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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Yvonne" Kathleen Yvonne BLOOD / EAST

Born 1912 in Dumbleyung, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of Francis John BLOOD and Rhoda Violet DAWSON [15]
Her father worked as a Bank Manager with the National Bank [50]
Resided with her parents in Dumbleyung, Kojonup, Wickepin, Wyening, Dowerin and then Wagin [50]
Married Stuart Roswell EAST on 25 November 1939 at the Chapel of Perth College in Perth [15] [355: 1-Dec-1939]
Her husband was a Bank Manager for the Rural & Industries (R&I Bank) [505: 23-Aug-1951]
They resided in Bruce Rock prior to her husband's transfer to Carnamah in August 1951 [505: 23-Aug-1951]
Resided at the house adjoining the R&I Bank at 8 Macpherson Street in Carnamah 1951-1953 [5: 23-Jul-1953] [19] [505: 23-Aug-1951]
After leaving Carnamah they were in Merredin and then Margaret River before shifting to Perth [50]
Resided at 1 Tralee Road in the Perth suburb of Floreat Park in the late 1950s and early 1960s [50]
In 1968 they were living at 2/1 Johnson Parade in the Perth suburb of Mosman Park [50]
She and her husband were living at 14 Yalgun Road in the Perth suburb of City Beach in 1972 [50]
In 1977 they were in Albany and in 1980 were living at 27 Swarbrick Street in Emu Point [50]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Innaloo [2]
Mother of Beverley [39: 3-Sep-1940]
Died at the age of 105 on 7 February 2018; ashes dispersed at Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia [2]

From The West Australian newspaper, Thursday 14 December 1939:
"EAST - BLOOD. – On November 25, at Perth College Chapel, by the Ven. Archdeacon Huddleston, Stuart Roswell, only son of Mr and Mrs R. W. East, of Albany, to Kathleen Yvonne, only daughter of Mr and Mrs F. J. Blood, of Katanning."

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Kathleen Yvonne Blood / East' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 13 June 2024 from [reference list]

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