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Overview of the Collection

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Papers

RG 074:038, Horace Wilbur Palmer Genealogical Papers

Inventory

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2009 by the Connecticut State Library



Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Palmer, Horace Wilbur, 1878-1953
Title: Horace Wilbur Palmer genealogical papers
Dates: circa 1895-1971
Quantity: 13 cubic feet
Abstract: Descendant lists of 32 separate Palmer immigrants in America. Contains wills, census records, cemetery records, proofs of descent, and correspondence. Also contans a typed manuscript that has been published as Palmer Families in America, Vols. I & III.
Identification: RG074_038
Accession: 1978-013
Language: The records are in English.

Scope and Content

Descendant lists of 32 separate Palmer immigrants in America. Contains wills, census records, cemetery records, proofs of descent, and correspondence. Also contans a typed manuscript that has been published as Palmer Families in America, Vols. I & III.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

Palmer families in America, compiled and arr. by Horace Wilbur Palmer. Edited by Nellie Morse Palmer[CSL call number StLib Stacks CS71.P175 166]

Palmer family : History and Genealogy Unit Special Genealogical File, 1771-1982 [CSL call number StLib History Reference Spec.Gen.File Palmer]

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Index Terms

Persons:

Palmer, Horace Wilbur, 1878-1953
Palmer, Nellie Morse

Family Names:

Palmer family

Places:

Greenwich (Conn.) -- Genealogy
Plymouth (Mass.) -- Genealogy
Yarmouth (Mass.) -- Genealogy

Subjects:

Palmer, William, d. 1637 -- Family
Palmer, William, d. ca. 1661 -- Family

Document Types:

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Donated to the Connecticut State Library on March 29, 1978 by Hazel K. Lafler, co-executrix of the estate of Nellie Palmer, Horace Wilbur Palmer's widow.

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Container List

Papers
This collection is unprocessed. The following is the general arrangement.
Box
Genealogical notes 1-4
Palmer family in Connecticut, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York and Pennsylvania.
Manuscripts and records 5-8
Correspondence 9-15