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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Evelyn" Ivy Evelyn ANGEL / FIEBIG

Born 30 October 1903 in Yardarino, Western Australia [15] [84]
Daughter of "Jack" John James ANGEL and "May" Mabel Contance LOOKE [15]
Baptised by Methodist Minister J. E. STONE of Dongara on 10 December 1903 [84]
Resided with her parents on farmland at York Gum Thicket in Yardarino, Irwin and at the Irwin Railway Siding 1903-1910 [6] [19] [84]
Resided with her parents in Gunyidi 1911-1914 and then in Watheroo 1914 onwards[6] [166]
Began her schooling at the Watheroo State School in Watheroo on 16 March 1914[166]
Herself, her sisters Amy and Edith and brother Leslie were four of the first nine students enrolled at the Watheroo State School [166]
For a period she worked as general home help for the YORK family on their farm in Watheroo [P455]
Later left Watheroo and shifted to Nyabing where she worked in a similar capacity for a local storekeeping family [P455]
While working in Nyabing she met local farmer Alan FIEBIG who later joined Western Australian Police Force [P455]
Married Alan Oscar FIEBIG on 9 June 1928 at Saint George's Cathedral in Perth[P455]
Resided with her husband and later children in Collie and then Wagin, where he was a local Police Constable [P455]
Their daughter Joan Iris, who was born on 30 June 1933 at the Wagin Hospital in Wagin, died during infancy [15] [84]
Her husband arrived in Carnamah to take up the position of first resident Police Constable on 13 August 1935 [5: 16-Aug-1935] [88]
Along with her two children arrived in Carnamah to join her husband a week later on Wednesday evening 21 August 1935 [5: 23-Aug-1935]
Resided in Carnamah with her husband and children from August 1935 to April 1936[19] [88]
Shortly after they moved to Carnamah her parents retired and shifted from Coomberdale to Carnamah [5: 30-Aug-1935, 31-Jul-1936] [6]
Along with her husband and children left Carnamah and shifted to Mullewa on Friday 17 April 1936 [5: 17-Apr-1936]
They resided in Mullewa from April 1936 to October 1938 when her husband was transferred to Perenjori [5: 17-Apr-1936, 28-Oct-1938]
Resided in Perenjori until early 1944 when her husband was transferred to the Perth suburb of Bassendean [P455]
In Perth they resided on Hammond Street, West Perth and later on a larger block at 17 Blackburn Street in Maddington [P455]
Later resided at the Rowethorpe Retirement Village in the Perth suburb of Bentley [2]
Mother of Brian, Elsie and Joan [5] [84]
Died 20 November 1998; cremated at the Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Ivy Evelyn Angel / Fiebig' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 July 2024 from [reference list]

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