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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Joe" Joseph Thomas SAGGERS

Born 10 October 1910 in Peringilup, Western Australia [16]
Son of Norman SAGGERS and Edith Jane POWELL [P376]
Butcher in Three Springs 1928-1933 [4] [19]
Believed to have worked for his brothers Norman and then Arnold who ran a Butcher's Shop in Three Springs [5] [19]
He was among the 400 people who attended the Matrons and Benedicts Ball held in Three Springs on 31 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
Attended the Three Springs Agricultural Society's First Annual Show and Show Ball on Thursday 20 September 1928 [4: 29-Sep-1928]
Attended the Three Springs Race Club's Race Meeting & Evening Ball held in Three Springs on Thursday 11 April 1929 [4: 20-Apr-1929]
He was one of the 25 who attended the surprise birthday party for Ivy G. OLIVER in Mingenew on Monday 24 June 1929 [4: 29-Jun-1929]
Attended the Fancy Dress Ball held in Mingenew on Thursday 10 October 1929 dressed as a "Persian Gentleman" [4: 19-Oct-1929]
Converted to Catholicism and was baptised by Rev. Father Michael LYNCH of Three Springs on 10 May 1932 [91]
Attended the Farewell Evening tendered to local pioneer Mrs Blanche M. KOCH in Three Springs on 3 December 1932 [4: 10-Dec-1932]
Married Mary Francis SPRING in Perth in 1936 [66]
Resided in the Perth suburb of South Perth prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 5 January 1942 [16]
Private WX18565 in the Australian Army's 16 Australian Advanced Ordnance Depot during the Second World War [16]
Discharged from the Australian Army on 24 January 1946 [16]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Bentley [2]
Died 15 March 2002; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Lawn, J, 7D) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Joseph Thomas Saggers' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 1 July 2022 from [reference list]

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