Verna L Palmer1

#8470, b. 24 January 1896, d. 15 September 1966
Father*William Burton Palmer1 b. 17 Oct 1866, d. 1 Feb 1953
     Verna L Palmer was born on 24 January 1896 Missouri.1,2 She was the daughter of William Burton Palmer.1 Verna L Palmer died 15 September 1966, Boone County, Missouri at age 70 years, 7 months and 22 days.2
     In spite of the difference in ages, Jewel and Verna Lee graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1916.

Both of them with degrees in Education, Jewel was a member of the Home Economics Club, both members of Alpha Phi Sigma, which at the time was the education fraternity at the University of Missouri.3
Last Edited=31 May 2017


  1. [S254] 1900 US Census Population Schedule, Washington, District of Columbia, US National Archives, Year: 1900; Census Place: Salisbury, Chariton, Missouri; Roll: 847; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0044; FHL microfilm: 1240847.
  2. [S157] Social Security Death Index, accessed from, Verna L Ridge.
  3. [S395], online, U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012 University of Missouri-Columbia 1916.