Roy Fernley Palmer1

#11285, (16 March 1911-15 August 1970)
Father*Arthur Palmer1 b. 9 Apr 1874, d. 19 Sep 1935
Mother*Laura Elizabeth Tennant1 b. 27 Jul 1882, d. 7 Oct 1973
ChartsThe Palmers from Lincolnshire.
The Woodwards of Lincolnshire
Birth*16 MAR 1911 Roy Fernley Palmer was born on 16 MAR 1911 at Scarbo, McDowell, West Virginia, USAG.2 
(Witness) Residence1 APR 1920 He lived with Arthur Palmer and Laura Elizabeth Tennant at Caples, McDowell, West Virginia, USAG, together with John Henry Palmer, Amelia Mildred Palmer, George Arthur Palmer and June C Palmer.3 
(Witness) Residence9 APR 1930 Roy Fernley Palmer lived with Arthur Palmer at Exter Road, Browns Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USAG, together with George Arthur Palmer, Ada Rae Palmer and Alice Lake Palmer.4 
Marriage*3 MAR 1937 Roy Fernley Palmer married Mary Virginia Slaven on 3 MAR 1937 at Tazewell, Tazewell, Virginia, USAG.5 
Employment*5 APR 1940 Roy Fernley Palmer was employed as Coal miner.6 
Residence*5 APR 1940 He and Mary Virginia Slaven lived at Pike, Kentucky, USAG.6 
Death*15 AUG 1970 Roy Fernley Palmer died on 15 AUG 1970 at Greenbrier, West Virginia, USAG, aged 59.1 
Last Edited20 Jul 2020


  1. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, Palmer Tree, Ancestry, no references.
  2. [S59] USPRI, US WW2 Draft Registration Cards, Roy Fernley Palmer, birth date & place.
  3. [S41] US census, 1920.
  4. [S42] US census, 1930.
  5. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, marriage; Virginia Palmer, 30, divorced, father Otis Slaven, mother Grace Rice, & Roy Palmer, 26, father Arthur Palmer, mother Laura Tennet, Tazewell, VA, no 5 6069.
  6. [S98] US Census 1940.
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