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Rebecca Short Palmer
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Birth: 1589, England
Death: Jul. 17, 1671
New London County
Connecticut, USA

She married Walter Palmer in New England on June 1, 1633

She was his second wife. They married soon after his first wife died.
They had 7 children

Hannah B:1634
Elihu B: 1635
Gov. Nehemiah B: 1637
Moses B: 1640
Benjamin B: 1642
Deacon Gersham B: 1644
Rebecca B:1647 
Family links: 
  Walter Palmer (1585 - 1661)
  Benjamin Palmer (1622 - 1716)*
  Hannah Palmer Fish (1634 - ____)*
  Elihu Palmer (1635 - 1665)*
  Nehemiah Palmer (1637 - 1717)*
  Moses Palmer (1640 - 1701)*
  Gershom Palmer (1644 - 1718)*
  Rebecca Palmer Baldwin (1647 - 1713)*
*Calculated relationship
Grave not marked and she is not listed in the 1934 Hale Collection survey of this cemetery, indicating he had no legible marker at that time either.
Note: I am checking on her birth year. It doesn't fit in with her childrens birth year.
Wequetequock Burial Ground
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Created by: Thelma Dickinson Moye
Record added: Dec 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63161739
Rebecca <i>Short</i> Palmer
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Thinking of you my 10th great grandmother
- Heattown
 Added: Oct. 2, 2013
Rest In Peace Rebecca.
 Added: May. 17, 2013

- Thelma Dickinson Moye
 Added: Mar. 30, 2013

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