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John Houston Palmer, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 3, 1861
Pittsboro
Calhoun County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1950
Groom
Carson County
Texas, USA

Son of John Houston Palmer b. March 28, 1816 and Eliza Jane Terry b. December 22, 1821.

Paternal grandparents: Lee Palmer born July 17, 1797 in Richfield, Stanly Co., NC and Lucy Ora Stone. Married 1815 in NC; divorced 1829 in Carroll Co., TN.

Maternal grandparents: William C. Terry born abt. 1795 and Malinda Covington born abt. 1805.

Grew up in Bell County, TX. As a young man he drove cattle from ranches in the Texas panhandle to markets in Kansas.

Married Victoria Kemp Livingston on October 4, 1899 in Mills County, TX. She was a widow with three children: Harry, Amber and Genevieve. One child was born of the union, Irene Eliza. The family settled on a farm near Mobeetie, TX.

After Victoria's death in 1919 J. H. married Myrtle Pennington. They had a son Emory Houston b. May 14, 1924. The couple separated and J. H. lived his remaining years with his daughter Irene Palmer Hodges and her family. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Houston Palmer (1816 - 1873)
  Eliza Jane Terry Palmer (1821 - 1878)
 
 Spouses:
  Victoria C Kemp Livingston Palmer (1865 - 1919)
  Myrtle Pennington Palmer (1886 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Irene Palmer Hodges (1900 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Palmer (1842 - 1862)*
  Daniel Lee Palmer (1843 - 1927)*
  John Adams Quitman Palmer (1848 - 1904)*
  Daughter Palmer (1852 - 1857)*
  Julia Ann Palmer Whitworth (1855 - 1912)*
  John Houston Palmer (1861 - 1950)
  James E. B. Palmer (1863 - 1865)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
White Deer Cemetery
White Deer
Carson County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Diane Carmichael Blank
Originally Created by: Nancy Abraham
Record added: May 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51985524
John Houston Palmer, Jr
Added by: Diane Carmichael Blank
 
John Houston Palmer, Jr
Added by: Diane Carmichael Blank
 
John Houston Palmer, Jr
Added by: Diane Carmichael Blank
 
 
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- Diane Carmichael Blank
 Added: May. 13, 2014

-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 13, 2010
 
 
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