Norah Templer

Born1906 Monsoon Lodge, Colombo

Life Events

1929Married Brigadier Edgar Julius Medley DSO, OBE, MC in Pilton, nr. Barnstaple

Biography and Notes

Twin daughter of Robert Shawe Templer of Upcott, nr. Barnstaple, Devon, and Treenlaur, Newport, co. Mayo, by Frances Anne, 1st daughter by the 2nd marriage of Edmund Beauchamp Beauchamp of Trevince, Gwennap, Cornwall for whom see Burke's 'Landed Gentry'.

Interests: Church embroidery, fine dressmaking, gardening, Women's Institute, bookbinding. At various times Committee member, Chairman, Secretary, etc. of Holt W.I., Semley W.I., Embroiderers Guild, Trowbridge W.I. Market Stall. Official Wilts. County lecturer in Embroidery.