Lydia (--?--)

#7602, b. circa 1777, d. 4 January 1852
     Lydia (--?--) was born circa 1777 Garrard County, Kentucky. Lydia and John Palmer, son of John Palmer and (--?--) (--?--), were married. Lydia (--?--) died 4 January 1852 , Garrard County, Kentucky.1
     Her married name was Palmer.

Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1963 for Garrard County shows Lydia Palmer, widow, 75, d 4 Jny 1852 of chronic bronchitis. She would have been born 1777, thus in her 20s when sons Nixon and James were born. No parents are named, but she is listed as born in Garrard County.
She should be on the 1850 census, but is not.

John Beasley, 35, born Garrard, farmer and trader, married, also no parents named, died on 3 Dec? also of chronic bronchitis.
In the same book, we find John Palmer, 81 or 88 male, married? d 4 Sep 1875, b North Carolina, son of John (b NC) and Easter Palmer (b Garrard). In the 1850 census, "Easter" is Esther.2

Children of Lydia and John

Last Edited=11 Nov 2018


  1. [S395], online, Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1965 Death Records, 1852-1910 Film 994035: Gallatin, Garrard, Grant, Graves.
  2. [S395], online, Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1963.