Walter Harmer (1860 - 1930)

Born: 1860 (Jan 8) Southwark, London
Died: 1930 (3rd Qtr) Southwark, London

Family Relationships

Parents:
William Harmer (1824 - 1889)
Emma Palmer (1825 - 1902)

Marriages:
1883 (Mar 30) Newington, London
  to Mary Ann Buckland (1860 - 1942)

Siblings:
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Children:
Edward Gordon Harmer (1886 - 1917)
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Additional Information

Known History

Baptised 1860 (May 6) St Saviour, Southwark
With parents in King St, Southwark at 1861/1871 census
A hop sampleman living in Southwark at 1881 census

Later worked as a hop porter in the Bermondsey area
Lived at 101 Delaford Road, South Bermondsey
  (living there from the 1890s until his death)

Buried 1930 (Sep 20) Nunhead Cemetery, London

Parents

Married 1846 (Jan 4) St Mary, Newington, London
Living in Southwark at 1851/1861/1871/1881 census

Father born 1824 (Aug 14) Heathfield, Sussex
  (parents William Harmer and Elizabeth Lusted)
  - baptised 1824 (Sep 12) Heathfield, Sussex
  - a servant in Heathfield, Sussex at 1841 census?
  - a brewer's servant in Southwark at 1851 census
  - later a hop warehouseman in Southwark, London
  - died 1889 (4th Qtr) Newington, London
  - buried 1889 (Nov 28) Nunhead Cemetery, London

Mother born 1825 (Sep 29) Southwark, London
  (father George Palmer, mother Hannah Smith?)
  - baptised 1825 (Nov 9) Southwark, London
  - a servant in Southwark, London at 1841 census
  - living in Newington, London at 1891/1901 census
  - died 1902 (4th Qtr) Newington, London
  - buried 1902 (Nov 26) Nunhead Cemetery, London

Spouse

Mary Ann Buckland:
  - born 1860 (Sep 26) Bermondsey, London
    (parents Edward Buckland and Mary Ann Harriss)
  - baptised 1860 (Oct 28) St Paul, Bermondsey
  - lived with parents at 3 Manning St, Southwark
    (living there at 1871, 1881 and 1891 census)
  - living in Delaford Rd, South Bermondsey in 1939
  - died 1942 (Dec 26) Wimborne, Dorset

Siblings

Hannah born 1848 (Jun 6) Southwark, London
  - baptised 1848 (Jun 25) St Saviour, Southwark
  - died 1849 (2nd Qtr) Southwark, London

Emma born 1849 (3rd Qtr) Southwark, London
  - living with grandmother in Southwark at 1851 census
  - living with parents in Southwark at 1861 census
  - married 1871 (Feb 26) Lambeth, London
      to Edward Arthur Morgan (1847 - 1940)
  - living in Southwark at 1871/1881/1891 census
  - living in Bermondsey, London at 1901/1911 census
  - died 1925 (1st Qtr) Southwark, London
  - buried 1925 (Feb 14) Nunhead Cemetery, London

George Alfred born 1850 (Nov 30) Southwark, London
  - baptised 1851 (Jan 12) St Saviour, Southwark
  - living with parents in Southwark at 1851/1861 census

William born 1852 (May 5) Southwark, London
  - baptised 1860 (May 6) St Saviour, Southwark
  - living with parents in Southwark at 1861/1871 census
  - married 1873 (May 12) Shoreditch, London
      to Mary Ann Rust (1855 - 1953)
  - a carpenter in Southwark, London at 1881 census
  - a carpenter in Newington, London at 1891 census
  - a builder in Newington at 1901 and 1911 census
  - died 1918 (May 13) Newington, London
  - buried 1918 (May 17) Nunhead Cemetery, London

Elizabeth Sarah born 1856 (1st Qtr) Southwark, London
  - baptised 1856 (Feb 17) St Saviour, Southwark
  - with parents in Southwark at 1861/1871/1881 census
  - living with mother in Newington at 1891/1901 census
    (described as a dressmaker in census returns)
  - visiting Stratford, east London at 1911 census
  - probably died 1939 (1st Qtr) Brentford, London

Martha Jane born 1858 (Apr 15) Southwark, London
  - baptised 1858 (Aug 15) St Saviour, Southwark
  - died 1859 (3rd Qtr) Southwark, London

Mary Ann born 1861 (May 25) Southwark, London
  - baptised 1862 (May 4) St George, Southwark
  - living with parents in Southwark at 1871/1881 census
  - married 1883 (Apr 20) Newington, London
      to William Burrell (1862 - 1909)
  - living in Newington, London at 1891/1901 census
  - a widow living in New Cross, London at 1911 census
  - died 1938 (Mar 19) Morden, Surrey
  - buried 1938 (Mar 23) Nunhead Cemetery, London

Albert Edward born 1863 (May 24) Southwark, London
  - baptised 1863 (Aug 9) St Saviour, Southwark
  - living with parents in Southwark at 1871/1881 census
  - married 1886 (May 5) St Sepulchre, Holborn, London
      to Katherine (Kate) Mathews (1866 - 1939)
  - a hop trimmer in Southwark, London at 1891 census
  - a hop sampler in Newington, London at 1901 census
  - a hop sampler in Bermondsey, London at 1911 census
  - died 1936 (1st Qtr) Bermondsey, London
  - buried 1936 (Feb 21) Nunhead Cemetery, London