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Rooney, Jean (1911 - 2010)

Born
1911
Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
Died
8 May 2010
Occupation
Teacher

Summary

Jean Rooney, whose father was a teacher, lived in Mt Gambier, Adelaide and Port Lincoln. Rooney attended Adelaide teachers' Training College and worked in Unley and Nailsworth for four years. She married Cliff Rooney, a high school teacher, in 1935 and had two daughters.

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.catalog.slsa.sa.gov.au:1083/search/dRooney%2C+Jean%2C+1911-/drooney+jean+1911/-5,-1,0,B/frameset&FF=drooney+jean+1911&1,1, accessed 2004-04-22.

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Archival resources

State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana

  • Interview with Jean Rooney [sound recording] Interviewer: Lois Mander-Jones, 20 June 2002, SRG 438/29/65; Rooney, Jean (1911 - 2010); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details

Anne Heywood and Robin Secomb

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