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Thomas Cole "Tom" Palmer
Birth: Apr. 18, 1872
Calhoun County
Mississippi, USA
Death: 1936

Second of 11 children born to J. A. Quitman Palmer and Elizabeth Belle Barr.

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 Jennie Freeman. The couple's first child, Tommie, died at 15 months of age of injuries received when a tornado hit Mobeetie, Wheeler County, Texas in May 1898. They had at least two more children, Jimmie (female) b. 1899 and Clay (male) b. 1908 (photo posted here).

US Census reports list his residences as Hemphill County, Texas in 1900, Wheeler County, Texas in 1910, and San Rafael, New Mexico in 1920.

Occupations: Photographer; farmer; odd jobs 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Adams Quitman Palmer (1848 - 1904)
  Elizabeth Belle Barr Palmer (1851 - 1952)
 
 Children:
  Tommie B. Palmer (1897 - 1898)*
 
 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:
Unknown
Specifically: New Mexico
 
Created by: Diane Carmichael Blank
Record added: Apr 05, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8600928
Thomas Cole Tom Palmer
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Thomas Cole Tom Palmer
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