David, you may be able to identify some of the Palk's in my family tree. There are only 92 Palk's listed in the SS death index.That may be a record for low.Some died in Mass, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin and Tenn.A lot in Tn were in Putnam County which I assume are kin to you.Here is what I have on my Palk family: William Lyle Palk b. 21 Sep 1914 Putnam County, TN, d. 14 Jul 1990 Waverly, Humphrey Co., TN.William married Norma Louville Felts 27 Apr 1940 Erin, Houston Co., TN.Norma was b. 10 Jun 1923 Waverly, Humphreys Co., TN.I think she is still alive. They had the following: William Joe 30 Mar 1941 Virgil Dwayne 14 Apr 1944 Larry Dale 29 Jul 1946 Darrel Dwight 27 Jul 1948 Norma Sue 19 Aug 1950 Mary Dianne 4 Aug 1952 Teddy Lyle 21 Jan 1955 Donna Gaynelle 28 Feb 1958 Do you know this family?