul-1929]
Resided with her parents in Gingin 1930-1933 [4: 23-Aug-1930] [5: 21-Jul-1933]
Resided with her parents in Carnamah 1933-1937 [5: 21-Jul-1933, 12-Mar-1937]
     Student at the Carnamah State School in Carnamah 1933-1937[5: 22-Dec-1933, 4-May-1934, 13-Sep-1935] [166]
     Won a 1st prize for Needlework in the Educational section of the Carnamah Agricultural Show on 14 September 1933 [5: 22-Sep-1933]
     At the end of 1933 received one of the prizes for the Most Hardworking Student in Grade I at the Carnamah School [5: 22-Dec-1933]
     Won a 1st prize for Cane & Raffia Work at the Carnamah Agricultural Show at Centenary Park on 6 September 1934 [5: 14-Sep-1934]
     Received 1st prize for his WA Copy Book at the Three Springs Agricultural Show on Thursday 13 September 1934 [5: 21-Sep-1934]
     Won a 2nd prize for Needlework in the Educational section of the Carnamah Agricultural Show on 12 September 1935 [5: 20-Sep-1935]
     Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 2 November 1935 as "Pierrette" [5: 8-Nov-1935]
     Member of the Carnamah branch of the Country Women's Association in 1936 [5: 4-Sep-1936]
     With Valda FERGUSON came 2nd in the 9-11 Years Siamese Race at the Inter-School Sports in Carnamah in 1936 [5: 9-Oct-1936]
     Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 14 November 1936 as "Pierriette" [5: 20-Nov-1936]
     Contributed a pianoforte solo at the Annual Birthday Celebration of the Carnamah C.W.A. on 26 November 1936 [5: 27-Nov-1936]
     Following her father's sudden transfer they left Carnamah and shifted to Watheroo during March 1937 [5: 12 & 25-Mar-1937]
Resided with her parents in Watheroo in 1937 and 1938 [166]
     Student at the Watheroo State School in Watheroo from 15 March 1937 until 16 December 1938 [166]
Married Frederick Lionel PARRY in Perth in 1948 [66]
Herself and her husband resided at 87 Beatrice Road in the Perth suburb of Dalkeith for at least the years 1954-1980 [50]
Her husband, late of the Perth suburb of Claremont, died at the age of 83 years on 20 March 2004 [2]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Ila Florence Mortimer / Parry' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 20 August 2019 from www.carnamah.com.au  [ sources ]




Use the below form or e-mail us: mail@carnamah.com.au

Name:
 
E-mail:
 
Comment, memory or story about this person
Suggested correction or additional information
Question or general feedback
 
 
Please enter this code into the box to confirm your request.