Francis Henry William Thomas Winifred Brownrigg Peter Welsh Thomson Margaret Jean Caldow /Hodsdon Frederick Edward Senior James Roger Francis Wyman Clark Richard Robertson Patricia Mae Mulligan Joachim Dido

Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Win" Winifred Beatrice EVERETT / THOMAS

Born 1904 in Greenwich, London, England [21] [24]
Married Charles Frederick THOMAS Jnr on 18 February 1929 in Guildford, Western Australia [P40]
Resided with her husband in the Three Springs townsite and later on Kadathinni Farm in Three Springs [P40]
Attended the Anglican Church's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on Thursday 27 June 1929 as an "Egyptian" [4: 6-Jul-1929]
Attended the Farewell Evening tendered to local pioneer Mrs Blanche M. KOCH in Three Springs on 3 December 1932 [4: 10-Dec-1932]
Awarded 2nd prize for Marmalade at the Three Springs Agricultural Show on Thursday 22 September 1932 [5: 30-Sep-1932]
Won the 50 yard Married Ladies Race at the annual Saint Patrick's Day Sports in Three Springs on 18 March 1935 [5: 22-Mar-1935]
     Donated a Cup for the Children's Marathon Race - the first time the race had received a Cup in the history of the annual sports [5]
Won 1st prizes for Cream Puffs and Rainbow Cake and 2nd for Bridesmaid's Bouquet at the 1935 TS Agricultural Show [5: 27-Sep-1935]
Herself and her husband were among those from Three Springs who attended the Royal Show in Perth in October 1935 [5: 11-Oct-1935]
Winner of a raffle at the Annual Concert of the Dominican Convent School in Three Springs on Friday 21 August 1936 [5: 28-Aug-1936]
Donated silver spoons for girls under school age for the Children's Athletic Sports Meeting in Three Springs on 23 October 1936 [5]
     The sports were conducted by the North Midlands Zone Council of the Wheatgrowers Union [5: 30-Oct-1936, 8-Jan-1937]
Member of the committee that organised the very successful Annual Catholic Ball in Three Springs on 3 June 1937 [5: 11-Jun-1937]
Spoke on behalf of the Catholic ladies at the farewell for the CARMODY family in Three Springs on 12 July 1937 [5: 16-Jul-1937]
Helped organise the Farewell for Barney & Frances BARNHART, which was held in Three Springs on 3 February 1938 [4: 12-Feb-1938]
Attended the funeral of Arrino resident Mrs Ellen DEE at the Three Springs Cemetery on 16 August 1939 [4: 19-Aug-1939]
Held a Monster House Party at her home in Three Springs from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Tuesday 12 November 1940 [4: 9-Nov-1940]
     The party was to further Miss Dorothy ARNDT's candidature in the local Queen Competition in aid of Patriotic Funds [4]
Later resided in McGregor Street in the Perth suburb of Embleton [24]
Mother of Everett, Marie, Rufie, Pauline and Frances [P40]
Died 12 August 1993; buried Three Springs General Cemetery, Three Springs (Roman Catholic, Plot 150) [24]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Winifred Beatrice Everett / Thomas' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 13 June 2024 from [reference list]

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