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Dr Henry Disberry Palmer

Dr Henry Disberry Palmer

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Death 22 Apr 1877 (aged 67)
Burial Merrillville, Lake County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 41042729 · View Source
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Henry was born in Manlius, Onondaga County, New York. He obtained a medical degree from Fairfield Medical College in Herkimer County, New York. He married first: Harriet Cady in Chittenango, Madison County, New York in 1833. The couple had a son Asa and a daughter. Henry came to Lake County in 1837 and had been the only physician in the surrounding area. Henry also farmed. Upon the death of his first wife in 1841, Henry sent his children to be raised in the east. He helped run away slaves escape to Michigan on at least one occassion. On January 1, 1856, in Lake County, Indiana, Henry married Catharine Underwood with whom he had the following children: Henry, Hattie, Wilber, Alice, Mary.


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Gravesite Details Ancestry.com: 1850-1870 U.S. Census for Ross, Lake County, Indiana, Indiana Marriage Collection, 10,000 Vital Records for Central New York, New York Marriage Notices, Hattie Palmer narrative/History of Lake County, U.S. Sons Amer. Revolution Applic.

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  • Created by: Tina
  • Added: 23 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41042729
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Henry Disberry Palmer (9 Jun 1809–22 Apr 1877), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41042729, citing Merrillville Cemetery, Merrillville, Lake County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Tina (contributor 47009128) .