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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Jessie Elizabeth BUROW / CUMMING

Born 1890 in Swanscombe, Kent, England [20] [21]
Daughter of "Albert" Henry Albert Edward BUROW and Jessie Elizabeth KNIGHT [20] [21]
In 1891 was residing with her parents and her elder brother Albert at 2 Russell Terrace in Swanscombe, Kent, England [20]
In 1901 was living with her parents, brother and sisters Enid & Dorothy at 4 Manningham Terrace in Devizes, Wiltshire, England [20]
Resident of Great Cheverell, Wiltshire, England in 1917 [30: item 3475113]
Married Australian soldier Donald Ferguson CUMMING on 22 December 1917 at the Parish Church in Great Cheverell [30: item 3475113]
After her marriage resided at 79 Princess Avenue in Watford, Hertfordshire, England [30: item 3475113]
Following the end of the war departed London, England with her husband and daughter on the Katoomba on 14 August 1919 [30] [70]
Arrived on the Katoomba with her husband and young daughter in Fremantle, Western Australia on 15 September 1919 [30] [70]
In 1923 settled with her husband and brother-in-law Andrew Smith CUMMING on a portion of the Inering Estate in Carnamah [19]
Resided with her husband in the large stone Inering Homestead on Lot 12 of the Inering Estate, Carnamah 1923-1928 [19] [4: 7-May-1927]
The homestead contained Inering's Post Office and Telephone Exchange, which she would probably have managed [4: 18-Jun-1927] [--]
Signed the petition in February 1923 for the Irwin Licensing Court to grant a hotel license for Carnamah [10: 9-Mar-1923]
Along with her husband and children left Carnamah in 1930 and shifted to the Perth suburb of Victoria Park [P357]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Dalkeith [2]
Mother of Pamela, Ronald, Beryl and Philip [P357]
Died 6 November 1973; ashes interred Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Crematorium Rose Gardens, 34, 44) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Jessie Elizabeth Burow / Cumming' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 1 March 2024 from [reference list]

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