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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Net" Janet Christina JONES / WALDECK

Born 1907 [15]
Daughter of "Hamlet" Alexander Hamlet JONES and Janet May CLINCH [5: 13-Jan-1939]
Resided with her parents on Turipa Farm in Coorow [19]
Student at the Turipa State School on Turipa Farm in Coorow in 1914 [215]
Student at the Coorow State School conducted from a makeshift hessian and iron room near the railway station in Coorow in 1921 [215]
Married Bruce Parker WALDECK in Perth in 1926 [66]
Attended Miss Olive W. KAU's 21st birthday at Meadow Dale Farm in Coorow on Saturday evening 18 January 1936 [5: 24-Jan-1936]
Was the "Best Dressed Boy" at the Coorow Tennis Club's Back to Childhood Ball at the Coorow Hall on 22 August 1936 [5: 28-Aug-1936]
Awarded 2nd prize for Sponge Sandwich in the Confectionary section of the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show in 1936 [5: 11-Sep-1936]
Attended the Ball after the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show on 3 September 1936 dressed in violet and helis crepe satin [5: 11-Sep-1936]
Attended Roy M. PATTON's birthday at the dam on Longforest Farm in Waddy Forest on Sunday 8 November 1936 [5: 13-Nov-1936]
In early 1937 she left Coorow and shifted back to Perth to work as caretaker of a business [5: 5-Mar-1937]
Won 1st prize for Butter and Crochet Doyleys exhibited at the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show on 5 September 1946 [5: 11-Oct-1946]
Member of Coorow Tennis Club in 1946-197 [5: 13-Dec-1946]
Member of Coorow Golf Club in 1948 and 1949 [5: 3-Jun-1948, 2-Jun-1949]
She sailed on the steamship Duntroon from Western Australia to Sydney and back again in early 1954 [81: 28-Mar-1954]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Janet Christina Jones / Waldeck' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 May 2024 from [reference list]

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