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James Lemuel "Lem" Palmer

James Lemuel "Lem" Palmer

Male 1867 - 1940  (72 years)

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  • Name James Lemuel "Lem" Palmer 
    Born 5 Jul 1867  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Gladeville, Wise, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 13 Jun 1910  Coal Creek, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Deed 15 Aug 1912  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Deed 4 Jun 1917  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920 1920  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930 1930  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 23 Jan 1938  Raven, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 21 Feb 1940  Raven, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age 72 years 
    Buried 24 Feb 1940  Palmer Cemetery, Road Ridge, Raven, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    James Lemel Palmer
    James Lemel Palmer
    Notes 
    • Presley is not James Father - although on all documentation of James - Presley is stated as father. Presley died in the war - James was born in 1867, a few years after Presley died. Since Elizabeth never remarried - the father of James remains a mystery.
    Person ID P1745  Burress Genealogy of Virginia | My Ancestors

    Father Unknown (not married) 
    Mother Elizabeth Jane Collins
              b. 1 October 1831, Patrick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 February 1925, Big Creek, Stokes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Family ID F2605  Group Sheet

    Wife 1 Margaret Liddia Lawson
              b. 18 Oct 1866, Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 11 May 1908, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 22 Apr 1886  Patrick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F930  Group Sheet

    Wife 2 Susanna Frances "Susie" Cochran Mallory
              b. 4 July 1875, Patrick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 29 January 1950, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 08 Dec 1908  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 3 children 
    Photos
    Susanna Mallory Palmer & James Lenoard Palmer
    Family ID F931  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jul 1867 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Apr 1886 - Patrick, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Gladeville, Wise, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 08 Dec 1908 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Deed between J.L. Palmer and Susan F. Palmer and P.O. Palmer, Mary Belle Palmer - 13 Jun 1910 - Coal Creek, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Susan F. Palmer and Powell Palmer Deed - 15 Aug 1912 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - J.L. Palmer & Susan Palmer his wife and Sylvester Mallory Deed. - 4 Jun 1917 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1920 - 1920 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1930 - Living with 2nd wife Susan and daughter Elsie. Owns farm. Does not own a Radio Set. Able to read/write. Miner, currently employed at age 62 - 1930 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - J. L. Palmer is seriously ill at his home on Road Ridge. - 23 Jan 1938 - Raven, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Feb 1940 - Raven, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 24 Feb 1940 - Palmer Cemetery, Road Ridge, Raven, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444881216] Deed Book, Tazewell County Deed Book, ? Page 35.

    2. [S-1444881216] Deed Book, Tazewell Deed Book 80 Page 103.

    3. [S-1444881254] Grave Stone, Gravestone, 21 Feb 1940.

    4. [S-1405240286] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940 LDS Library, Source Film 2048468 Page 578, 22 Apr 1886.
      Groom's Name: J. L. Palmer Groom's Birth Date: 1865 Groom's Birthplace: Stokes, N. C. Groom's Age: 21 Bride's Name: Margarett Lawson Bride's Birth Date: 1868 Bride's Birthplace: Patrick Bride's Age: 18 Marriage Date: 22 Apr 1886 Marriage Place: Patrick County, Virginia Groom's Father's Name: Presley Palmer Groom's Mother's Name: E. Palmer Bride's Father's Name: Tucker Lawson Bride's Mother's Name: L. Lawson Groom's Race: White Groom's Marital Status: Single Groom's Previous Wife's Name: Bride's Race: White Bride's Marital Status: Single

    5. [S-1298258183] Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929, Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.Original data - See Description for original data sources listed by county.Original data: See Description for original data sources listed by county.).
      Birth date: abt 1865 Birth place: Patrick County, Virginia Marriage date: 22 Apr 1886 Marriage place: Patrick County