Dorothy May Perks

Brief Life History of Dorothy May

When Dorothy May Perks was born in 1915, in Busselton, Western Australia, Australia, her father, John Perks, was 37 and her mother, Vera Lily Savage, was 23. She married George Thomas Ridley Drake-Brockman in 1933, in Perth, Western Australia, Australia. She died on 18 August 1986, in Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia, at the age of 71, and was buried in Karrakatta Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia, Australia.

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George Thomas Ridley Drake-Brockman
Dorothy May Perks
Marriage: 1933

Sources (2)

  • Dorothy May Drake-Brockman, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Dorothy May Drake-Brockman, "Find a Grave Index"

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World Events (8)


Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.


Battle on the Somme. Australian forces capture Mont St. Quentin.


Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): variant of Parks or Parkhouse .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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