Emma Chamberlain

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Emma Chamberlain
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Headstone Information
Date of Birth 1885
Age at Death 88 Years
Additional Names John Thomas Chamberlain
Transcription In Loving Memory of John Thomas devoted husband of Emma Chamberlain fond father of Mabel, Harold, Albert and Beavis. Died 9 November 1943. Aged 58 years. "God's Greatest Gift, Remembrance". Also his beloved wife Emma. Died 19 July 1973. Aged 88 years.

Early Life

Emma Chamberlain (nee Hickson) was born in 1885 in Oldham, Lancashire. She was the daughter of Ellen Tomlinson (formerly Hickson) and stepdaughter of Walter Tomlinson.


Emma married John Thomas Chamberlain in 1912 and the marriage was registered at Canning. Sarah was married as Emma Hickson Tomlinson. They had four children; Mabel, Harold, Albert and Beavis.


Emma arrived in Fremantle on the 18 May 1911 on board the ship "Pakeha" with her family and future husband John Thomas Chamberlain.

Electoral Rolls

According to the electoral roll in 1916 and 1943 Emma lived at Railway Avenue, Armadale, the house was called "Ranby".


Emma died at the age of 85 years on 19 July 1973.