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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


John Joseph MCCAGH

Born 1910 in Greenough, Western Australia [15] [24]
Son of John McCAGH and Agnes MCAULIFFE [24]
Farmer in Arrino [19]
Won the Hurdle Race and Open Sprint at the R.S.L. Sports Day at the Arrino Recreation Ground on 5 November 1932 [5: 11-Sep-1932]
Member of the Arrino Football Club 1933-1937 [5: 25-Aug-1933, 14-Sep-1934, 24-Jul-1936, 14-May-1937]
Won the 75 Yard Sprint at the Saint Patrick's Day Picnic & Sports held in Three Springs on Monday 18 March 1935 [5: 22-Mar-1935]
Farmer in Koolanaooka 1935-1941 and a Farmer in Arrino for at least the years 1947-1975 [19]
Married "Annie" Hannah Eliza TURNER on 30 April 1946 at Saint Paul's Roman Catholic Church in Three Springs [4: 18-May-1946]
     His best man was Annie's brother William J. TURNER, and his groomsman was H. CHIVERS [4]
     Their wedding breakfast was held in Arrino at the home of John and Alice TURNER (Annie's brother and his sister) [4]
     In the evening they had a wedding dance at the Arrino Hall, after which they travelled to Perth by train for their honeymoon [4]
Resided in retirement in Linthorne Street, Mingenew [24]
Passed away at the age of 76 years at the North Midlands District Hospital in Three Springs [24]
Father of Patricia [P2]
Died 15 December 1986; buried Three Springs General Cemetery, Three Springs (Roman Catholic, Plot 113) [24]

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

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