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RE: war guest in Calgary

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  • Jo_an Utson
    From the 1952 City directory I see the Palmer house address was 636 Elbow Drive, which is on the corner of Garden Crescent. ...
    Message 1 of 4 , Jan 10, 2003
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      From the 1952 City directory I see the Palmer house address was 636 Elbow
      Drive, which is on the corner of Garden Crescent.



      >From: "Xenia Stanford" <president@...>
      >Reply-To: dist-gen@..., "Xenia Stanford" <president@...>
      >To: <dist-gen@...>, "E.Rodier" <cerear@...>
      >CC: <jm@...>
      >Subject: RE: war guest in Calgary
      >Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2003 12:57:27 -0700
      >
      >In addition to the information offered by Elisabeth, Jessica may wish to
      >search for John E. Palmer at http://www.glenbow.org/lasearch/photo.htm
      >where
      >there is a picture showing him and many others at a medical convention in
      >1919.
      >
      >There are also photos of a John Ender Palmer (Jock or John E.) but if the
      >search for John E. Palmer only produced the one photo above.
      >
      >Nothing in the Archives themselves about him - just the photo in the Photo
      >Archives.
      >
      >Xenia Stanford (president@...)
      >A.G.E. Ancestree Genealogical Enterprises
      >Column: "Nos Racines Francaise" http://globalgazette.net/
      >Local book and magazine sales: http://www.knowmap.com/age/
      >Celtic Stone Art: http://www/celticstoneart.com
      >Phone: (403) 295-3490; Fax: (403) 274-0564
      >
      >
      >
      >-----Original Message-----
      >From: owner-dist-gen@... [mailto:owner-dist-gen@...]On
      >Behalf Of E.Rodier
      >Sent: January 10, 2003 11:35 AM
      >To: dist-gen@...
      >Cc: jm@...
      >Subject: Re: war guest in Calgary
      >
      >
      > Palmer, Margery Clarke 1889-1977 "Mother" footstone Palmer, Margery
      >Clarke burial:31081977 M;02;058 1889-1977 Calgary - Burnsland 1993/ 1996
      >
      >
      > Palmer, John Ernest 1882-1962 F.R.C.S. (C) Palmer, John E.
      >burial:06061952 M;02;058 1882-1962 Calgary - Burnsland 1993/ 1996
      >
      >
      >M. Palmer listed at a 9th Street SW apartment in the 1974 Calgary city
      >directory might be the same person but not an Elbow Drive address.
      >
      >Glenbow Archives or Calgary Public Library Canadiana room have earlier
      >directories. Microfilms of Albertan and Calgary Herald newspapers could be
      >checked for obituaries.
      >
      >I can take a digital camera picture at Burnsland Cemetery or at an address
      >on Elbow Drive if that is any help. Some of the homes on Elbow Drive have
      >been modified and others replaced by different buildings. It is on my
      >regular route to computer group meetings.
      >Elizabeth
      >
      > > -----Original Message-----
      > > From: JMann [mailto:jm@...]
      > > I am a British author writing a book, to be published in 2004, by
      > > Headline in association with the Imperial War Museum, on the subject of
      > > the overseas evacuation of children during The Second World War. I was
      > > myself a 'War guest' in Calgary, aged 2, and would like to find
      > > information about my 'foster parents', Dr John & Mrs Margery Palmer of
      > > Elbow Drive. Can you advise me where to start my search? Debbie, from
      > > the Calgary Historical Society, suggested asking you, as I'd requested
      > > an email address to which to direct my inquiry. I'd be most grateful
      > > for your help. Jessica Mann.
      >
      >
      >
      >http://www.afhs.ab.ca
      >
      >
      >http://www.afhs.ab.ca


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    • E.Rodier
      Thanks. Found Dr. Palmer s gravestone and the house. Will check with the cemetery office for his date of burial 1952 on tombstone, 1962 on CD. Elizabeth ...
      Message 2 of 4 , Jan 11, 2003
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        Thanks. Found Dr. Palmer's gravestone and the house. Will check with the
        cemetery office for his date of burial 1952 on tombstone, 1962 on CD.
        Elizabeth

        ----- Original Message -----
        From: "Jo_an Utson"
        > From the 1952 City directory I see the Palmer house address was 636 Elbow
        > Drive, which is on the corner of Garden Crescent.



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