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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Rene" Irene Ethel HOWARD / BYRNE

Born 1900 in Yandanooka, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of William James HOWARD and Sarah Jane PASCOE [15]
Resided with her parents on Plainfield Farm in Three Springs [19]
Student at the Three Springs State School - received one of two prizes for the best needlework in 1913 [9: 19-Dec-1913]
Won the booby prize at the Euchre Party & Basket Social at the Agricultural Hall in Three Springs on 18 August 1920 [10: 27-Aug-1920]
Waitress at the Commercial Hotel in Three Springs in 1922 and 1923 [19]
Married "Harry" Henry John BYRNE in 1923 [66] [113]
Resided with her husband in Three Springs where he worked as a Labourer [19]
Attended the wedding dance of Alexander J. F. BROWN and Clara V. BERRIGAN in Carnamah on 28 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
She was among the 400 people who attended the Matrons and Benedicts Ball held in Three Springs on 31 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
Attended the Ball after the Three Springs Races on 11 April 1929 in a dress of black crepe de chine trimmed with gold [4: 20-Apr-1929]
Attended the Three Springs Agricultural Society's Annual Ball on 25 September 1930 wearing peach crepe de chine [4: 11-Oct-1930]
Attended the evening dance at the Three Springs Hall after the R.S.L. Sports Day at Arrino on 5 November 1932 [5: 18-Nov-1932]
Attended the Ball after the Three Springs Show on 21 September 1933 in a black georgette dress with green coatee [5: 29-Sep-1933]
Her home in Three Springs was telephone number Three Springs-263 [60]
Resided in Railway Road, Three Springs and later in Hall Street, Three Springs[60]
Resided in Three Springs until at least 1975 [19]
Mother of Ken, Hazel, Betty, Neil, Max and Roy [P137]
Died 12 February 1994 in the Perth suburb of Victoria Park; buried Three Springs General Cemetery, Three Springs (Uniting, Plot 204) [24]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Irene Ethel Howard / Byrne' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 22 July 2024 from [reference list]

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