Padman, Vernon Ragless (AA 245)

Vernon Ragless Padman

Born: 31 July 1891

Vernon Ragless Padman was born to Samuel Waterhouse Padman and Annie Elizabeth Jane Padman (nee Ragless)who migrated to Middleton in 1889. Soon after, Samuel became the storekeeper at the local General Store and was also the local preacher and Sunday school superintendant.

In 1974, Vernon Padman published Reminiscences and History of Port Elliott and Middleton.

The South Australian Museum Archives contains photographs which were donated by Harold L Sheard (AA 290) in May 1955.