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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Martha" Sarah Jane FEEHAN / GOOCH

Born 9 November 1892 in Upper Swan, Western Australia [15] [332]
Daughter of Matthew FEEHAN and Sarah CAMPBELL [15] [332]
Resided with her parents in Arrino during the 1890s and 1900s [6]
She was baptised by the Church of England rector based in Dongara [332]
Her given names were registered on her birth certificate as 'Sarah Jane' however she was baptised as 'Martha Jane' [15] [332]
In 1912 she had the registered horse and cattle firebrand of 2FE for use on Yarra Yarra Farm in Three Springs [486]
Married James Douglas GOOCH in 1918 [66]
Resided with her husband on farmland in Three Springs [19]
Their daughter Mary Jane died at the age of 18 months on 25 December 1926 and was buried at the Three Springs Cemetery [24]
On 12 January 1928 gave birth to a son, Colin Francis, who was baptised by the priest of Saint Paul's Church in Three Springs [91]
Their son Colin died at the age of 8 months on 11 October 1928 and was also buried at the Three Springs Cemetery [24]
Donated 5/- for the patients of the North Midlands District Hospital in Three Springs for Christmas / New Year of 1929 [4: 8-Feb-1930]
Attended the Annual Catholic Ball in Three Springs on Thursday 3 June 1937 dressed in floral georgette with trimmings [5: 11-Jun-1937]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Subiaco [2]
Died 27 September 1969 in Perth; buried at Karrakatta Cemetery in Perth, Western Australia (Roman Catholic, PD, 111) [2] [15]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Sarah Jane Feehan / Gooch' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 9 August 2022 from [reference list]

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