William James Nancarrow was born on 26th March, 1918 in Subiaco, at Nurse Lloyd’s Private Hospital in Coolgardie Street. He had several nicknames, including Blue, Bluey, Bill, and finally, Nono. We will refer to him today as Blue, his most popular name.
[Photo – Nana and Pop Nancarrow – dressed to a family wedding.]
Blue was the firstborn son of William George (Pop) Nancarrow and Ivy Sibyl (Ridley)
Although they lived and married in Mullewa, Ivy (long known as Nana Nancarrow) came to Perth for Bluey’s birth. [Read more…] about William James Nancarrow – Blue’s Extraordinary Life