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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Margaret MAGREE / OLIVER

Born C.1872 [24]
Married Arthur OLIVER in Broad Arrow in 1910 [66]
By 1914 she was living with her husband and children in Three Springs [19]
Attended May BERRIGAN's 21st Birthday held at the Agricultural Hall in Three Springs on Friday 12 September 1919 [9: 19-Sep-1919]
Won 1st prize for a 2 lb. Loaf of Bread at the Three Springs Day held on Thursday 25 September 1919 [10: 3-Oct-1919]
Her husband died at the age of 52 years at the Cottage Hospital on Parakalia Farm in Three Springs on 31 August 1924 [24] [P2]
Following her husband's death supported herself by taking in boarders and cooking at the Commercial Hotel in Three Springs [P2]
Donated 10/- to the Three Springs Saint Patrick's Day Committee in 1920 [124]
Donated butter and meat to the value of £1 for the Picnic Race Meeting in Three Springs on Saint Patrick's Day 17 March 1920 [124]
Donated pastry for the Refreshment Stall at the Picnic Race Meeting in Three Springs on Saint Patrick's Day 17 March 1925 [124]
Herself and one of her daughters travelled from Three Springs to Perth for a holiday on Tuesday 11 February 1936 [5: 14-Feb-1936]
Passed away at the age of 79 years at the North Midlands District Hospital in Three Springs [24]
Mother of Jack, Biddy and Mary [P2]
Died 28 December 1951; buried at the Three Springs General Cemetery in Three Springs (Roman Catholic, Plot 64) [24]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Margaret Magree / Oliver' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 27 June 2022 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/margaret-magree [reference list]




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