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Evaline Carter Palmer

, 1825–October 9, 1888

Probably born at Benson, Rutland County, Vermont; daughter of Lydia Ames and Jared Carter. Died at Lake City, Calhoun County, Iowa.1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Lyman De Platt, Nauvoo: Early Mormon Records Series, vol. 1 (Highland, UT: Lyman De Platt, 1980), 28, Eveline Parmer. 1850 U.S. census, DeKalb, DeKalb Co., Illinois, Evaline Palmer, NARA. “Vermont Births, Marriages and Deaths to 2008,” American Ancestors, Marriages C to 1871 (, accessed Apr. 2014), Jarad Carter and Lydia Ames, Sept. 20, 1823; from New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA. “People of the Time,” database, The Joseph Smith Papers (, accessed May 2023), Jared Carter. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Apr. 2014), Evaline Carter LH58-S3F. Work Projects Administration, 1930s Graves Registration Survey, Iowa Graves Survey (, accessed Apr. 2014), Evaline Palmer, Oct. 9, 1888.