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Alice Maud PALMER


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CofE Marriage in NSW
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 ?

I don't know how accurate the age 32 is. Don't know why no mother is listed. I've seen the image but don't have a copy.

There seems to be no birth reg that fits 1850 - 1859. Only this one

Births Sep 1852 Palmer Alice Frome 5c 533 mmn ASHMAN

Several PALMER & ASHMAN marriages before 1859.

No death found yet after 3 Jul 1890 in NSW.

Looking for a possible Alice in 1871 and 1861.


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
PULSFORD Frank Servant 19 Lyme Regis, Dorset
RICHARDSON Sarah Servant 41 Scotland
PALMER Alice M Servant 22 ? Housemaid Taunton Somerset
SHEA Harriett C Servant 25 Westminster Middlesex

I've not seen the image.
This one is ruled out as father looks to be Frederick.

Births Dec Qtr 1861
Palmer Alice Bedminster 5c 717 mmn STALLARD

This one is ruled out as father looks to be John.

Births Jun Qtr 1854
PALMER Alice Bristol 6a 37 mmn BANFIELD
The Sydney Morning Herald - Fri 4 Jul 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 death found for Alice.
Alice Palmer
Event Place Marylebone, London, Middlesex
Enumeration District 20
Occupation Scholar
Affiliate Image Identifier GBC/1871/0179/0073
Anne Palmer Head F 54 Taunton, Somerset
Edwd Palmer Son M 22 Taunton, Somerset
Alice Palmer Daughter F 12 Taunton, Somerset

Again there is no reg that fits for Taunton.

Births Mar Qtr 1850
Palmer Edward Bath 11 45 mmn HANCOCK

Births Mar Qtr 1849
PALMER Edward Axbridge 10 341 mmn CASTLE

Births Jun Qtr 1848
Palmer Edward Clifton 11 307 mmn PARISH

I can't find any of them in 1861.
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1861 Registration district: Taunton
Sub-registration district: Taunton St James
ED, institution, or vessel: 2f
Page Number:18

James Palmer 45 painter to ? inn keeper
Ann Palmer 44
Henriella Palmer 17
James Palmer 15
Edwd Palmer 12
Herbert Palmer 9
Rhoda Palmer 4
Alice Palmer 2
all born Taunton

Alice Sarah Palmer 1859Q1 Taunton vol 05C P463
All the above children were also reg. Taunton with m.m.s. Bess (sometimes name spelt Palmar)

James Palmer m. Ann Bess Taunton Sept 14 1839. No father given for either of them as vicar was not recording any fathers for anyone at that time

Alice's age well out but can't find anything else with father James & born Taunton

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1871 Registration district:Marylebone
Sub-registration district:Christchurch
ED, institution, or vessel:20
Household schedule number:377
Page Number:64

Anne Palmer 54 Widow
Edwd Palmer 22 Smith (was scholar in 1861 but his older brother James was apprentice to a coach smith)
Alice Palmer 12
all born Taunton

Thanks Elaine.

A birth reg for an Alice Sarah and an Alice M in 1881 who seems to fit. Alice Maud in the NSW marriage and newspaper notice. Just Alice on Joseph's death cert. as his 2nd wife.

Assisted to Queensland.
PALMER Alice 25 'Duke of Sutherland' 9 Oct 1884 IMM/119 230 Z1961 M1700

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