Nixon Palmer

#29, b. 12 January 1817, d. before 1858
Father*Burton Palmer b. 12 Mar 1788, d. Mar 1858
Mother*Rebecca Bruce b. 6 Oct 1792, d. 2 Mar 1846
     Nixon Palmer was born on 12 January 1817 Garrard County, Kentucky.1 He was the son of Burton Palmer and Rebecca Bruce. Nixon and Cina Hammonds were married 14 July 1840 Lincoln County, Missouri, State of Missouri
County of Lincoln
I Ephriam Davis an ordained minister of the Baptist Order certify that on the 14th July AD 1840 I solemnized the rites of Matrimony between Nixon Parmer and Sina Hamory of lawful age
Recorded Nov 10th 1849 ss Ephraim Davis
F Parker Recorder Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: Missouri Marriage Records. Jefferson City, MO, USA: Missouri State Archives. Microfilm.2 Nixon Palmer died before 1858, Wayne County, Missouri. He probably left Lincoln County in 1848, and someone made an assumption that he died.3
     He was a land surveyor
from 1840 to 1846 Lincoln County, Missouri.4

Children of Nixon and Cina

Last Edited=6 Jan 2020


  1. [S6] 1850 US Census Population Schedule, Washington, District of Columbia, US National Archives, Year: 1850; Census Place: District 101, Wayne, Missouri; Roll: M432_421; Page: 183A; Image: 367.
  2. [S225] Jordan Dodd, Marriages, Missouri to 1850 (Provo, UT: Operations, Inc., 1997), accessed through, Hamory, Cina Parmer, Nixon 14 Jul 1840 Missouri
    Lincoln County.
  3. [S215] Lincoln County, Missouri, History, online, Nixon PALMER came from Garrard County, Ky. He died in 1845.. Hereinafter cited as Lincoln County, Missouri, History.
  4. [S215] Lincoln County, Missouri, History, online, Surveyors: Joseph COTTLE, 1819; William HERBERT, 1828-30; James FINLEY, 1830-38; James REID, 1838-40; Nixon PALMER, 1840-46; J. J. PRITCHETT, 1846-51; James REID, 1851-55; A. R. FINLEY, 1855-57; G. G. WILSON____; John C. DOWNING, 1867-72; John F. WILSON, 1872-88.
    . Hereinafter cited as Lincoln County, Missouri, History.