The petition of Allice Rimmar of North Meols, Lancashire, 3 May 1652

3o die May 1652.

Allice Rimmar within the parishe of the Northmeales widowe had he husband Had her husband slaine at Leuerpoole leaueinge behind him six Fatherlesse and smale Childeren and verie litle meanes to mantaine them with And but parte of a litle Ten[emen]t shee alsoe beinge in great debt

her ouldest sonne Thomas is nowe 20 yeares of Age

her ouldest daughter is a verie litle Grigg and instable for herselfe beinge 18 yeares of age

And Elline theire daughter is 13 yeares ould

William 12 yeares ould

Elizabeth 10 yeares ould &

Allice 8 yeares ould.

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Key Facts

Date of petition

3 May 1652

Name of petitioner

Allice Rimmar

Type of petitioner

War Widow

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

No known injuries or ailments

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    Ormskirk (Ormskirk Parish), Lancashire

Outcome of petition

  • Unknown

Petition signature


Further information in this petition

Events mentioned

  • Siege of Liverpool, 8 to 11 June 1644

Places mentioned

  • There are no known places

People mentioned

Archive information


Lancashire Archives

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