Andrew Burton Palmer

#6950, b. 12 September 1880, d. 10 September 1921
Father*Constantine Basil Palmer b. 24 Nov 1825, d. 3 Dec 1892
Mother*Mary Leona Hayden b. 31 Jul 1841, d. 22 Mar 1930
     Andrew Burton Palmer was born on 12 September 1880 Loire, Wilson County, Texas. according to his Passport Application dated 6 December 1920.1 He was the son of Constantine Basil Palmer and Mary Leona Hayden. Andrew Burton Palmer died 10 September 1921 at Southwestern Insane Asylum, in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas at age 40, of cerebral hemorhage.2,3 He was buried St Luke Catholic Cemetery, Loire, Wilson County, Texas.4
      Andrew Burton arrives in New York from Rotterdam on 23 Apr 1921. They left Rotterdam on 13 April. He sailed on the Nieuw Amsterdam.

Previously, on 9 March 1921, Andrew Burton was scheduled aboard the Nieuw Amsterdam, leaving Rotterdam. Apparently he wasn't on the ship, as his name is crossed out.

What happened? Just a few months later, he dies in an "insane asylum" in San Antonio.
Last Edited=13 Mar 2019

Citations

  1. [S395] Ancestry.com, online Ancestry.com,




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    U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925 Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925 1920-1921 Roll 1434 - Certificates: 119000-119375, 11 Dec 1920-13 Dec 1920.
  2. [S219] Texas Death Records, online FamilySearch.org.
  3. [S395] Ancestry.com, online Ancestry.com, Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982 Bexar 1921 Jul-Sep, Burton Palmer.
  4. [S419] FindAGrave, online FindAGrave.com, Memorial ID 81202407.