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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Jack" John Jeremiah BERRIGAN

Born 1875 in Tarrawingee, Victoria, Australia [54]
Son of John BERRIGAN and Catherine QUINN [54]
He and his brother Tom were the owners of a mine in Desdemona in 1911 [6]
Contractor in Three Springs in partnership with his brother Tom as 'Berrigan Bros' in 1912 and 1913 [390: 17-May-1913]
They had commenced working in Three Springs by December 1912 [9: 13-Dec-1912]
In February 1913 they finished a well with a splendid supply of water for Maley Bros on Parakalia Farm in Three Springs [9: 21-Feb-1913]
He led the Grand March at the Plain & Fancy Dress Ball in Three Springs on Easter Monday 24 March 1913 [9:4-Apr-1913]
Married "Delia" Bedelia Bridget KENNEDY on Monday 28 April 1913 at the Roman Catholic Church in Three Springs [9: 21-Feb-1913]
His best man was Three Springs blacksmith David TODD and his nieces May, Lily, Eileen and Clara BERRIGAN were bridesmaids [9]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Midland Junction [2]
Father of Margaret Eileen Hannah, Nellie Belinda and James John [15]
Died 18 May 1947; buried at Midland Cemetery in the Perth suburb of Midland (Roman Catholic, KA, 47) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'John Jeremiah Berrigan' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 June 2024 from [reference list]

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