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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Roy David Charles JAQUES

Born C.1903 [7: page 85]
Son of William Frederick Hammett JAQUES and Lucille Helen BUCKLE [16]
Resided with his parents at the railway station in Carnamah 1907-1913 [6] [7: page 85] [9: 25-Oct-1907]
Resided with his parents in Three Springs in 1913 and 1914 and in Mingenew from 1915 [6] [10: 3-Nov-1914, 8-Jan-1915] [19] [44]
Member of the Mingenew Cricket Club in 1919 [9: 28-Mar-1919]
Played for the single men who were defeated by the married men at cricket in Mingenew on Sunday 16 March 1919 [9: 28-Mar-1919]
Relieving Employee at the Railway Station in Moora during October 1922 [9: 27-Oct-1922]
Clerk for the Midland Railway Company at their offices in the Perth suburb of Midland Junction in 1925 [9: 17-Apr-1925] [50]
In 1925 he was living at 80 Newcastle Road in the Perth suburb of Midland Junction [50]
Along with his father he travelled by sea to Darwin including stops at intermediate ports in July 1925 [9: 17-Jul-1925]
After being ill for considerable time he was well enough to return home to Moora on Monday 15 February 1926 [9: 12-Feb-1926]
Married Jean Ann Irene BURNS in Perth in 1927 [66]
Jean helped host the wedding of his father's cousin Annie M. JAQUES and Henry F. BASFORD in Moora the previous year [9: 13-Aug-1926]
He and his wife welcomed the arrival of a daughter on Monday evening 23 January 1928 [9: 27-Jan-1928]
Assistant Railway Stationmaster in Moora in 1929 [120: 19-Dec-1929]
Railway Porter in Moora in 1932 [6]
Railway Stationmaster in Muchea in 1936 [50]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Guildford [2]
Died 25 March 1978; buried at the Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Anglican, Lawn 7, 115) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Roy David Charles Jaques' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 15 April 2024 from [reference list]

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