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Elijah Benjamin Palmer
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1804
Union County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1882
Loganville
Walton County
Georgia, USA

Son of Benjamin Hezakiah and Elizabeth Roberts Palmer. Elijah was born in Union Co., SC in 1804 and by 1825 is found in Walton County, Ga. On 20 Sept. 1825 he married Mary Moore of Walton County. Her parents are unknown. She was born 13 Mar 1809 in Walton County, where they raised three children until her death on 18 Jan 1863. Their children were as follows:

1. Martha Mabell b. 16 Jan 1827, d. 1912 in Piedmont, Calhoun Co., AL;
2. John W. b.30 Dec 1829 d. 23 Dec 1910 in Loganville, Walton Co., GA;
3. Amasa Marlin "Mace" b. 5 Oct 1832 d. 15 May 1895 in Oak Level, Cleburne Co., AL, where he was murdered.

On 22 Jan 1864 Elijah married a second time to Mary Ellen Cox, also in Walton County. Mary was born 16 Jan 1842 in Georgia and died 10 Mar 1917. Elijah and Mary had six children, of which only three survived to adulthood;

1. Dorah Jane,
2. Elijah William
3. Paralee

Elijah died in Loganville, Walton Co., GA on 9 Jan 1882 at the age of 77. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Hezekiah Palmer (1778 - 1838)
  Elizabeth Roberts Palmer (1781 - 1851)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Moore Palmer (1809 - 1863)*
  Mary E Cox Palmer (1842 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Mabel Palmer McCurdy (1827 - 1912)*
  John W. Palmer (1829 - 1910)*
  Amasa Marlin Palmer (1832 - 1894)*
  Elijah W Palmer (1873 - 1949)*
  Parelee L Palmer Lester (1881 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Palmer (1803 - 1882)*
  Elijah Benjamin Palmer (1804 - 1882)
  John L. Palmer (1808 - 1884)*
  Daniel Madison Palmer (1809 - 1851)*
  Nancy Palmer Camp (1810 - 1880)*
  Ann Palmer Miller (1813 - 1881)*
  Augustus Henry Palmer (1816 - 1850)*
  David Samuel Palmer (1817 - 1885)*
  Russell Porter Palmer (1818 - 1908)**
  Joseph McKissick Palmer (1825 - 1881)*
  Benjamin Franklin Palmer (1829 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Palmer (Elijah) Family Cemetery
Loganville
Walton County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Jackie Brothers
Record added: Oct 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78833256
 

My ggggg-grandfather.
- A. Liles Hok
 Added: Aug. 5, 2013
~Rest in Peace~ My 3x great grandpa...
- Rhonda
 Added: Feb. 28, 2013
Rest~In~Peace to my Great-Great-Great Uncle......
- Julie {Palmer} Clark
 Added: Jan. 20, 2013
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