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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Kath" Kathleen Eleanor Jean BARR / CARSLAKE

Born 20 August 1907 in Tumby Bay, South Australia [55]
Daughter of Robert William BARR and Eva Alice YOUNG [55]
Resided with her parents on Belleranga Valley Farm in Arrino, Western Australia [4: 4-Mar-1933]
Rendered a vocal, elocutionary or musical item at the Methodist Church Social held in Arrino on Wednesday 29 July 1931 [4: 1-Aug-1931]
Prior to her marriage she was the guest of honour at a Miscellaneous Evening at the Arrino Hall on 8 February 1933 [5: 17-Feb-1933]
Married Robert Henry CARSLAKE on 22 February 1933 at the Church of Christ Tabernacle in Northam [4: 4-Mar-1933][5: 17-Feb-1933] [66]
     She "looked charming in a frock of white georgette and lace, and carried a bouquet of white artificial blossoms" [4]
     Her bridesmaids were Misses Faith CARSLAKE and Mavis BARR, who wore lemon organdie frocks with pink trimmings [4]
Resided with her husband on Gladfields Farm in Arrino and later on farmland in Gutha [19]
In May 1933 her cousin Miss Vera BENNETT travelled from Sydney to spent a holiday with her in Arrino [5: 18-May-1934]
Won 1st prize for Wholemeal Bread in the Confectionary section of the Three Springs Agricultural Show in 1933 [5: 29-Sep-1933]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Kathleen Eleanor Jean Barr / Carslake' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 21 February 2024 from [reference list]

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