Palmer, Laura Amanda

Birth Name Palmer, Laura Amanda
Gender female
Age at Death 57 years, 9 months, 27 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth March 5, 1885 French River, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death 1943 Michigan, United States    

Families

    Family of Campbell, Allan Alexander and Palmer, Laura Amanda
Unmarried Partner Campbell, Allan Alexander ( * February 25, 1881 + July 25, 1957 )
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Palmer, Beatrice LouiseNovember 17, 19081946
    Family of Bowness, Colledge Pope and Palmer, Laura Amanda
Married Husband Bowness, Colledge Pope ( * + ... )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1922 Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island    

Narrative

Laura was the daughter of Joseph Palmer and Jane Delaney of French River.

Laura Palmer sued Allan Campbell for support of her two daughters. She stated that he had promised to marry her. The Judge found for the plantiff.

Media Type Textual item
Item Number RG6.1/5/ss2/2927
Host Collection Supreme Court fonds, Series 5: Case files, Subseries 2: Case files 1900-1929
Caption Laura Palmer vs Allan Campbell
Date (original) 1910
Plaintiff Laura Palmer
Defendant Allan Campbell

In 1911, Laura was living with her two daughters, Beatrice and Miriam. Beatrice later went to live with her grandfather, William Campbell.

Laura later married a widower with children, and moved with him to the States.

Addie Best also sued Campbell in 1915, for not paying for the care of the girls, according to an agreement he had signed.

Media Type Textual item
Item Number RG6.1/5/ss2/4065
Host Collection Supreme Court fonds, Series 5: Case files, Subseries 2: Case files 1900-1929
Caption Addie Best vs Allan Campbell
Date (original) 1915
Plaintiff Addie Best
Defendant Allan Campbell

Pedigree

    1. Palmer, Laura Amanda
      1. Campbell, Allan Alexander
        1. Palmer, Beatrice Louise
      2. Bowness, Colledge Pope