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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs



Born 13 November 1913 in South Fremantle, Western Australia [15] [98]
Daughter of Nellie Maude CRAIG, who had married Thomas Henry EARNSHAW in 1897 [15]
His mother had a number of children with her husband until 1910 and then further children where she was the only recorded parent [15]
He spent time an orphanage in the Perth suburb of Midland Junction [P5]
Foster child of George William QUINNELL and Matilda JOHNSON [215]
Resided with his foster parents in Coorow 1919-1921 [6] [215]
     His name was listed as a prospective student on applications for the reopening of the closed Coorow State School in May 1919 [215]
     Student at the Coorow State School at Coorow House on Victoria Location 385 in Coorow in 1919 and 1920 [215]
Resided with his foster parents in Winchester, a railway siding between Carnamah and Coorow, from 1922 until 1926 [7: page 83] [19]
     Student at the Winchester School on Inchgower Farm in Winchester in 1923 [7: page 84]
     Student at the Carnamah State School during the first half and last month of 1925 [98]
     Boarding Student at the Dominican Convent School in Three Springs from June 1925 to November 1925 [98]
     His name was listed as a prospective student on applications for the reopening of the Winchester State School in 1926 [7: page 83]
     Won first prize for Bouquet of Sweet Peas at the Carnamah Agricultural Show on Thursday 30 September 1926 [9: 15-Oct-1926]
In 1936 he was working as a Shop Assistant and living at 51 Nicholson Road in the Perth suburb of Subiaco [50]
Married Dorothy May BROOM in Perth in 1938 [66]
He worked as a Clerk and resided from the late 1930s through to the 1980s at 66 Ellesmere Street in Mount Hawthorn [50] [540]
His wife passed away at the age of 79 years on 20 May 1995 and was buried at Karrakatta Cemetery [2]
Later resided in the southern Perth coastal suburb of Rockingham [2]
Died 25 May 2000; buried at Pinnaroo Valley Memorial Park in the Perth suburb of Padbury (Melaleuca Court, 258) [2]
Also known as Jack QUINNELL [215]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Jack Hynes Earnshaw / Quinnell' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 13 June 2024 from [reference list]

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