EADES, Roger & Miriam

Born 6 February 1919

Origin Farcet, England, UK
Accompanying Family Wife: Miriam, Children: Joan, Peter & Patricia
First settled in Narrikup, WA
Original Occupation Farmer
Occupation in Australia Teacher & Farmer


Departure Port Southampton
Arrival Year 1955


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The Eades family developed a farm at Narrikup out of virgin bush from 1955 to 1974. While farming, Roger and Miriam both taught at Mount Barker Primary School. Miriam later founded the first kindergarten in Mount Barker. Daughters Joan and Patricia also became teachers. Son Peter worked on the land.


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