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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Vi" Violetta Rose Elizabeth MASLIN / HENSON

Born 1896 in Perth, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of William Henry MASLIN and Elizabeth Sarah Sugden OLFE [15]
Employee at Sandover's Stores in Perth until leaving to work in Arrino [P2]
Shop Assistant at Henry and Ethel TOWNSEND's General Store in Arrino 1932-1935[5: 28-Jun-1935] [19] [P2]
Filled the position at the shop previously held by E. Elsie ROWE, who had left upon getting married in 1932 [P2]
She was badly burnt on the legs while striking matches in the storeroom of the store, where there was flammable material [P2]
Donated one of the prizes for the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Arrino on Tuesday 12 September 1933 [5: 15-Sep-1933]
Attended the Ball after the Three Springs Agricultural Show on 21 September 1933 in a pink brocaded satin dress [5: 29-Sep-1933]
After the TOWNSEND's sold their general store she left Arrino and shifted to Perth on Thursday evening 27 June 1935 [5: 28-Jun-1935]
Married surname HENSON; resided of late in the Perth suburb of Como [2]
Died 24 July 1959; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Seventh Day Adventist, AA, 94A) [2]
Buried in the same plot of the Karrakatta Cemetery as her mother and father, who died in 1928 and 1958 respectively [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Violetta Rose Elizabeth Maslin / Henson' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 4 July 2022 from [reference list]

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