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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Mollie Ida Margaret JAMES / KING

Born 1912 in Rushworth, Victoria, Australia [54]
Daughter of "Bob" Wilfred Rudge JAMES and Ida Mary BROADBANK [54]
Resided with her parents on her mother's farm on the Caron Road in Carnamah 1926-1933 [--]
Won 1st prize for Butter in the cookery section of the Carnamah District Agricultural Society's Annual Show in 1929 [4: 28-Sep-1929]
Attended the Show Ball following the Carnamah Agricultural Show on 18 September 1930 in a green shot taffeta frock [4: 4-Oct-1930]
Attended the Surprise 21st Birthday for C. George AUNGER in Carnamah on Sunday 2 October 1932 [5: 7-Oct-1932]
Member of the Younger Set of Carnamah's branch of the Country Women's Association in 1932 [5: 2-Dec-1932]
Married "Bob" Robert Stanley KING on 17 April 1933 at the Church Hall in Carnamah [5: 21-Apr-1933]
     She wore a beautiful white gown with long flowing veil, and her bridesmaid was Joan SHERIDAN [5]
     After their wedding ceremony their wedding dance was held in the Carnamah Hall and attended by 160 people [5]
Resided with her husband in Warrachuppin in 1936 and 1937 [50]
Resided with her husband on her mother's farm on the Caron Road in Carnamah 1940-1943 [3] [19] [P46]
She, her husband and her brother had a postal address of P.O. Box 62 at the Carnamah Post Office [50]
On leaving the farm in Carnamah shifted with her husband to a farm near Caron in Perenjori [P46]
Resided with her husband on Creslow Farm in Perenjori 1943-1976 [233]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Maida Vale [2]
Mother of Ruth, Laurence, Brian, Margaret, June, Wilfred, John, Sylvia, Rodney, Susan and Trevor [233]
Died 15 February 1998; buried Guildford Cemetery, Perth suburb of Guildford (Anglican, F, 234) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Mollie Ida Margaret James / King' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 2 October 2020 from [sources]

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