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William Palmer lived with his daughter and son-in-law, T. M. and Mattie Lee Gannaway, in Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, in 1930. T. M. Gannaway was the proprietor of a drug store and Mattie was a dressmaker.[2619]

Children of William A. Palmer and Henry Mary Brewer:

     679.        i.   Fannie Kate Palmer, born 17 September 1882, died 10 June 1884, buried in Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas.[2620]

     680.       ii.   William A. Palmer, Jr., born 8 September 1884, Ellis County, Texas, died 13 September 1965, Las Vegas, San Miguel County, New Mexico, married 25 March 1911, Scurry County, Texas, to Josephine L. O’Donnell.

He lived in Scurry County, Texas, in 1910.[2621] William A. and Josie L. Palmer ran a boarding house/hotel in Stephens County, Texas, in 1920. Josie’s mother, Matilda Odonnell, lived with them in 1920, as did a niece, Hogsdelle? Lawson.[2622] William A. and Josie Palmer lived in Castro County, Texas, in 1930.[2623] They lived in New Mexico in 1939.

[2619] 1930 U.S. Census, Nueces County, Texas, S.D. 29, E.D. 178-24, Sheet 13A, Corpus Christi. Gannaway, T. M., age 43, mar at 37, born Texas Miss. Texas; Mattie Lee, wife, age 32, mar at 26, born Texas Mo. Texas; Marie, dau., age 5; T. M. Gannaway, son, age 4 2/12; William Palmer, father-in-law, age 83, widow, mar at 36, born Mo. Miss. Tenn. All white.

[2620] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Fannie Kate Palmer, dau. of W. A. and H. M. Palmer, born 17 September 1882, died 10 June 1884.

[2621] 1910 U.S. Census, Scurry County, Texas, S.D. 16, E.D. 235, Sheet 7B. William A. Palmer, age 25, single, born Texas Mo. Texas, farmer; Wesley D. Harris, hired man, age 25, single, born Texas Texas Texas; John Willhite, hired man, age 20, single, born Ark. Mo. Mo. All white.

[2622] 1920 U.S. Census, Stephens County, Texas, S.D. 17, E.D. 250, Sheet 4A. Palmer, William A., age 35, mar, born Texas U.S. Texas; Josie L. Palmer, wife, age 33, mar, born Ark. Mo. Mo., cook; Matilda Odonnell, mother-in-law, age 69, widow, born Mo. Mo. Mo.; Hogsdelle Lawson, niece, age 17, single, born Texas Okla. Ark.; and five lodgers. All white.

[2623] 1930 U.S. Census, Castro County, Texas, S.D. 2, E.D. 35-4, Sheet 10B. Palmer, William A., age 46, mar at 26, born Texas Mo. Texas, farming; Josie, wife, age 44, mar at 24, born Ark. Mo. Mo. Both white.

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