Anna Palmer

about 1815–31 August 1890 (Age 75)
North Salem Town, Westchester, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Anna

When Anna Palmer was born about 1815, in North Salem Town, Westchester, New York, United States, her father, Samuel H. Palmer, was 35 and her mother, Hannah Stanton, was 32. She married Charles Bloomer about 1843, in North Salem Town, Westchester, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 31 August 1890, in North Salem Town, Westchester, New York, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Peach Lake, Southeast, Putnam, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Bloomer
1802–1875
Anna Palmer
1815–1890
Marriage: about 1843
Frances A. Bloomer
1844–1913

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1843North Salem Town, Westchester, New York, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 4
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 12
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 21
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 54798;2007: 113840; 2010: 156601)English: nickname from Middle English palmer(e) ‘palmer, pilgrim to the Holy Land’ (Anglo-Norman French palmer, Old French pa(l)mer, paum(i)er), so called from the palm branch carried by such pilgrims. The term was also used to denote an itinerant monk who traveled from shrine to shrine under a vow of poverty. This surname is also common in Ireland, where it has been recorded from the 13th century onward.Irish: when not of English origin (see 1 above), a surname adopted for Gaelic Ó Maolfhoghmhair (see Milford ), the name of an ecclesiastical family.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Milford
    Palmiere
    Parmer
    Palmore

    Sources (3)

    • Ann Bloomer in household of Charles Bloomer, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Ann Bloomer in household of Chas Bloomer, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Ann Palmer Bloomer, "Find A Grave Index"

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