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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Albert" Thomas Albert TURNER

Born 1912 [15]
Son of William James TURNER and Emma Theresa WEBLEY [15]
Farmer of Victoria Farm in Arrino [19]
In partnership with his brothers William J. TURNER and John TURNER farmed as "Turner Bros" [P2]
Member of the Arrino Tennis Club from 1934-35 to 1936-37 [5: 25-Jan-1935, 4-Dec-1936]
Attended the funeral of Arrino resident Mrs Ellen DEE at the Three Springs Cemetery on 16 August 1939 [4: 19-Aug-1939]
Purchased another two farms - one near Victoria Farm and one on the highway towards Mingenew [P2]
Farmed and resided in Arrino until about 1962 [19]; sold his farmland in Arrino and shifted to Perth [P2]
Suffered from diabetes and lost a leg, however managed himself very well in a wheelchair [P2]
Resided of late in the Perth suburb of Victoria Park [2]
Died 11 May 2002; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Roman Catholic, Lawn 2, N021) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Thomas Albert Turner' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 20 August 2019 from  [ sources ]

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