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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Peter Taylor THOMSON

Born 30 April 1871 in Anstruther Easter, Fife, Scotland [28]
Son of draper and clothier Peter THOMSON and Elizabeth GREIG [20] [28]
He was one of eight children with elder siblings John, Anne and Robert and younger Jessie, Lizzie, Isabella and James [20] [28]
In 1881 he was living with his parents and siblings at 4 Union Place in Kilrenny, Fife, Scotland [20]
Ten years later, in 1891, they were living at 10 West Forth Street in Kilrenny, Fife, Scotland and he was a Theology Student [20]
Along with his wide and daughter he departed London, England on the steamship Ormonde on 18 August 1934 [203]
After a voyage of exactly one month they arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on the Ormonde on 18 September 1934 [338]
Their address following their arrival was Warren Point Farm in Moora [338]
They departed Fremantle, Western Australia on the steamship Ormonde and arrived in London, England on 14 March 1935 [204]
He later departed from Toulon, France on the steamship Orsova and arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on 25 June 1935 [338]
His address following his arrival was Three Springs [338]
He presumably enrolled to vote during his stay in Three Springs as he was listed on electoral rolls from 1936 to 1947 [19]
His electoral details listed him as a Minister of Religion and with an address of Glencairn Farm in Three Springs [19]
From 1931 to 1938 his brother James Fowler THOMSON was the farmer of Anster Farm in Marchagee [108: pages 5, 6, 20]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Peter Taylor Thomson' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 7 July 2022 from [reference list]

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