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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Mabel Pearl SLEE / BARRETT

Born 2 June 1903 in Melrose, South Australia [55]
Daughter of Walter Edward SLEE and Elizabeth SARGENT [55]
Married Clifford Bruce BARRETT on 9 January 1924 at the Methodist Church in Melrose, South Australia [55]
Resided with her husband on farmland in Arrino 1928-1933 and in Three Springs 1935-1962 [6] [19]
During the third weekend of February 1936 herself and her husband returned to Three Springs after a holiday in Dongara [5: 21-Feb-1936]
Won a toilet set at the North Midlands District Hospital Appeal's Grand Ball held in Three Springs on 21 May 1936 [5: 29-May-1936]
Sold 15 sheep at 10/1 and 27 sheep at 8/7 per head through Elder Smith & Co Ltd at the Midland Market in October 1936 [5: 10-Jul-1936]
Part of the group who attended the Masquerade Ball in Carnamah on 5 December 1936 dressed as "Mickie & Minnie" [5: 11-Dec-1936]
Later resided at a Nursing Home in Geraldton, where she passed away at the age of 91 years [24]
Mother of Howard and Hazel [55]
Died 10 July 1994 in Geraldton; buried Three Springs General Cemetery, Three Springs (Uniting, Plot 47) [24]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Mabel Pearl Slee / Barrett' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 July 2024 from [reference list]

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