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Lulu Belle (Allen) Palmer (1873 - 1954)

Lulu Belle Palmer formerly Allen
Born in Minnesota, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Mother of [private son (1910s - 1980s)]
Died at age 81 in San Benito, Cameron, Texas, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified | Created 7 Mar 2009
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Lulu was born on 23 February 1875 in Bridgewater, Rice, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Stephen Allen and Rosannah Swearingen.[1]

In 1880, the family is living in Silver Lake, Minnesota.[2]

1880 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Stephen Allen Self Male 43 New York, United States
Rosannah Allen Wife Female 32 Illinois, United States
Willard Allen Son Male 12 Minnesota, United States
Charles Allen Son Male 10 Minnesota, United States
Lulu Allen Daughter Female 5 Minnesota, United States
George Allen Son Male 3 Minnesota, United States

On 16 October 1903, Lulu Belle married Joseph Loring Palmer (1869-1929), in Martin, Minnesota.[3]

In 1910, the family is living in Pleasant Prairie, Minnesota.[4]

1910 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Joseph L Palmer Head Male 41 Maine
Lulu B Palmer Wife Female 30 Minnesota
Francis M Palmer Daughter Female 5 Minnesota
Gordon A Palmer Son Male 4 Minnesota

Joseph and Lulu Belle were listed on their daughter Frances Marie Byrd's death certificate in 1974.[5]

Joseph died in Cameron, Texas, on 16 November 1929. Lulu died at age 79 on 19 October 1954. She is buried in Mont Meta Memorial Park, San Benito, Texas.[6][7]


  1. "Minnesota Births and Christenings, 1840-1980", database, FamilySearch ( : 5 February 2020), Lula May Allen, 1875.
  2. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 19 February 2021), Lulu Allen in household of Stephen Allen, Silver Lake, Martin, Minnesota, United States; citing enumeration district ED 152, sheet 183A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,254,626.
  3. "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 9 March 2021), Joseph L Palmer and Lulu B Allen, 1903.
  4. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 6 August 2021), Joseph L Palmer, Pleasant Prairie, Martin, Minnesota, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 125, sheet 6B, family 112, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 710; FHL microfilm 1,374,723.
  5. "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 20 February 2021), Joseph Loring Palmer in entry for Frances Marie Byrd, 20 Sep 1974; citing certificate number 63851, State Registrar Office, Austin; FHL microfilm 2,243,363.
  6. "United States, Cemetery Abstracts, 1949-1969", database, FamilySearch ( : 1 July 2021), Lula B Allen, 1954.
  7. Find a Grave, database and images (accessed 06 August 2021), memorial page for Lulu Belle Allen Palmer (Feb 1875–19 Oct 1954), Find A Grave: Memorial #84711805, citing Mont Meta Memorial Park, San Benito, Cameron County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Kelly & Connie Byrd (contributor 47428292).

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