Descendants of Walter Palmer

(The names of our ancestors are highlighted in red)

 

Generation No. 1

1. Walter1 Palmer was born Abt. 1585 in London/Somerset, Yetminster Co, Notts Co, E, and died November 10, 1661 in Stonington, New London, CT. He married (1) Anne Elizabeth Unknown. He married (2) Esther Unknown. He married (3) Rebecca Short June 01, 1633 in Roxbury Church, Roxbury, Massachusetts. For a short biography and hundreds of other ancestors of Walter Palmer, visit Elmer Hall Palmer's WALTER PALMER SOCIETY web site.

Children of Walter Palmer and Rebecca Short are:

 

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Hannah Palmer2, born June 15, 1634 in Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachucetts. She married (1) Thomas Hewitt April 26, 1659. She married (2) Roger Sterry December 27, 1671. She married (3) John Fish August 25, 1681.

 

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Elihu Palmer, born Abt. January 24, 1634/35 in Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; died September 05, 1665 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut.

 

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Nehemiah Palmer, born November 23, 1637 in Charlestown, Massachusetts; died Abt. January 17, 1717/18 in Stonington. He married Hannah Lord Stanton November 20, 1662.

 

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Moses Palmer, born April 06, 1640 in Charlestown, Massachusetts; died July 06, 1701. He married Dorothy Gilbert.

 

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Benjamin Palmer, born May 30, 1642 in Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; died April 10, 1716. He married Rebecca Palmer.

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Gershom Palmer, born June 16, 1644 in Rehoboth, MA; died September 27, 1718 in Stonington, New London, CT.

 

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Rebecca Palmer, born 1647 in Rehoboth, Massachusetts; died May 02, 1713. She married (1) Elisha Chesebrough April 20, 1665. She married (2) John Baldwin July 24, 1672.

 

Generation No. 2

 

8. Gershom2 Palmer (Walter1) was born June 16, 1644 in Rehoboth, MA, and died September 27, 1718 in Stonington, New London, CT. He married (1) Elizabeth Mason Peck. He married (2) Anne Borodell Denison November 28, 1667 in Stonington, CT, daughter of George Denison and Anne Borodell. For other ancestors of Anne Borodell Denison, switch to the Denison line.

  Children of Gershom Palmer and Anne Denison are:

 

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Rebecca3 Palmer, born in Stonington, New London, CT; died May 22, 1726. She married Benjamin Palmer.

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Mercy Palmer, born in Stonington, New London, CT; died January 28, 1751/52 in Stonington, New London, CT.

 

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Gershom II Palmer, born Abt. September 02, 1671 in Stonington, New London, CT. He married (1) Hannah Spencer. He married (2) Sarah Fenner.

 

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Ichabod Palmer, born September 02, 1677; died April 02, 1752.

 

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William Palmer, born April 25, 1678. He married Grace Minor.

 

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Anne Palmer, born Abt. 1681 in Stonington, New London, CT. She married Benjamin Hewit March 03, 1700/01 in Stonington, CT.

 

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Walter Palmer, born Abt. 1683 in Stonington, New London, CT; died February 11, 1726/27. He married Grace Vose.

 

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Mary Palmer, born June 06, 1690; died January 13, 1777. She married Joseph Palmer April 02, 1711 in Stonington, CT.

 

Generation No. 3

 

10. Mercy3 Palmer (Gershom2, Walter1) was born in Stonington, New London, CT, and died January 28, 1751/52 in Stonington, New London, CT. She married John Breed June 08, 1690 in Stonington, Connecticut, son of Allen Breed and Mary Sargeant.

For the children of Mercy Palmer and John Breed, switch to the Breed line.

 

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