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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Amy" Emily Helena Margaret CHARLESTON / MELDRUM

Born C.1878 [2]
Daughter of Charles F. and Ellen [15]
Married Thomas MELDRUM in 1905 in Hay, New South Wales, Australia [32]
By 1906, when their first child was born, they had shifted to Western Australia [16]
Resided in Leonora in 1910, Narrogin in 1914 and Greenbushes 1916-1921 [50]
Resided with her husband and children in Three Springs 1929-1931 [19] [50]
Along with her son Roy was the proprietor of the bakery at 21 Macpherson Street, Carnamah in 1932 and 1933 [59] [60]
Their bakery was telephone number Carnamah-30 [60]
Prize donor and one of the costume judges at the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Carnamah on 18 August 1932 [5: 26-Aug-1932]
They appear to have sold the bakery business in Carnamah to William DAVISON during the year 1933 [59]
Later resided in Broomehill [2]
Mother of RoyAllen and Mary [P5]
Died 6 October 1957; buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Roman Catholic, MA, 39) [2]
Also known as Amy Margaret Helena MELDRUM and Emily Margaret Helena MELDRUM [2] [50]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Emily Helena Margaret Charleston / Meldrum' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 5 July 2022 from [reference list]

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