Errol Payne Palmer
PALMER, Errol Payne: Surgeon; b. Church Hill, Miss., Oct. 30, 1876; s. George Alfred and Virginia (Payne) P.; came to Ariz. from St. Louis, Mo., April 1, 1900; educ. Pub. schls. Church Hill, Miss.; Chamberlain Hunt Acad., Fort Gibson, Miss.; privately tutored by Wilkins Shields for ? yrs.; Barnes Medical Coll., St. Louis, Mo., 1898. M.D.; work in all large med. centers U.S. and Europe; asst. to late Dr. J.Y. Brown, Prof. Surgery, St. Louis Univ.; m. Bertha L. Schantz Dayton, O., Oct. 1, 1907; children - E. Payne Jr., Paul V., Mary Virginia, Frances Elaine, James Louis, E. Joseph; chief of staff, St. Joseph Hosp., Phoenix, Ariz.; mem. Amer. Med. Ass'n.; Southwestern Med. Ass'n.; Ariz. State Med. Ass'n.; Maricopa Co. Med. Ass'n. (past pres.) past pres. Ariz. Acad. of Med.; Founder member Am. Coll. of Surgeons and one of its governors since 1923; chmn. of Ariz. Regional Comm. on fractures for Am. Coll. of Surgeons; Ariz. Committeeman of Amer. Soc. for Control of Cancer; invited guest and delegated rep. for Amer. Coll. of Surgeons at Eleventh Internat'l. Congress for Scientific and Social Campaign Against Cancer, held in Brussels, Sept. 20-26, 1936; Author: Articles read before med. meetings and pub. in med. journals. Mem. Phoenix Country Club; Knights Columbus; Home: Phoenix, Ariz.