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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Nellie Evelyn Alice DUTHIE / DORRINGTON

Born 1908 in Nhill, Victoria, Australia [54]
Daughter of Alfred Ernest DUTHIE and Beatrice Mary HILL [54]
Married Lyell Cecil DORRINGTON in 1926 in Victoria, Australia [54]
Resided with her husband at the Inering Homestead on the Inering Estate in Carnamah 1931-1933 [5: 2-Feb-1934] [19]
Member of the Inering Tennis Club in 1932 [5: 29-Jul-1932]
Returned to her home on Saturday 27 May 1933 after giving birth to a child at the Carnamah Private Hospital [5: 26-May-1933]
In 1933 her parents were living in Perenjori where her father was farming [19]
Later resided with her husband and children on a property situated two miles south of Yandanooka Siding in Yandanooka [P2]
While living at Yandanooka she on occasion worked as a cook at the North Midlands District Hospital in Three Springs [P2]
Attended the Annual Catholic Ball at the Yandanooka Hall on Thursday 24 June 1937 dressed in floral crepe-de-chine [5: 9-Jul-1937]
Laundress in Three Springs 1948-1953 [19]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Nollamara [2]
Mother of Neil and Dawn [P2]
Died 15 March 1984; ashes interred Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (RC Section, Garden of Remembrance 1, 31) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Nellie Evelyn Alice Duthie / Dorrington' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 2 October 2020 from [sources]

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