|Father||Frederick (Fred) Sidney DICKINSON (?)|
|Mother||Helen PALMER (1894 – 1986)|
|Occupation||Head of Palmer & Co, a family firm in perfumery and cosmetics which represented, in Argentina and other South American countries, brands such as Gillette, Helena Rubinstein and Sage.|
(In Argentina Ted's name would be expressed as Edward Spencer Dickinson Palmer, ie with his mother's maiden name last).