Palmer Family History
John is recorded as being Thomas Palmer's father on his marriage certificate
and the births recorded in the Old Parish Registers show that his wife's name was Elizabeth.
Marriages in the OPR's suggest that Elizabeth's maiden name may have been Yeoward
and that John and Elizabeth may have married on 31st December 1819 in Workington.
Thomas was born about 13th September 1826 in Wigton Parish, Cumberland.
Thomas married Mary Robinson
(born about 1824 in Cumwhinton, Cumberland)
marriage date 17th August 1850 at Wetheral, Cumberland
Thomas died on 21st March 1876 at the age of 49
place of death - Crofton Cottage, Thursby, Wigton, Cumberland
place of burial - St Andrew's Parish Church, Thursby
John was born at Crofton Cottage, Thursby, Wigton, Cumberland about 1856
Margaret Dalton (born Wetheral about 1856)
marriage date - 1st quarter of 1879
Thomas was born at Thursby, Cumberland, about 1884
Thomas married Margaret Lapping (born Cumberland about 1893)
marriage date 13th December 1913 at Carlisle Registry Office
Thomas and Margaret lived their entire married life in Muirkirk.
Thomas died in Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland 3 May 1949.
Railway Engine Driver.
Thomas (Tommy) PALMER - m. Marion Gray
Born 1921 Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland
Died 1982 Muirkirk.
Marion (Mari) Margaret Palmer
Born 1950 Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland
Alexander Dixon at Muirkirk Parish Church on 10th July 1973
Thomas Palmer (1884-1949)
Engine Driver at Muirkirk
Thomas Palmer (1921-1982)
born Muirkirk 1921
Thomas Palmer and Marion Gray