Susannah Charlotte Palmer

15 October 1835–4 October 1853 (Age 17)
Castile, Castile, Wyoming, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Susannah Charlotte

When Susannah Charlotte Palmer was born on 15 October 1835, in Castile, Castile, Wyoming, New York, United States, her father, Abraham Palmer, was 27 and her mother, Patience Delila Pierce, was 26. She married Lyman Smith Hutchings on 22 January 1852, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850. She died on 4 October 1853, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 17, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lyman Smith Hutchings
Susannah Charlotte Palmer
Marriage: 22 January 1852
Susan Delila Ann Hutchings

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 January 1852Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (3)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 11
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English palmer(e) ‘palmer, pilgrim to the Holy Land’ (Anglo-Norman French palmer, Old French pa(l)mer, paum(i)er), so called from the palm branch carried by such pilgrims. The term was also used to denote an itinerant monk who traveled from shrine to shrine under a vow of poverty. This surname is also common in Ireland, where it has been recorded from the 13th century onward.Irish: when not of English origin (see 1 above), a surname adopted for Gaelic Ó Maolfhoghmhair (see Milford ), the name of an ecclesiastical family.Swedish (mainly Palmér): ornamental name formed with palm ‘palm tree’ + the suffix -ér (a derivative of Latin -erius) or -er (from German).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    History of Susan Delila Ann Hutchins,

    History of Susan Delila Ann Hutchins By Vera C. Jensen, granddaughter, 1959 Anna Hutchins was born 17 September 1853, the daughter of Lyman Smith Hutchins and Susan Charlotte Palmer, in Salt Lake City …

    Sources (15)

    • Susan Palmer in household of Abraham Palmer, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Susannah S Palmer, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Susannah S Palmer, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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