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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

"Rose" Rosey BRIMSON / HUNTER

Born 1910 [15]
Daughter of George BRIMSON and Fanny Jane YATES [15]
Student at the Three Springs State School in 1919 [10: 3-Oct-1919]
Came 2nd in the 8 to 10 Years Girls Running Race at the Peace Celebrations in Three Springs on Saturday 19 July 1919 [10: 25-Jul-1919]
Received 1st prizes for Writing and Drawing at the Three Springs Day held on Thursday 25 September 1919 [10: 3-Oct-1919]
Won a 1st prize for Writing at the annual picnic and show, the Three Springs Day, held on Thursday 23 September 1920 [10: 15-Oct-1920]
Resided in Carnamah for part of the year 1928 [4: 28-Jul-1928]
In July 1928 took an active part in the formation of a Ladies Football Club in Carnamah [4: 28-Jul-1928]
Came equal first in the "Ladies Race" at the Carnamah Show and Sports Carnival on Thursday 4 October 1928 [4: 13-Oct-1928]
In mid October 1928 she left Carnamah and returned to Three Springs [4: 20-Oct-1928]
Along with Alf HUNTER attended the Fancy Dress Ball in Three Springs on 27 June 1929 as "Mr & Mrs Three Springs" [4: 6-Jul-1929]
Married "Alf" Alfred HUNTER in 1929 [66]
Resided with her husband in Three Springs 1929-1956, where he was the proprietor of the Three Springs Garage [5: 9-Feb-1934] [19]
Won 2nd prize for a Knitted Infant's Woollen Jacket at the Three Springs Agricultural Show on Thursday 19 September 1935 [5]
Also won 1st prize for Exhibit by Lady in the Novelty Competition at the Three Springs Agricultural Show in 1935 [5: 27-Sep-1935]
Won 1st prize for Rainbow Cake at the Three Springs Agricultural Show held on Thursday 17 September 1936 [5: 25-Sep-1936]
Part of the group who attended the Masquerade Ball in Carnamah on 5 December 1936 dressed as "Mickie & Minnie" [5: 11-Dec-1936]
Herself, her husband and their children spent a two week holiday on the Murchison River in January 1937 [5: 22-Jan-1937, 5-Feb-1937]
In 1958 she was a Tearoom Proprietress and her husband a Car Salesman in Port Denison [50]
They were living at 92 Vincent Street in the Perth suburb of Mount Lawley in 1963 and 1968 [50]
In 1972 and 1977 they were living at 28 Raglan Road in the Perth suburb of Mount Lawley [50]
Her husband, late of Mount Lawley, passed away at the age of 77 years in 1977 and was buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth [2]
She later resided at the Lady Brand Lodge in Three Springs, where she died at the age of 83 years [24]
Died 18 January 1993 in Three Springs; buried Three Springs General Cemetery, Three Springs (Uniting, Plot 17) [24]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Rosey Brimson / Hunter' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 May 2020 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/rosey-brimson [sources]




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