Bert and Mary Palmaymesa

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Bert and Mary Palmaymesa


Bertrand “Bert” (1887-1977) and Mary Palmaymesa (1895-1967) grew up together in Calabasas. In the 1920s, they were the caretakers of John Bonnell's stone house in Old Topanga Canyon, where they raised a family.


circa 1915



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