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Dr. Joseph Palmer

Birthplace: Stonington, New London, Connecticut
Death: Died in Stonington, New London, Connectictu
Immediate Family:

Son of George Palmer and Hannah Palmer
Husband of Zipporah Palmer and Zipporah Palmer
Father of Capt. Joseph Palmer, Jr.; Dr. David Palmer; Phebe Palmer; Zipporah Coats; David Palmer and 2 others
Brother of Christopher Palmer; Zebulon Palmer and Gershom Palmer

Managed by: Daniel Tipton Oliver
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About Dr. Joseph Palmer

There is an entry on page 517 of "History of the Town of Stonington, County of New London, Connecticut" about Dr. Joseph Palmer. http://tinyurl.com/zplxrld

Data taken from a profile at Ancestry.com.


Dr. Joseph Palmer practiced medicine in his native town of Stonington Connecticut and was famous for his skill as a physician. He was the typical country doctor, the friend and advisor of the families he treated upon every subject, and he was greatly beloved. He was wel versed in the common legal processes, and did a large amount of lega work. He was very thrifty, became a large landowner and built several houses on his farms for his children on Pendelton Hill,.

He married Zipporah Billings, July 10, 1738, Stonington, New London Co., CT.

He married Mrs. Elizabeth (Stevens) Stewart, 1766, North Stonington.

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Dr. Joseph Palmer's Timeline

August 16, 1716
Stonington, New London, Connecticut
August 20, 1738
Age 22
Stonington, New London, Connecticut
Age 22
September 15, 1742
Age 26
North Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony
Age 28
Age 28
North Stonington, New London, Connecticut
March 31, 1747
Age 30
North Stonington, New London, CT, USA
April 15, 1756
Age 39
Warren, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA
April 12, 1791
Age 74
Stonington, New London, Connectictu