Charles Deforest PALMER
Ellen Bathsheba GATES


Husband:  Charles Deforest PALMER
Birth:  17 Feb 1854, Lapeer Twp., Lapeer Co., Michigan 
Death:  1913, Banks Twp., Antrim Co., Michigan
Burial:  1913, Ellsworth Cemetery, Banks Twp., Antrim Co., Michigan
Father:  Sylvester Hall Palmer
Mother:  Elizabeth Ann NOBLE

Marriage:    9 Nov 1878, Montcalm Co., Michigan

Wife:  Ellen Bathsheba GATES
Birth:  Mar 1862, Bellevue, Eaton Co., Michigan 
Death:  25 Apr 1933, Chippewa Co., Michigan 
Burial:  Apr 1933, Coburn Cemetery, Chippewa Co., Michigan 
Father:  Nathan GATES 
Mother:  Lydia THURSTON 

Children:
1. Freeman L. PALMER, b: 22 Jan 1880, Day Twp., Montcalm Co., Michigan
                                        d: Aft 1880, Michigan
2. Jennie R. PALMER (Keel), b: 10 Jan 1882, Day Twp., Montcalm Co., Michigan
3. Bessie M. PALMER (Van Norman), b: 9 Jan 1885, Day Twp., Montcalm Co., Michigan
                                                             d: 15 May 1947, Benton Co., Oregon
4. Leon Archer PALMER, b: 1 Feb 1887, Day Twp., Montcalm Co., Michigan
5. Mason Ray PALMER, b: 10 Jun 1889, Eastmanville, Ottawa Co., Michigan
                                        d: 2 Aug 1996, Newberry, Luce Co., Michigan
6. Marion PALMER, b: 25 May 1892, Torch Lake, Antrim Co., Michigan
                                 d: Aft May 1892, Torch Lake, Antrim Co., Michigan
7. Alice Marie PALMER (Mattison), b: 13 May 1894, Torch Lake, Antrim Co., Michigan
8. Sadie Mae Ellen PALMER (Johnson), b: 8 Jul 1896, Torch Lake, Antrim Co., Michigan
                                                               d: 19 Sep 1980, Sault St. Marie, Chippewa Co., Michigan
9. Mary Lydia PALMER (Doyle), b: 7 Jul 1902, Ellsworth, Antrim Co., Michigan
                                                     d: 5 Feb 1973, Saginaw, Saginaw Co., Michigan
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Notes:

1880 Federal Census Data (T9_0596, Page 102C), Day Twp., Montcalm Co., Michigan,
                                                                                  Enumeration Dist: 231, Enumeration Date: 14-Jun-1880, Family #429

 NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

 Relation

M/S W/D

Occupation

POB

Father POB

Mother POB

In Sch

 GATES, Nathan

47

M

W

 Self

M

 Stone Mason

 Can

NY

NY

 

               Lydia

43

F

W

 Wife

M

 Keeping House

 MI

NY

NY

 

               Rachel

13

F

W

 Daughter

S

 At School

 MI

Can

MI

 

               Oscar

10

M

W

 Son

S

 At School

 MI

Can

MI

 

               Alice

5

F

W

 Daughter

S

  

 MI

Can

MI

 

               Frances

3

F

W

 Daughter

S

  

 MI

Can

MI

 

 PALMER, Charles

25

M

W

 Son L

M

 Works in Saw Mill

 MI

NY

NY

 

                Ellen

19

F

W

 Daughter

M

 

 MI

Can

MI

 

                Freeman

4m

M

W

 G Son

S

 (Noted: born in Jan)

 MI

MI

MI

 

1900 Federal Census Data (T623_0699, Page 5B), Banks Twp., Antrim Co., Michigan,
                                                                                  Enumeration District: 1, Enumeration Date: 7-Jun-1900, Family #76

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Birth Mo.

Birth Yr

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C Bn.

# C Liv.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
or Trade

In Sch

 PALMER, Charles

 Head

M

Feb

1854

46

M

22

 

 

MI

NY

NY

 Edgerman

 

                Ellen

 Wife

F

Mar

1862

38

M

22

8

MI

NY

MI

 

 

                Jennie

 Daughter

F

Jan

1882

18

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

  

 

                Bessie

 Daughter

F

Jun

1885

14

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 At School 

X

                Archie

 Son

M

Feb

1887

13

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 At School 

X

                Mason

 Son

M

Jun

1889

10

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 At School 

X

                Alice

 Daughter

F

May

1894

6

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 At School  

X

                Sadie

 Daughter

F

Jul

1896

3

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

   

 

 1910 Federal Census Data (T624_0635, Page 2A), Banks Twp., Antrim Co., Michigan,
                                                                                  Enumeration District: 1, Enumeration Date: 16-Apr-1910, Family #20

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C Bn.

# C Liv.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
or Trade

In Sch

 PALMER, C  D

 Head

M

56

M1

32

 

 

MI

NY

NY

 Laborer / Working Out

 

                Ellen B

 Wife

F

48

M1

32

9

7

MI

Can

MI

 None

 

                Acshal

 Son

M

23

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 Laborer / At Home

 

                Mason L

 Son

M

20

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 Laborer / At Home

 

                Allice

 Daughter

F

16

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 None

 

                Sadie

 Daughter

F

13

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 None

X

                Mary

 Daughter

F

7

S

 

 

 

MI

MI

MI

 None

X

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Sources:
1) Marriage:  Montcalm County Michigan Vital Statistics - Marriages, Book A, Page 137
2) Birth - Child #5:  Ottawa County Michigan Vital Statistics - Births, Book 5, Page 30