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Frank Palmer's Tombstone

Frank J. Palmer is my second Great Grandfather. He was born to James Palmer and Sarah Powers on 9 Jul 1865 in Constantine, St. Joseph, Michigan.

He married Clara Wagar on 4 Mar 1988 in Three Rivers, St. Joseph, Michigan. Clara was born 22 Mar 1866 in Constantine, St. Joseph, Michigan to Stephen Wagar and Susana Holmes.

Frank died on 17 Mar 1891 in Three Rivers, St. Joseph, Michigan from an eye infection.

He was 25 years old when he died and he left behind a 2 year old son and a wife who was 25 weeks pregnant (assuming a 40 week pregnancy).

Frank is buried in the Riverside Cemetery in Three Rivers, Michigan.

The gravestone reads:

Frank J Palmer
July 9, 1865 – March 17, 1891

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