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Joseph Conger ""Joe"" Palmer
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1902
Death: May 10, 1935

"Bonnie and Clyde" raided the Eastham Prison Camp on January 16, 1934 liberating Joe Palmer and other prisoners from the prison camp. In the escape a prison guard was killed and Palmer was charged and later convicted of the murder. He would be executed for the crime. Palmer was reportedly very well liked by his fellow inmates who pitched in funds to have Palmer buried in San Antonio, Texas instead of the prison cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Joseph Palmer (1873 - 1956)
  Lenora Ellis Palmer (1879 - 1928)
 
Burial:
San Jose Burial Park
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Lanny Medlin
Record added: Jun 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27719594
Joseph Conger Joe Palmer
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Joseph Conger Joe Palmer
Added by: Lanny Medlin
 
Joseph Conger Joe Palmer
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Added by: R & S Fine
 
 
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- Angeli
 Added: Jul. 14, 2009
The Lord will be the final judge.R.I.P.
- Dan
 Added: Oct. 22, 2008

- Lanny Medlin
 Added: Jun. 21, 2008
 
 
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