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Minnie Massie Palmer
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1869
Arbor Hill
Augusta County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1935
Staunton City
Virginia, USA


Miss Minnie Massie Palmer died at one o'clock Monday afternoon at the home of her sisters, Misses Nellie and Blanche Palmer, 118, North Lewis street. She came to Staunton last September on account of her health, and had been ill since.

Miss Palmer was born near Arbor Hill, Augusta county, on April 4, 1869, a daughter of Charles T. and Isabella McComb Palmer. She had made her home in Chicago for forty years, for the past twenty of which she had been credit manager for Charles Scribner & Son, publishers.

Surviving her are two brothers, Robert A. Palmer, of Philadelphia, and J. Stacey Palmer, of New York; five sisters, Miss Irene B. Palmer, of Newberry, S.C.; Mrs. W. Arthur Willson, of Staunton; Miss Genevieve H. Palmer, of Charleston, W. Va.; Misses Blanche L. and Nellie A. Palmer, of Staunton.

Miss Palmer was a member of Trinity Episcopal church.

The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon with burial will be in Thornrose cemetery.

The Staunton News Leader -- Staunton, Augusta County, Virginia -- January 29, 1935 -- Tuesday -- Page #2.

Note: In the above obituary it states Minnie was born on April 4, 1869. Further research, to include her tombstone, shows that she born on April 7, 1869.
Family links: 
  Charles Tippet Palmer (1834 - 1920)
  Isabella Christian McComb Palmer (1835 - 1907)
  Millard Fillmore Palmer (1856 - 1927)*
  Robert Alexander Palmer (1858 - 1937)*
  Irene Bell Palmer (1860 - 1944)*
  Mary Alberta Palmer Willson (1862 - 1946)*
  Sallie Henderson Palmer (1864 - 1882)*
  William Lewis Palmer (1866 - 1934)*
  Minnie Massie Palmer (1869 - 1935)
  Louise Blanche Palmer (1871 - 1949)*
  Charles Ernest Palmer (1873 - 1886)*
  James Stacy Palmer (1875 - 1953)*
  Nellie Austin Palmer (1876 - 1959)*
  Genevieve Howard Palmer (1877 - 1964)*
*Calculated relationship
Thornrose Cemetery
Staunton City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 10
Maintained by: Sgt Daxter
Originally Created by: JMB
Record added: Jun 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37787702
Minnie Massie Palmer
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Minnie Massie Palmer
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Minnie Massie Palmer
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