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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Myra HODGSON / TOOMEY

Born C.1913 [203]
Married Rev. Alfred James TOOMEY in 1932 [21]
Departed Southampton, England with her husband and daughter on the steamship Largs Bay on 18 July 1934 [203]
They arrived on the steamship Largs Bay in Fremantle, Western Australia on 17 August 1934 [63]
They travelled to Western Australia for her husband to take up the position of Anglican Rector of the North Midlands [4: 1-Sep-1934]
Along with her husband and their infant daughter Carol arrived in Three Springs on Friday 24 August 1934 [5: 31-Aug-1934]
Resided in Three Springs 1934-1939 [4] [5]
Attended the luncheon tendered to Primate of Australia Rev. Henry F. LE FANU in Three Springs on Monday 1 July 1935 [5: 5-Jul-1935]
Miss Mary ROBERTS of Waddy Forest spent a few days staying with herself and her husband during October 1935 [5: 25-Oct-1935]
Captain of the Three Springs Girl Guides in 1935 [5: 1-Nov-1935]
Herself, her husband and their young daughter spent the last week of October 1935 in Waddy Forest [5: 8-Nov-1935]
During their week in Waddy Forest they stayed with Ivor and Mary ROBERTS, and returned to Three Springs on the weekend [5]
Herself and her husband spent a holiday in Perth in late January 1936 [5: 31-Jan-1936]
Attended the Anglican Church's Mid-Winter Ball in Carnamah on 11 July 1936 in powder blue and rose figured taffeta [5: 17-Jul-1936]
Attended the Ball after the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show on 3 September 1936 dressed in blue and pink floral taffeta [5: 11-Sep-1936]
Played the organ at the wedding of Richard H. S. JAMES & Rachel M. A. WALLACE in Three Springs on 5 January 1937 [5: 8-Jan-1937]
Herself and her husband were among the 80 who attended the Carnamah Repertory Club's Social Evening on 25 June 1937 [5: 2-Jul-1937]
Played the organ at the wedding of Franz H. ARNDT and Carolina W. F. WOLTER in Three Springs on 14 July 1937 [5: 23-Jul-1937]
Motored to Perth on Monday 9 August 1937 with her husband, daughter and Mrs Emily L. HELLEWELL of Carnamah [5: 13-Aug-1937]
Played the organ at the wedding of Gladys E. STOKES & W. Kenneth MUTTER in Three Springs on 6 September 1938 [4: 10-Sep-1938]
Mother of Carol [203]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Myra Hodgson / Toomey' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 2 October 2020 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/myra-hodgson [sources]




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