The History of the Family of Drury

William and Ann Maria

William PalmerAge: 65 years18661932

Name
William Palmer
Given names
William
Surname
Palmer
Birth July 17, 1866 37 29
Birth of a brotherGeorge Palmer
about 1868 (Age 17 months)
Birth of a sisterEliza Palmer
between October 1869 and December 1869 (Age 3 years)
Census April 2, 1871 (Age 4 years)
Address: Legge Lane
Birth of a sisterSarah J Palmer
about 1873 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterBetsey Palmer
between July 1882 and September 1882 (Age 15 years)
MarriageAnn Maria KelseyView this family
June 2, 1888 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#1
William Henry Palmer
August 8, 1888 (Age 22 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Palmer
between July 1889 and September 1889 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth Hannah Palmer
about 1891 (Age 24 years)
Census April 5, 1891 (Age 24 years)
Address: Foundry St
Death of a daughterElizabeth Hannah Palmer
1892 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a son
#3
George Palmer
February 19, 1893 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Joseph Palmer
March 12, 1895 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Lilian Palmer
September 19, 1900 (Age 34 years)
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 34 years)
Address: 27 Oxford Road
Adoption of a daughterLilian Palmer
after March 1901 (Age 34 years)

Adoption: Adopted by both parents
Death of a motherRhoda Howell
between April 1905 and June 1905 (Age 38 years)
Census April 2, 1911 (Age 44 years)
Address: 97 Lodge Lane
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry PalmerMary SteadView this family
September 18, 1915 (Age 49 years)
Address: St John
Note: William was an iron worker from 97 Lodge lane. Mary was a weaver from 35 Lodge lane. Witnesses were George Palmer and Irene Stead
Marriage of a childJoseph PalmerSarah Jane KinderView this family
between January 1916 and March 1916 (Age 49 years)
Death of a wifeAnn Maria Kelsey
between January 1919 and March 1919 (Age 52 years)
Death March 19, 1932 (Age 65 years)
Address: 97 Lodge Lane
Probate April 15, 1932 (27 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
George Palmer
Baptism: June 21, 1829Barton under Needwood, Staffordshire, England
Death: between July 1889 and September 1889Sedgley, Staffordshire, England
mother
Marriage: October 2, 1865Rowley Regis, Staffordshire, England
9 months
himself
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Eliza Palmer
Birth: between October 1869 and December 1869 40 32Sedgley, Staffordshire, England
Death:
4 years
younger sister
10 years
younger sister
Betsey Palmer
Birth: between July 1882 and September 1882 53 45Coseley, Staffordshire, England
Death:
Mother’s family with Edward Reynolds - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: between January 1857 and March 1857Dudley, Worcestershire, England
15 months
half-brother
Thomas Reynolds
Birth: between January 1858 and March 1858 21Dudley, Worcestershire, England
Death:
18 months
half-brother
18 months
half-sister
Jane Reynolds
Birth: between July 1860 and September 1860 23Dudley, Worcestershire, England
Death:
Family with Ann Maria Kelsey - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 2, 1888Dudley, Worcestershire, England
2 months
son
William with 2nd wife ClaraWilliam Henry Palmer
Birth: August 8, 1888 22 18Bilston, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
Death: December 25, 1944Macclesfield, Cheshire, England
3 years
daughter
2 years
son
On rightGeorge Palmer
Birth: February 19, 1893 26 23Bilston, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
Death: May 14, 1962Stalybridge, Cheshire, England
2 years
son
In uniformJoseph Palmer
Birth: March 12, 1895 28 25Bilston, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
Death: between January 1965 and March 1965Hyde, Cheshire, England
6 years
daughter
Maria with adopted daughter LilyLilian Palmer
Birth: September 19, 1900Chorlton, Cheshire, England
Death: between April 1976 and June 1976Dukinfield, Cheshire, England

  1. Generation 1
    1. William Palmer

      William Palmer, son of George Palmer and Rhoda Howell, was born on July 17, 1866 in Oldbury, Worcestershire, England and died on March 19, 1932 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England at the age of 65. He married Ann Maria Kelsey, daughter of Henry Kelsey and Mary Ann Clark, on June 2, 1888 in Dudley, Worcestershire, England. She was born about 1870 in Bilston, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England and died between January 1919 and March 1919 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England.

      Children of William Palmer and Ann Maria Kelsey:

      1. William Henry Palmer (18881944)
      2. Elizabeth Hannah Palmer (18911892)
      3. George Palmer (18931962)
      4. Joseph Palmer (18951965)
      5. Lilian Palmer adopted child (19001976)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. William Henry Palmer

      William Henry Palmer, son of William Palmer and Ann Maria Kelsey, was born on August 8, 1888 in Bilston, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England and died on December 25, 1944 in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England at the age of 56. He married 2 times. The first time he married Mary Stead, daughter of Edward Stead and Sarah Axon, on September 18, 1915 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England. She was born on July 10, 1888 in Southport, Lancashire, England and died between October 1928 and December 1928 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England. The second time he married Clara Pearson, daughter of James Pearson and Harriet Heaford.

      William Henry Palmer and Clara Pearson had 1 child.

    2. Elizabeth Hannah Palmer, daughter of William Palmer and Ann Maria Kelsey, was born about 1891 in Sedgley, Staffordshire, England and died in 1892.

    3. George Palmer

      George Palmer, son of William Palmer and Ann Maria Kelsey, was born on February 19, 1893 in Bilston, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England and died on May 14, 1962 in Stalybridge, Cheshire, England at the age of 69. He married Elsie Gilbert, daughter of John Gilbert and Elizabeth Lowe.

      George Palmer and Elsie Gilbert had 2 children.

    4. Joseph Palmer

      Joseph Palmer, son of William Palmer and Ann Maria Kelsey, was born on March 12, 1895 in Bilston, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England and died between January 1965 and March 1965 in Hyde, Cheshire, England. He married 2 times. The first time he married Sarah Jane Kinder between January 1916 and March 1916 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England. She was born on May 18, 1894 and died between January 1940 and March 1940 in Hyde, Cheshire, England. The second time he married Elsie Reynolds between October 1941 and December 1941 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England. She was born on November 1, 1904.

    5. Lilian Palmer

      Lilian Palmer, daughter of John James Marsden and Emma Jane Hole, was born on September 19, 1900 in Chorlton, Cheshire, England and died between April 1976 and June 1976 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    The details of this generation are private.
Census

1871 England - Census transcript - George Palmer - Household Piece: 3006, Folio: 93, Page: 1 Legge Lane, Sedgley, Dudley, Staffordshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
George Palmer head Mar 41 Coal miner Sedgley, Staffordshire
Rhoda Palmer wife Mar 34 Sedgley, Staffordshire
Thomas Palmer son 13 Sedgley, Staffordshire
William Palmer son 4 Sedgley, Staffordshire
George Palmer son 3 Sedgley, Staffordshire
Eliza Palmer daughter 1 Sedgley, Staffordshire
Census

1891 England - Census transcript - William Palmer - Household Foundry St, Sedgley, Staffordshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Empl Empd OAC Birthplace Infirm
William Palmer head Mar 24 Iron worker Oldbury, Worcestershire, England
Maria Palmer wife Mar 21 Sedgley, Staffordshire, England
William Henry Palmer son Unm 2 Sedgley, Staffordshire, England
Elizabeth Palmer daughter Unm 0 Sedgley, Staffordshire, England
Census

1901 England - Census transcript - William Palmer - Household 27 Oxford Rd, Dukinfield, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Emp Home Birthplace Infirm
William Palmer head Mar 33 Iron worker Worcestershire, England
Maria Palmer wife Mar 32 Bilston, Staffordshire, England
William Henry Palmer son Unm 12 Half timer (nail works) Bilston, Staffordshire, England
George Palmer son Unm 8 Bilston, Staffordshire, England
Joseph Palmer son Unm 6 Bilston, Staffordshire, England
Census

1911 England - Census transcript - William Palmer - Household 97 Lodge Lane, Dukinfield, Cheshire, England

Name Relation AgeM AgeF Condition YrM ChA ChL ChD Occupation Ind Emp Home Birthplace Nat Infirm
William Palmer head 44 Mar Ironworker furnaceman Worker Worcestershire British
Maria Palmer wife 43 Mar 23 4 4 0 At home Wolverhampton British
William Henry Palmer son 22 Unm Ironworker Worker Wolverhampton British
George Palmer son 18 Unm Spinner Worker Wolverhampton British
Joseph Palmer son 16 Unm Spinner Worker Wolverhampton British
Lily Palmer daughter 10 Wolverhampton British
Mary Ann Kelsey Grandmother 63 Wid Wolverhampton British

5 Rooms

Probate

Probate of William Palmer

Administration granted to William Henry Palmer labourer. Effects £231 8s 8d

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