Salmon Gums Cemetery

 

Shire of Esperance

Located 100 kms from Esperance on the Coolgardie Esperance Highway

 

Transcribed 11th September 2004

 

Jill Bickmore & Carol Riley

 

 

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BECK, Edward

19/05/1970 aged 78 years.

Dearly loved husband of G. M. Beck aged 72 years buried in Albany 05/05/1958

Death cannot divide.

 

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BURNSIDE, Joseph Wilson

23/08/1974 aged 64 years

Loved husband of Margaret. Loving father of Robert, Margaret & Jean.

“Abide with me”

  

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BURNSIDE, Kenndy William

1901 – 1984

Husband of Alma (dec) Father of Janice & John. Grandpa of Peter, Mark & Paul. “The Lord is my shepherd”

 

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BURNSIDE, Sarah Margaret

Burial: 20/01/2003 Minister: Sally Buckley Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral Services.

 

           

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DE-LUIS, Andrea Franceso (Frank) R.C.

Born Turin, Italy 06-03-1899 – 21-05-1981 aged 82 years.

Loved husband of Ann.

Mallee Pioneer

 

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DE-LUIS, Bridget Ann

Born Geraldton 08-06-1901 – 13-12-1992.

Beloved wife of Frank. Loving mother of May, Ellen, Nell, Tom, Mick, John, Joe. A courageous woman.

Mallee Pioneer 1925 - 1992    

 

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FAGAN, Michael

Born 16-06-1927 @ East Dowak – 14-09-1989

Loved son of Bill (dec.) & Ann. Loved brother of May (dec.), Ellen (dec.), Nell, Tom (dec.), John & Joe.

Mallee Pioneer. R.I.P.

 

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FAGAN, William Patrick (Bill) R.C.

Born Dublin, Eire, Jan 1888 – 27-06-1961 aged 73 years

Loved father of May, Ellen (dec), Nell, Tom (dec), Mick, John & Joe.

Mallee Pioneer. R.I.P.

 

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FARIS, Bruno

Accid. Killed 11-03-1971 aged 31 years

Beloved husband of Nada. Loved father of Damir. R.I.P.

UVJEKUSJECANJU LVOJA FAMILIA

 

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HILL, Mary

04-07-1965 aged 65 years

Loved wife of George Milne. Mother of Connie, Jean & Margaret. Always remembered.

 

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HOLT, Clement William Lee

25-12-1902 – 24-11-1981

Devoted husband of Nancy. Father of Kealley and Nancye Cheryl. At rest.

 

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HOLT, Nancy Henrietta

25-05-1908 – 03-09-1989

Devoted wife of Clement. Mother of Kealley and Nancye Cheryl. At rest.

 

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HOULIHAN, J. W.

25-02-2000 aged 80 years

NX910 Corporal HQ 27 Infantry Brigade

Loved father of Mark, Christine, Paul and Gavin.

 

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McCREA, Dorothy Hyne

25-11-1909 – 02-12-1999 aged 90 years.

In loving memory.

 

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McCREA, Norman James

25-11-1901 – 30-04-1985 aged 83 years

In loving memory.

 

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McMASTER, Elizabeth

22-05-1966 aged 96 years

Beloved wife of Robert who died Castledawson, Northern Ireland, 1921 aged 48 years.

Erected by their loving family.

 

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McMASTER, Robert

04-04-1970

In loving memory of our dear brother. “The Lord is my shepherd”

 

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McMULKIN, Donald M.

1918 – 1999

Much loved husband, dad and granddad. R.I.P.

 

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MILNE, George

11-08-1900 – 13-09-1996

Loving father of Connie, Jean and Margaret.

Treasured memories of a pioneer of East Circle Valley.

 

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O’NEILL, Joseph Peter

06-02-1999 aged 28 years

Beloved son of Michael and Brigid

Loved brother of Michael and Eva

Abide with me

 

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PLUNKETT, Henry (Harry)

11/02/1988 aged 97 years

Loved husband of Grace (dec’d). Loving father of Dolly, Charlie, Dick, Kevin, Laurie & Jim.

Memories will last forever.

 

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PLUNKETT, Mary Grace

23-05-1978 aged 77 years

Loving memories shared of one dear by husband Henery Arthur & children Dorothy, Charles, Brian, Kevin, Lawrence & James

Resting in God’s garden

 

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POZZI, Joseph

Born at Gwalia WA 25-05-1916

Passed away at Salmon Gums 08-12-1985 aged 69 years

Beloved husband of Nell. Loved father of Dixie, Anne, Marion and Donna.

 

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SPRATT, Sarah Margaret

26-06-1949 aged 58 years

Dearly beloved wife of William James Spratt.

Erected by the family in the Memory of Sarah Margaret.

 

SPRATT, William James (Jim)

23-05-1969 aged 76 years

Loving husband of Lily. Father of Jim, Margaret, Grace (dec), Rachel, Nan, Bess & Elizabeth.

A life well spent.

 

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STARCEVICH, Eric

Left us on 12-05-1993 aged 47 years.

Devoted husband and best friend of Gaile. Beloved father of Darren, Sam, Carolyn and Hicksy. Adored granddad of Richard.

 

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The entrance to the Cemetery is lined with an avenue of trees planted to honour past members of the Salmon Gums C.W.A. Each tree has a small plaque beneath.

 

BALE, Doreen Sybil

Salmon Gums branch of C.W.A. Foundation member.

1903 – 1987 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

BECKHAM, Ida Clare

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1877 – 1950

 

BROWN, Ada Kathleen

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1904 – 1958

 

COOKSEY, Ella

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1905 – 1980

 

CUNNINGHAM, Annie

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1907 - 1999

 

DUNN, Bessie Lavinia

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1885 – 1969 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

ELDRED, Helen Elizabeth

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1883 – 1973

 

EVANS, Clara Louisa

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1867 – 1954 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

EVANS-PROCTOR, Frances

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1903 – 1991

 

GHIDELLA, Maria

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1902 – 1976

 

GISLINGHAM, Ada

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1897 - 1951

 

GRIGOR, Janet Campbell

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1901 – 1943

 

HOBBY, Kathleen Mary

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1901 – 1969 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

McCREA, Christina

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1866 – 1940

 

McCUBBING, Maude Anne

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1899 – 1981

 

MORRIS, Margaret (Peg)

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1899 – 1988

 

NORTH, Sylvia May

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1912 – 2000

 

NULSEN, Constance Mary

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1889 – 1982

 

OSBORNE, E. M. (Effie)

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1908 – 1979 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

PIERCEY, Gladys May

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1903 – 1975 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

POTTER, Hannah Elizabeth

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1883 – 1961

 

PROCTOR, Mary Hill

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1900 – 1965

 

ROWLEY, May

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1907 – 1995

 

SANDERSON, Winifred

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1899 – 1994

 

SIME, Jessie

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1894 – 1971 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

SMITH, Annie Vera

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1906 – 1986

 

STARCEVICH, Yella

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1894 – 1977

 

SWANN, Henrietta

Salmon Gums branch of the C.W.A. Foundation member.

1876 – 1957 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

 

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At the entrance to the cemetery a monument has been laid with brass plaques.

 

BROWN, William Templeton

Born Beechboro W. Australia 07/07/1900

Died 29/04/1959

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1922

 

BROWN, Catherine nee Braik

Born Aldershot England 09/03/1868

Died 25/08/1958

Arrived – Australia 1892

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1926

 

BURNSIDE, John

Born Northern Ireland 1904

Died 1985

Arrived – Australia/Jervis Bay 1924

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1925

 

BUTTON, Alfred George

Born Lichfield England 05/04/1902

Died 01/09/1981

Arrived – Australia 1923

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1925  (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

CUNNINGHAM, John Francis

Born Jarrahdene, Australia 25/03/1901

Died 09/10/1961

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1928

 

ELDRED, Alfred

Born London, England 25/01/1883

Died 05/05/1965

Arrived – Australia 1924

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1924

 

ELDRED, Helenora Elizabeth nee Ellerby

Born Yorkshire, England 14/07/1883

Died 16/10/1973

Arrived – Australia 01/10/1929

Arrived – Salmon Gums 03/10/1929

 

EVANS, Albert Edward

Born Manchester, England 1902

Died 26/07/1963

Arrived – Australia 1924

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1924

 

EVANS, Frances nee Mottershead

Born Manchester, England 27/02/1903

Died 12/04/1991

Arrived – Australia 1926

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1926

 

EVANS, John Edward

Born Kalgoorlie, WA 27/02/1930

Died 09/01/1988

 

GRACE, Carina Margaret nee Pozzi

Born Leonora, WA 25/10/1914

Died 23/06/1998

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1927

 

GUEST, Arnold

Born Stockport, England 03/04/1893

Died 23/09/1940

Arrived – Australia 1912

Arrived – Salmon Gums  07/10/1929

 

GUEST, Selina Edith Mary nee Javens

Born Coventry, England 1883

Died 13/04/1949

Arrived – Australia 1912

Arrived – Salmon Gums 07/10/1929

 

HANSON, Charles Jacob

Born Norseman 06/04/1927

Died 23/12/1989

Arrived – Salmon Gums /West Dowak 20/04/1927

 

HANSON, Wilbur Joseph

Born Perth, WA 12/04/1919

Died 06/09/1982

Arrived – Salmon Gums /West Dowak 1927

WW11 1939 - 1945

 

HOBBY, Kathleen nee Maynard

Born Bedfordshire, England 20/04/1901

Died 09/02/1970

Arrived – Australia 1908

Arrived – Salmon Gums East/Circle Valley 1922 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

HOBBY, Alfred Douglas

Born Kanowna 26/07/1903

Died 19/08/1985

Arrived – Salmon Gums East/Circle Valley 1923

V D C WW11 S/C 1929 – 1945 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

HAGON, Jennifer Mary nee Osborne

Born Norseman, WA 18/04/1938

Died November 1981

 

KARAJAS, Fani nee Sholdas

Born Macedonia 1921

Died 1993

Arrived – Australia 1937

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1937

 

MACHEN, Lionel Dighton – JP from 1925

Born England 24/10/1887

Died 17/09/1948

Arrived – Australia 1912

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1912 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

MACHEN, Ivy May

Born NSW, Australia 09/09/1890

Died 05/07/1972

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1910 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

MAGAGNOTTI, Franciesco (Frank)

Born Italy 01/08/1886

Died Kumarl 01/02/1961

Arrived – Salmon Gums/Kumarl 1925

 

MAGAGNOTTI, Julia Inez

(daughter of Frank and Rosalia)

born Kumarl 15/03/1929

died 01/02/1961

 

MAGAGNOTTI, Rosalia nee Rogerini

Born Italy 15/03/1888

Died Esperance 09/12/1972

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1925

 

MAGAGNOTTI, Victor Harry

(son of Frank and Rosalia)

born Italy 25/09/1911

died Dowak 22/12/1953

Arrived – Salmon Gums/Kumarl 1925

 

McCREA, Christina nee Falconer

Born Melbourne, Victoria 24/10/1866

Died 29/08/1940

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1924

 

McCREA, Wallace Falconer

Born Subiaco, WA 22/06/1903

Died 07/09/1993

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1924

 

NULSEN, Constance Mary nee McCormish

Born Guildford, WA 31/03/1889

Died 29/03/1982

 

OSBORNE, Euphemia McBeth nee Parker

Born Edinburgh, Scotland 19/10/1908

Died 20/04/1979

Arrived – Australia 18/02/1913

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1926 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

OSBORNE, William John

Born Moonta, South Australia 08/09/1908

Died 22/11/1959

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1928 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

PARKER, Thomas Drummond

Born Lassodie, Fireshire, Scotland 1884

Died 26/12/1954

Arrived – Australia 1912

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1926 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

PARKER, Charlotte Annie nee Ludlam

Tom Parkers 2nd wife and Effie’s step mother

Born Yorkshire, England

Died 1968

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1926

 

PEEK, Benjamen William

Born Yatta Creek, Williamstown, SA 24/03/1867

Died 03/10/1939

Arrived – Western Australia 1896

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1924

 

PEEK, Mary Jane nee Dale

Born Greymouth, New Zealand 16/12/1918

Died 22/05/1927

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1924

 

PIERCEY, George

Born Wales 29/09/1895

Died 20/03/1959

Arrived – Australia 1914 WW1 ANZAC

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1929 WW11 RAAF

 

PIERCEY, Gladys May nee Allen

Born South Australia 13/12/1903

Died 29/12/1976

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1929

 

POZZI, Agostino

Born Mazzo, Italy 1882

Died 12/04/1950

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1927

 

POZZI, Margherita nee Fopolli

Born Mazzo, Italy 1892

Died 1943

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1927

 

ROWLEY, Mary nee Burnside

Born Northern Ireland 1907

Died 1995

Arrived – Australia/Jervis Bay 1924

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1925

 

SANDERSON, John William

Born Northumberland, England 1900

Died 1984

Arrived – Australia 1923

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1926

 

SANDERSON, Winifred nee Styles

Born London, England 1899

Died 1994

Arrived – Australia 11/06/1929

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1929

 

SASSELLA, Gioseph

Born Italy – Grossio 16/07/1883

Died 18/07/1962

Arrived – Australia 19/07/1907

Arrived – Salmon Gums 28/02/1927 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

SASSELLA, Ilde

Born Italy 10/06/1890

Died 24/10/1978

Arrived – Australia March 1911

Arrived – Salmon Gums 28/02/1927 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

SEINOR, Leo Gladstone

Born Inverell, NSW 04/10/1887

Died Perth 30/11/1975

Arrived Salmon Gums 1926

First state farm manager.

 

SEINOR, Maria Jane nee Gorst

Born Hulme, England 04/01/1883

Died Perth 06/06/1970

Arrived – Australia 1912

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1926

 

SHOLDAS, Anthony

Born Macedonia 1892

Died 14/11/1973

Arrived – Australia 1924

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1925

 

SHOLDAS, Chris

Born Salmon Gums East 30/01/1938

Died in bush Salmon Gums East 18/04/1941

LITTLE BOY LOST

Little Chris 3yrs & brother Sam 2 yrs looking for father coming from town, went in wrong direction and became lost.

Chris went into virgin bush, Sam was left on the edge of paddock where he was found. Chris was thought to be following the moon, thinking it was the light of his home.

He was lost from Saturday late noon to early Wednesday a.m. East of Salmon Gums.

Found by his father who picked him up as he was gasping his last breath.

The Mallee’s most unforgettable tragedy.

 

SHOLDAS, Dana nee Gegoff

Born Macedonia 1889

Died 1976

Arrived – Australia 1937

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1937

 

SIMS, Jessie Skinner nee Bell

Born Newburn, Scotland 01/09/1894

Died 30/05/1971

Arrived – Australia January 1923

Arrived – Salmon Gums January 1924

 

SIME, Robert

Born Flisk, Scotland 31/03/1885

Died 17/08/1964

Arrived – Australia January, 1923

Arrived – Salmon Gums January, 1924 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

SPOUGE, Lawrence Evlyn

Born Merredin, WA 09/07/1923

Died 01/04/1998

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1929

 

SPRATT, William James

Born Northern Ireland 02/11/1919

Died 28/05/1982

Arrived – Australia 1923

Arrived – Salmon Gums 1925

 

STARCEVICH, Anton

Born Yugoslavia 10/06/1888

Died 21/05/1973

Arrived – Australia 1913

Arrived – Salmon Gums December 1926

 

STARCEVICH, Frederick

Born Yugoslavia 20/05/1914

Died 02/11/1990

Arrived – Australia 01/04/1924

Arrived – Salmon Gums December 1926 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

STARCEVICH, Yela

Born Yugoslavia 18/02/1894

Died 27/01/1977

Arrived – Australia 01/04/1924

Arrived – Salmon Gums December 1926

 

SWANN, Barbara Lucy nee Evans

Born Norseman, WA. 30/10/1928

Died 30/01/1954

Arrived – Salmon Gums/Circle Valley 1928 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

SWANN, Barrat Kealley (Barry)

Born Coolup, WA 20/02/1915

Died 18/06/1983

Arrived – Salmon Gums/East Dowak 1928

A.I.F. WW11 1939 – 1945

 

SWANN, Grace Newell nee Spratt

Born Bruce Rock, WA. 26/05/1926

Died 03/01/1961

Arrived – Salmon Gums East 1925

 

SWANN, Henrietta Mary nee Hyne

Born Angaston, SA. 04/12/1877

Died 03/07/1957

Arrived – Western Australia 1903-1906

Arrived – Salmon Gums/East Dowak 1929 (buried @ Esperance Cemetery)

 

 

 

One plaque with 5 names

 

SALMON GUMS CEMETERY

In Memory of

ARMANASCO, Antonio

Died 14/09/1928 aged 53 years

 

BUDISELIC, Mathew

Died 10/12/1928 aged 62 years

 

CUNNINGHAM, Margaret Ann

Died 21/01/1932 aged 11 months.

 

HENSHAW, Richard Edward

Died 30/07/1930 premature

 

SCOTT, Henry Muir

Died 31/05/1927 aged 55 years

 

 

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