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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs



Born 27 October 1919 in Aldinga, South Australia [55]
Daughter of William John PETHICK and Susan Alice BIRD [55]
Arrived with parents in Winchester, Western Australia in April 1928 [P78]
Resided with parents and following their deaths with her brothers on Petan Farm in Winchester April 1928 to September 1945 [P78]
Student at the Winchester State School in 1928 and 1929 [4: 4-Jan-1930] [25]
Came 2nd in an Egg & Spoon Race at the Sports Day and Picnic at Centenary Park, Carnamah on 9 October 1930 [4: 18-Oct-1930]
Member of the Winchester Tennis Club in 1934-35 and 1935-36 [5: 15-Mar-1935, 6-Mar-1936]
Competed in the tennis match between the girls of the Winchester and Carnamah state schools on 26 October 1935 [5: 1-Nov-1935]
Competed in the tennis match between the Billeroo-Winchester and Carnamah schools on Friday 8 November 1935 [5: 15-Nov-1935]
Played for the combined Winchester-Waddy-Coorow tennis team against Carnamah-Parkinson on Sunday 5 April 1936 [5: 3-Apr-1936]
Attended the Farewell Social for George & Ester MULLIGAN at Marathon Farm in Winchester on Thursday 25 June 1936 [5: 3-Jul-1936]
Attended the Show Ball after the Carnamah Agricultural Show on 10 September 1936 dressed in pale blue georgette [5: 18-Sep-1936]
Attended the very largely attended Carnamah Tennis Dance at the Carnamah Hall on 17 April 1937 in floral organdie [5: 23-Apr-1937]
Attended the Coronation Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Wednesday evening 12 May 1937 dressed in floral voile [5: 14-May-1937]
     The ball and its festivities celebrated the coronation of King George VI of the United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth [5]
Bridesmaid at the wedding of her sister Alice to Harold T. SEYMOUR at Saint George's Hall in Carnamah on 8 July 1937 [5: 9-Jul-1937]
     She wore "salmon pink satin with large puffed sleeves, gold spray and coronet of flowers in her hair" and carried pink carnations [5]
Foundation Member of the Winchester branch of the Red Cross Society in 1942 [0: image 02972]
At Winchester on 5 September 1945 was tendered a farewell evening prior to her upcoming marriage [0: image 04365]
Married "Wally" Walter Leo COUSINS in Carnamah 14 September 1945 [P78]
Resided with her husband on farmland in Arrino [P22]
Later resided in Gwelup [2]
Mother of George, Laurie, Keith, Preston, Robert, Cliff, Ron, Olive, Arthur and Alice [45]
Died 2 August 2004 in the Perth suburb of Nedlands; cremated at the Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA [2] [45]
Her ashes were interred in her parents grave at the Winchester Cemetery in Carnamah (Row A, Plot 11)  [14]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Lottie Pethick / Cousins' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 20 August 2019 from  [ sources ]

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