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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Phoebe Frances ANDREWS / BROOKE

Born 1889 in Corfe Mullen, Dorset, England [20] [21]
Daughter of farmer Frederick ANDREWS and Alma Maria FOOT [20] [21]
Grew up in Corfe Mullen with her parents and eight siblings - Florrie, Katie, Bessie, Ada, Frederick, Maggie, William and Tammy [21]
In 1891 was living with her parents and siblings at Candy's Dairy and in 1901 they were on Hiel Farm, both in Corfe Mullen [21]
Departed London, England on the steamship Rimutaka on 29 November 1910 bound for Albany, Western Australia [203]
Cook at the Commercial Hotel in Three Springs 1911-1914 [19] [50]
Married Percy Frederick BROOKE in 1922 [66]
Resided with her husband on farmland in Narembeen [50]
Later resided in Perth [2]
Died 18 August 1952; ashes scattered over the rose garden at Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Phoebe Frances Andrews / Brooke' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 1 March 2024 from [reference list]

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