Search billions of records on Ancestry.com
   

Don Thurshather DeSilva PALMER
28 February 1863 - 4th July 1873



        Don Thursahather, 8th child and 7th son of Emmanuel & Susannah PALMER, was born either in 
        Hilgay or Methwold on 28 February 1863.

        Bit of a mystery over the spelling of this one!
        "Don Twisathr" as it seems to be in Mary Teed's bible, or "Don Thursalht" in the GRO Indexes;
        or "Don Thurshather" as on his death certificate; or "Donathon Thursalht" as in other family 
        records - or even "Don Turshathr" as on Susannah's sampler - see below.

        Don Thursalht drowned in the River Wissey at the age of 10 years - an inquest was held in 
        Methwold on 5 July 1873.  Susannah's memorial sampler to her young son.

        So far, have been unable to trace a record of his burial.

        On the 1891 Census, it looks like Lapauldro named one of his sons after Don Thursalht.

        Don Thurshather's siblings:

              Marear
              Emmnauel
              Louis Henry
              Lapauldro
              Francisco
              Ryfealyer
              Younather
              Delfina Honor

        Emmanuel & Susannah
        Burwell-born PALMERs in Lancashire
        Wisbech PALMERs
        PALMER Home Page
        Site Home Page & Index
        Contact Details - if you think you have any information that will help me with my research and these webpages. 

And please, don't forget to sign my Guest Book before you leave!
This page created 17 January 2002 & amended/updated 15:29 03/11/2013