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Alice Maud PALMER


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The birth registration has an entry under' Palmer' no christian name - year 1859 - District Taunton.

I can't find it in FreeBMD.

RG11 Piece 96 Folio 68 Page 14
Civil Parish: St George Hanover Square
County: Middlesex
Registration District: St George Hanover Square
Address: 41 Berkeley Sq
Frank Pulsford servant M 19 Lyme Regis, Dorset
Sarah Richardson servant F 41 Scotland
Alice M Palmer servant F 22 Housemaid Taunton, Somerset
Harriett C Shea servant F 25 Westminster, Middlesex

Father is James - His occupation is not listed on Alice's marriage certificate in 1885. He is not listed as deceased. Mother not listed. No death found yet for Alice. Don't know if this is the right one or not:

Name: Alice Palmer
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1871
Gender: Female
Age: 12
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Birthplace: Taunton, Somerset
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Marylebone
Sub-District: Christchurch
Parish: Marylebone
County: London, Middlesex
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Anne Palmer Self F 54 Taunton, Somerset
Edwd Palmer Son M 22 Taunton, Somerset
Alice Palmer Daughter F 12 Taunton, Somerset

I can't find an Alice born Taunton around 1859 in 1861.

I can't find an Alice Maud Palmer but there is an Alice Sarah Palmer born 1859 in Taunton

March 1859 Taunton vol 5c p463



Cannon Street, Taunton

James Palmer 45 Head Painter & Innkeeper Taunton
Ann Palmer 44 wife Taunton
Henrietta Palmer 17 dau App to Milliner Taunton
James Palmer 15 son App to Coach Smith Taunton
Edward Palmer 12 son Scholar Taunton
Herbert Palmer 9 son Scholar Taunton
Rhoda Palmer 4 dau Scholar Taunto0n
Alice Palmer 2 dau Taunton

Could this be th family?

Hello Emeltee,

Thank you.

I would say that is the family in 1861 and 1871 for Alice Sarah. And same family here:

RG11 Piece 62 Folio 113 Page 14
Civil Parish: Hammersmith
County: Middlesex
Registration District: Fulham
Address: 36 Ellerslie Rd
Ann Palmer Head Widow F 65 Tailoress Taunton, Somerset
Edward Palmer Son Single M 32 Whitesmith Taunton, Somerset

The little bits I have indicate middle name is Maud.

Joseph Lear Widower Kingswood Hill Gloucester England Inspector of ? 60 Goulburn Aaron Lear Ann Hodges Storekeeper
Alice Maud Palmer Spinster Taunton Somersetshire England - 32 Goulburn James Palmer - -
married in the usual place of Worship Tirranna nr. Goulburn
December 19th 1885 By me Alfred T. Puddicombe
Both signed
Witnesses: Samuel Manse ?, Emily Jerviss ?

The Sydney Morning Herald - Friday 4 July 1890 p.1
PUBLIC NOTICE.-I will not be responsible for any Debts contracted by my wife, ALICE MAUD LEWTON LEAR after this date, July 3, 1890.
JOSEPH LEWTON LEAR, late of Leichhardt.

No remarriage or death found for Alice so far. I've tried Palmer and Lewton and Lear and Luton.