Esther A. <I>Avery</I> Palmer

Esther A. Avery Palmer

Death 5 Feb 1930 (aged 90–91)
Burial Boonville, Oneida County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 22493030 · View Source
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A long and useful life has ended in the passing of Mrs. Esther Palmer, widow of the late Elbridge Palmer, for many years prominent in the business and civic affairs of this community, whose death occurred last week Feb. 5, (1930) at her home on Post St., in the village of Boonville, NY. Mrs. Palmer was 91 years old, one of Boonville's oldest residents, her entire life spent in the village and vicinity. Her death is the cause of deep regret and sorrow among relatives and a large circle of friends by whom she was held in highest esteem and affection.

Esther Avery was born Jan. 16, 1839 in that settlement known as Pasadena, near Boonville, the daughter of the late Jonathan and Mary Avery. She was married Oct. 3, 1867 to Elbridge G. Palmer whose death occurred 18 years ago. Mr. Palmer was one of Boonville's best known citizens, having been long engaged in business here and the town for several years its supervisor.

She was a member of the Baptist church and sang in the choir for many years. Mrs. Palmer leaves to mourn her loss, 2 sons, Elwin and Ernest, who conduct a hardware establishment in this village under the firm name Palmer Bros. She also leaves the following grandchildren: Gerry, Ramon, Vera, Clyde, Gerald, Roderic.

From Boonville Herald 2/13/1930

note: obituary provided by Find A Grave member susan

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