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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Nellie Simpson WELSH / THOMSON

Born 18 September 1883 in Largo, Fife, Scotland [P1]
Daughter of Alexander WELSH and Grace Sharp GILLIES [P1]
Married her first cousin once removed James Fowler THOMSON in Singapore [108]
Later resided with her husband and children on Anster Farm in Marchagee, Western Australia [3]
Attended the Ball at the East Marchagee Hall after the Marchagee-Gunyidi Picnic & Sports Day on 14 September 1935 [5: 27-Sep-1935]
Won 1st prize for Shortbread at the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show in 1936 and again in 1937 [5: 11-Sep-1936, 10-Sep-1937]
Mother of Peter, Sandy and Grace [108]
Died 10 November 1978; cremated at The Necropolis in Springvale, Victoria, Australia [131]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Nellie Simpson Welsh / Thomson' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 2 October 2020 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/nellie-simpson-welsh [sources]




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