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William Ellsworth Palmer

William Ellsworth Palmer

Male 1922 - 2005  (82 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  William Ellsworth PalmerWilliam Ellsworth Palmer was born on 24 Oct 1922 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana (son of Claude Hutchinson Palmer and Grace Elizabeth Howell); died on 11 Mar 2005; was buried in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, Will, Illinois.

    William married Edythe Alma Pearsall on 15 Feb 1951 in Cook County, Illinois. Edythe (daughter of Arthur Hamilton Pearsall and Angeline Alma Mead) was born on 25 May 1921; died on 20 Mar 2008 in DuPage County, Illinois; was buried in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, Will, Illinois. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. (Private)

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Claude Hutchinson Palmer was born on 22 May 1896 in Yeddo, Fountain, Indiana (son of William Elsworth Palmer and Myrta Matilda Murray); died on 4 Jan 1939 in Hines, Cook, Illinois; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.

    Notes:

    He fought in World War I.

    Claude married Grace Elizabeth Howell. Grace (daughter of John David Howell and Flora Robinson) was born on 20 Jul 1897 in Anna, Union, Illinois; died on 24 May 1981 in Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Grace Elizabeth Howell was born on 20 Jul 1897 in Anna, Union, Illinois (daughter of John David Howell and Flora Robinson); died on 24 May 1981 in Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.
    Children:
    1. 1. William Ellsworth Palmer was born on 24 Oct 1922 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana; died on 11 Mar 2005; was buried in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, Will, Illinois.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  William Elsworth Palmer was born on 23 Aug 1867 in Steam Corner, Fountain, Indiana (son of Isaac Waldrip Palmer and Elizabeth Hanna Sample); died on 22 Dec 1928 in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.

    Notes:

    He fought in the Spanish-American War.

    William married Myrta Matilda Murray in 1894. Myrta (daughter of John P. Murray and Nancy Ann Hayes) was born on 23 Nov 1874 in Wingate, Montgomery, Indiana; died on 15 Jun 1957 in Downers Grove, DuPage, Illinois; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Myrta Matilda Murray was born on 23 Nov 1874 in Wingate, Montgomery, Indiana (daughter of John P. Murray and Nancy Ann Hayes); died on 15 Jun 1957 in Downers Grove, DuPage, Illinois; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.
    Children:
    1. 2. Claude Hutchinson Palmer was born on 22 May 1896 in Yeddo, Fountain, Indiana; died on 4 Jan 1939 in Hines, Cook, Illinois; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.

  3. 6.  John David Howell was born on 19 Oct 1866 in Centralia, Marion, Illinois (son of William Madison Howell and Elizabeth H. Phillips); died on 7 Sep 1940 in Sparrow Hospital, Lansing, Ingham, Michigan; was buried on 13 Sep 1940 in Glendale Cemetery, Okemos, Ingham, Michigan.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1867
    • Alternate birth: Abt 1868, Centralia, Marion, Illinois

    John married Flora Robinson on 5 Sep 1894 in Anna, Union, Illinois, and was divorced on 18 Jun 1923 in Oakland County, Michigan. Flora (daughter of Lawson Franklin Robinson and Clarissa Isabell Spence) was born in 1871 in Union County, Illinois; died on 26 Jun 1955 in Indiana; was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon, Boone, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Flora Robinson was born in 1871 in Union County, Illinois (daughter of Lawson Franklin Robinson and Clarissa Isabell Spence); died on 26 Jun 1955 in Indiana; was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon, Boone, Indiana.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Aug 1870, Illinois

    Notes:

    Records of her middle name, or initial, vary -- she appears as Flora Elizabeth, Flora Louise, Flora Edith, Flora L.

    Children:
    1. 3. Grace Elizabeth Howell was born on 20 Jul 1897 in Anna, Union, Illinois; died on 24 May 1981 in Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Isaac Waldrip Palmer was born on 13 Jun 1841 in Montgomery County, Indiana (son of Daniel Palmer and Mahala Ann Hutts); died on 1 Jan 1898 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana; was buried in Bonebrake Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.

    Notes:

    Draft registration records for Fountain County, Jul 1863, list him as 22 years old, single, born in Indiana and currently living in Davis, Indiana.

    Isaac married Elizabeth Hanna Sample on 15 Oct 1866 in Indiana. Elizabeth (daughter of William Hugh Sample and Sarah Babb) was born on 22 Dec 1845 in Fountain County, Indiana; died on 19 Mar 1882 in Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Bonebrake Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Elizabeth Hanna Sample was born on 22 Dec 1845 in Fountain County, Indiana (daughter of William Hugh Sample and Sarah Babb); died on 19 Mar 1882 in Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Bonebrake Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.
    Children:
    1. 4. William Elsworth Palmer was born on 23 Aug 1867 in Steam Corner, Fountain, Indiana; died on 22 Dec 1928 in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.

  3. 10.  John P. Murray was born about 1843 in Indiana (son of William Murray and Catherine Richey); died on 2 Sep 1890 in Richland Township, Fountain, Indiana; was buried in Newtown Cemetery, Newtown, Fountain, Indiana.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1845, Indiana

    Notes:

    In the 1880 census, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Indiana.

    John married Nancy Ann Hayes on 30 Jan 1873 in Montgomery County, Indiana. Nancy (daughter of George Hayes and Louisa) was born about 1849 in Indiana; died in 1883; was buried in Newtown Cemetery, Newtown, Fountain, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Nancy Ann Hayes was born about 1849 in Indiana (daughter of George Hayes and Louisa); died in 1883; was buried in Newtown Cemetery, Newtown, Fountain, Indiana.

    Notes:

    In the 1880 census, both parents born in Indiana.

    Children:
    1. 5. Myrta Matilda Murray was born on 23 Nov 1874 in Wingate, Montgomery, Indiana; died on 15 Jun 1957 in Downers Grove, DuPage, Illinois; was buried in Rockfield Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain, Indiana.

  5. 12.  William Madison Howell was born about 1819 in Illinois.

    William married Elizabeth H. Phillips on 30 Apr 1848 in St. Clair County, Illinois. Elizabeth was born about 1829 in Illinois. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Elizabeth H. Phillips was born about 1829 in Illinois.
    Children:
    1. 6. John David Howell was born on 19 Oct 1866 in Centralia, Marion, Illinois; died on 7 Sep 1940 in Sparrow Hospital, Lansing, Ingham, Michigan; was buried on 13 Sep 1940 in Glendale Cemetery, Okemos, Ingham, Michigan.

  7. 14.  Lawson Franklin Robinson was born on 26 Jan 1831 in North Carolina (son of James H. Robinson); died on 17 Apr 1917 in Anna, Union, Illinois; was buried on 19 Apr 1917 in Anna Cemetery, Anna, Union, Illinois.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 16 Apr 1917, Union County, Illinois

    Notes:

    He was a carpenter. In 1863 he served in Mallett's Battalion (Camp Guard), and McCorkle's Battalion, Senior Reserves, and McLean's Battalion, Light Duty Men, and Thomas' Legion, all North Carolina units on the Confederate side.

    Lawson married Clarissa Isabell Spence on 22 Apr 1869 in Union County, Illinois. Clarissa was born on 15 Jan 1851 in Mount Pleasant, Union, Illinois; died on 26 Jan 1929 in Anna, Union, Illinois; was buried in Anna Cemetery, Anna, Union, Illinois. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Clarissa Isabell Spence was born on 15 Jan 1851 in Mount Pleasant, Union, Illinois; died on 26 Jan 1929 in Anna, Union, Illinois; was buried in Anna Cemetery, Anna, Union, Illinois.
    Children:
    1. 7. Flora Robinson was born in 1871 in Union County, Illinois; died on 26 Jun 1955 in Indiana; was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon, Boone, Indiana.