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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Bill" William George STURGESS

Born C.1889 [2]
Married "Flo" Florence Ellen MADIGAN in 1909 in London, England [21]
They departed London, England on the steamship Orvieto and arrived in Fremantle, Western Australia on 31 October 1911 [70]
Railway Fettler in Bridgetown in 1925 [50]
Railway Ganger in Perenjori 1933-1935 [19]
Railway Ganger in Clackline in 1936 [50]
Railway Employee in Carnamah 1943-1947 [19]
Railway Ganger on railways in and near Carnamah and resided with his wife in a house on Caron Street in the Carnamah townsite [P4]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Subiaco [2]
Died 16 February 1978; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Anglican, ZN, 345)[2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'William George Sturgess' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 23 August 2019 from  [ sources ]

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