Henry Palmer

Name: Henry E Palmer

Date of Birth: Abt 1856

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Age at Burial: 57 years

Date of Death: 28 August 1913 – BDM-WA Registration Number: 6600128

Death Location: Capel

Date of Burial: 29 August 1913

Denomination: Unconsecrated Ground – Unknown Grave


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Occupation: Painter/Pedler

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Their Story

Little is known about Henry E Palmer, only what was sadly reported in newspapers after his death on the 28 August 1913.  A friend Mr Charles Balchin did put a notice in the local papers, in a apparent effort to notify friends or family. If you have any information that can assist with Henry Palmer’s story, please contact us via our “Contact Us” section at the bottom of the main page.

Trove Newspaper Article – The South Western News – 29 August 1913 – Suicide at Capel


Trove Newspaper Article – The Beverley Times – 06 September 1913 – Suicide at Capel Verdict

 Trove Newspaper Article – The West Australian – 5 Sept 1913 – Death Notice

PALMER- On August 28, at Capel, suddenly, H. E Palmer, (Pedler) (Goldfields Papers Please Copy) 

– Inserted by his sorrowing friend Charles Balchin.

Trove Newspaper Article – The Kalgoorlie Miner – 11 November 1913 – Intestate Estates

Henry Palmer – three pounds



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