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Auby Ershail Palmer Witt
Birth: Jan. 15, 1894
Goldthwaite
Mills County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1939
Dimmitt
Castro County
Texas, USA

Tenth of 11 children born to J. A. Quitman Palmer b. March 10, 1848 and Elizabeth Belle Barr b. June 23, 1851.

Maternal grandparents: Allen E. Barr b. August 28, 1811 and Jane Palace Campbell b. May 3, 1820.

Paternal grandparents: John Houston Palmer b. March 28, 1816 and Eliza Jane Terry b. December 22, 1821.

Married Nathaniel Haney Witt on December 18, 1917 in Memphis, Texas. The couple had one child, Betty June, born August 5, 1929.

Was an active member of the Order of the Eastern Star, the local women's auxiliary of the American Legion, and the P.T.A.

Nat and Auby Witt owned and operated a café in Memphis, Texas for eleven years. They moved to Dimmitt, Texas in 1928 where they owned and operated the Witt Hotel and the White Rose Café
 
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 Parents:
  John Adams Quitman Palmer (1848 - 1904)
  Elizabeth Belle Barr Palmer (1851 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Nathaniel Haney Witt (1874 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  Betty June Witt (1929 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Sprague Palmer (1870 - 1873)*
  Thomas Cole Palmer (1872 - 1936)*
  Sion Eugene Palmer (1874 - 1945)*
  Eulela Jane Palmer Moss (1878 - 1967)*
  Jefferson Allen Palmer (1883 - 1960)*
  Robert Ira Palmer (1885 - 1955)*
  George Luther Palmer (1887 - 1925)*
  Blanche Julia Palmer Brewer (1889 - 1983)*
  Ora Stone Palmer Walsh (1892 - 1961)*
  Auby Ershail Palmer Witt (1894 - 1939)
  Vickie Belle Palmer Weinberger (1897 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Castro Memorial Gardens
Dimmitt
Castro County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section B, Lot 227, Space 5
 
Created by: Diane Carmichael Blank
Record added: Mar 28, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8569561
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