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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Jeanie" Jean Creed SHEPPARD

Born 1916 [15]
Daughter of "Jack" John Richard SHEPPARD and "Meg" Margaret NAIRN [332]
Great Grand-daughter of Carnamah pioneers James & Sarah NAIRN and Coorow pioneers William & Sarah LONG [P3]
Resided with her parents on Redbank Farm in Dudawa, East Arrino [19]
She and her brother John were baptised by Rev. Ernest GILL, the Church of England rector in Dongara, on 14 April 1917 [332]
Attended the Carnamah Church of England's New Year Ball held at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 30 December 1933 [5: 5-Jan-1934]
Attended the Carnamah Tennis Club's Flannel Dance held at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 3 February 1934 [5: 9-Feb-1934]
On the evening of Thursday 15 March 1934 attended the Carnamah Race Club's Annual Dance at the Carnamah Hall [5: 16-Mar-1934]
Attended the Carnamah Football Club's Premiership Ball held at the Carnamah Hall on  Saturday 20 October 1934 [5: 26-Oct-1934]
Had a poisoned finger lanced at the North Midlands District Hospital in Three Springs on Tuesday 29 January 1935 [5: 1-Feb-1935]
Sewing Mistress at the Dudawa State School in Dudawa, East Arrino 1935-1938 [73]
For fulfilling the duties of Sewing Mistress she received an annual salary of £18/16/- in 1925 and 1936, and £20 in 1937 and 1938 [73]
In late January 1936 returned to Arrino looking fit and well after a holiday in Fremantle with her aunt Mrs A. SHEPPARD [5: 31-Jan-1936]
Attended the hugely successful Annual Catholic Ball in Three Springs on 3 June 1937 in a tunic frock of pink crepe [5: 11-Jun-1937]
First Bridesmaid at her sister Margaret's wedding to Dr Henry G. CAULFIELD in Fremantle on 4 February 1939 [4: 11-Mar-1939]
     She wore a frock of cornflower blue georgette with shirred bodice and full skirt, and a blue tulle veil held in place by gold leaves [4]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Jean Creed Sheppard' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 29 June 2022 from [reference list]

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