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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry

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Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Title
Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kailang Dorante (nee Ware); from St Paul's, Moa Island; her language was Kala Lagau Ya [Kala Lagaw Ya]; tribal name Wagadagam; daughter of Cook Ware from Mau Island and Magina Marou, from Mer Island; married Bertram (Bertie) Francis Dorante, grandson of 'Manilaman', Santiago Durante and Wasada, a Meriam Mer woman; mother of Margaret, Bruce, Nancy, Johanna, Antonio, Karen and Regina; when her daughter, Regina, was born in 1971 she and her family were living in Weipa where her husband was working for Comalco; in 1980 her husband got work on the boats taking cargo out to the outer islands and she and her family moved back to the Torres Strait; involved with the Mura Kosker Sorority in the Torres Strait; big cousin to Josephine David-Petero
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Dorante, Kailang
Label
Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
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Note
The ABI is a name index to published materials in the AIATSIS Library. Some records refer to deceased people or use words which reflect the attitude of the time or the author and may be offensive
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058835164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Note
The ABI is a name index to published materials in the AIATSIS Library. Some records refer to deceased people or use words which reflect the attitude of the time or the author and may be offensive
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058835164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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