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    The family of Elizabeth Matilda McKenna, born 1851 in Perth, Western Australia

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    created by: Jeannine.Werrett on 2015-02-18 15:41:59.0
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  1. MOONDYNE JOE" RECALLED. By Draft of John McKenna FORMER CHIEF INSPECTOR
    Mirror (Perth, WA : 1921 - 1956) Saturday 19 August 1933 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The capture to "Moondyne Joe," the notorious bushranger, was only one of the memorable incidents in the adventurous 463 words
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    John McKenna's history with the W.A Police Force and the capture of 'Moondyne Joe'

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  2. A NOTABLE CAREER. RISEN FROM THE RANKS. Police Officer's Experiences.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 28 May 1932 p 19 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Taking one consideration with another, A policeman's life is not a happy one. Our late Chief Inspector of Police (Mr. John McKenna), who is on the ve ... 2155 words
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    Newspaper article about John McKenna's (Elizabeth's brother) life including a photo of his maternal grandfather Serjeant Stanton who fought at the Battle of Waterloo

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  3. The Social Whirl and Personal Pars On Prominent People
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 9 April 1933 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: AFTER spending the summer months in town. Mr. and Mrs. Ern. Halliday have returned to their home in 2772 words
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    1933 Large photograph of John McKenna (Police Inspector) and his wife on the occasion of their Diamond wedding anniversary

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  4. Family Notices
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 4 June 1911 p 1 Family Notices
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    1911 - Funeral notice for Catherine Bridget McKenna (nee Stanton)

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  5. PERSONAL.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 14 October 1902 p 5 Article
    Abstract: In the Karridale Hall last Saturday evening, Mr. M. C. Davies, at the request of Sir Arthur Lawley, presented John Delfs, L. C. Peterson, Carl 281 words
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    1902 - 70th Birthday notice for Catherine McKenna (nee Stanton) with some family history mentioned

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  6. BUNBURY BULLETS DOINGS IN THE SOUTH-WEST Public and Private Affairs (From Our Special Correspondent)
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 23 June 1929 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Cold wet and wintry conditions robbed us of the ability or the desire to do anything interesting in the past week, but the Matrons of Roelands 851 words
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    1929 - A newspaper article stating John Stanton was officially the first white man to step onto Western Australian soil

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  7. BIG CAREER ENDED Death of Mr. John McKenna EX-CHIEF INSPECTOR OF POLICE
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Wednesday 16 August 1933 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The death of the late Mr. John Mc-Kenna, formerly Chief Inspector of Police, which occurred at his home in Vincent-street, Mt. Lawley, early this 678 words
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    1933- Death of John McKenna

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  8. PEEPS at PEOPLE Sir Charles Nathan is now M.L.C.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 19 January 1930 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: They are calling him "Backbone" Bavin. Sir George Pearce was 60 last week. He doesn't look quite six decades, and 2208 words
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    1930 - the convalesance of John McKenna

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  9. PERSONAL PATTER
    Mirror (Perth, WA : 1921 - 1956) Saturday 30 September 1933 p 12 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Mrs. H. Hornby, of Merredin, has been visiting Perth. The late Inspector of Police John McKenna, left estate to the value of 791 words
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    1933 The estate of John McKenna

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  10. A PITCHED BATTLE WITH DESPERADOES NEAR BEVERLEY Police Posse Fights it out With Murderers of Sgt. Hackett | A Sensational Episode of the Past Recalled by Veteran Dale Personality Now in Perth
    Mirror (Perth, WA : 1921 - 1956) Saturday 22 February 1936 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: IN a State like ours with a romantic past it is not surprising that we have a number of great old men so far unhonored and unsung, who first helped b ... 1263 words
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    The story of John McKenna and the police force fight with the murderers of Sgt Hackett at Beverley.

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  11. CANCER RESEARCH.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 13 March 1924 p 26 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: At a sitting of the Society of Therareutics, in Paris, something like a sensation was caused when Dr. Name. of Tunic, brought forward a woman patient 465 words
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    1924 - Lovely photograph of John McKenna in his police uniform

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  12. From a window in Perth
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Friday 18 August 1933 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The sun rose today at 6.51 a.m. and will set at 5.50 p.m. The moon rose today at 4.56 a.m. and set at 2.59 p.m. 930 words
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    1933 - an old friend reminisces about the McKenna family whose home stood in the spot now occupied by the Grand Theatre in Murray St

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  13. The WORLD of WOMEN
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 22 March 1936 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: BEFORE Mrs. Robert Stevens left for Darwin she was the guest of honor at a party given by Mrs. M. Marie, of 5091 words
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    1936 - Joan McKenna (descendant of John Stanton and John McKenna) admitted to the Bar of the Supreme Court

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  14. KATANNING — Capital of the Lower Great Southern THE BLUEWOOL COUNTRY FARMING LANDS OF KATANNING. Assured Rainfall and Fertile Soil.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 4 November 1937 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: PERHAPS some day there will be erected a monument to the State's early shepherds, those intrepid yet nameless men, ever pushing onward in search of f ... 2889 words
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    Page 19. John McKenna appointed first Trooper in the Katanning district

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  15. PEEPS at PEOPLE
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 29 June 1924 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Perth's first beer was known as "Jimmy Stokes," the name of ils brewer. Three parsons who recently vacated' 2218 words
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    Mentions John McKenna's grandfather fought at the Battle of Waterloo

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  16. Family Notices
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 5 June 1911 p 8 Family Notices
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    1911 - Report on the funeral of Mrs Catherine Elizabeth McKenna

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