Mary (Mellen) Palmer (1850-1894)

"Queen Palmer" Mary Lincoln (Mellen) Palmer of Glen Eyrie, Colorado Springs

Associated Houses

Glen Eyrie Castle

Colorado Springs

Loseley Park


Ightham Mote


Henry James described her as, "spontaneous, loquacious, and really charming". She married Union General William Palmer and they were the parents of three daughters. 
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 30/12/2020 and last updated on 03/03/2023.