|MEXICAN WAR VETERAN DEAD|
Burdine Farmer, 80, Was with Gen. Zachary Taylor.
Special to the News.
Corsicana, Tex., Aug. 16. - Burdine Farmer, aged 89, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Martha Ann Patterson, this morning. Mr. Farmer was a veteran of the war of 1845 with Mexico and was with Gen. Zachary Taylor at the fall of the City of Mexico. He was a native of Tennessee and had been a resident of this county since 1867.
Submitted to the Navarro County TXGenWeb by Dana Stubbs