Powers Family Cemetery

Falls County, Texas
Also called Powers, Flowers, and/or McCaleb Cemetery


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Submitted by Bob Carroll


Submitted by Bob Carroll


Submitted by Bob Carroll

 

 

There are many broken stones and many unidentified graves in this family cemetery.
We have tried to identify those we know are buried here.

 

Additions, corrections, and pictures are always welcome!




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Last Name

First Name

Birth

Death

Notes

ALSTON

Henry

Nov 20 1887

Sep 13 1888

Son of Andrew Jackson & Mary Dorcas (Barclay) Alston

CABANISS

James H

Sep 13 1868

Aug 28 1870

Son of F. & C. Cabaniss

CABANISS

Phanuel N.

Feb 18 1852

Sep 2 187?

Daughter of F. & C. Cabaniss & wife of E. T. Popejoy

CURRY

Elizabeth A. (Etheridge)

Nov 1842

Dec 13 1868

Wife of Thomas L. Curry

2nd photo

Curry

John

Jul 21, 1849

Jun 09, 1867

Son of Thos & Matilda Curry

CURRY

Matilda (Rogers)

Jul 13 1805

Mar 08 1881

Born in Tennessee

Moved to Texas in 1834 with her husband, Thomas F. Curry and his parents, Thomas & Satsa (Vann) Curry

CURRY

Thomas F.

Feb 13 1799

Jul 15 1885

Born in Georgia to Thomas & Satsa (Vann) Curry

Husband of Matilda (Rogers) Curry

Father of 11 children, Eliza Jane, Martha, Mary Ann, Rebecca Ann, Elizabeth Penelope, Thomas Levi, Joseph, Minerva, Matilda, Sarah L., & John Curry

EASLEY

John Harvey

16 Feb 1822

Apr 12 1868

Father of Easter Ann (Easley) Huffman

All info submitted by Bob Carroll, G G Grandson

ETHERIDGE

Eli W.

Sep 24 1858

Aug 07 1865

Son of John W. & Elizabeth Ann (Aldridge) Taylor Etheridge

ETHERIDGE

Infant Son

Feb 18 1873

Feb 18 1873

Infant Son of B. Boykin & D. B. Etheridge

ETHERIDGE

John

Oct 12 1869

Jul 18 1873

Son of Boykin & D. B. Etheridge

ETHERIDGE

Mary L.

Sep 05 1850

Jul 29 1863

Daughter of John W. & his 1st wife M. A. Etheridge

ETHERIDGE

W. G.

Nov 25 1814

Dec 18 1873


ETHERIDGE

Walter Lee

Jul 15 1889

May 06 1890


FAW

Infant Son

Oct 13 1895

14 Oct 1895

Infant Son of A. E. & M. T. Faw

HARRINGTON

John J.

Jun 23 1872

Apr 05 1880

“Aged
7 years 8 months 13 days”

Name & birth date correction submitted by Bob Carroll

HARRINGTON

L. A.

Mar 1840

Feb 06 1874

All info submitted by Bob Carroll

2nd photo

HUFFMAN

Blunt Richard

May 03 1833

Oct 30 1854

Son of Solomon & Sarah Huffman

2nd photo

HUFFMAN

John H.

Jan 25 1868

Jun 29 1871

Son of Nicholas W. & Easter Ann (Easley) Huffman

Birth date correction submitted by Bob Carroll

HUFFMAN

Julia A.

Oct 26 1864

Dec 02 1864

Daughter of Nicholas W. & Easter Ann (Easley) Huffman

Death date correction submitted by Bob Carroll

HUFFMAN

Lilly A.

Sep 16 1872

Jul 29 1873

Daughter of Nicholas W. & & Easter Ann (Easley) Huffman

HUFFMAN

Nicholas W.

Feb 1840

Mar 11 1879

Son of Solomon and Sarah Huffman
Husband of Easter Ann (Easley) Huffman
Nicholas W. Huffman was a Mason
“Aged 39 years 1 month 7 days”
Info submitted by Bob Carroll, G Grandson

2nd photo

JOHNSON

Lillie E.

Apr 01 1851

Sep 25 1881

Daughter of J. & M. Johnson

LOWREY

L. F.

May 24 1858

Aug 21 1880

Son of T. D. & Mary M. Lowrey

LOWREY

Mary M.

Mar 02 1835

Sep 06 1881

1st wife of T. D. Lowrey
T. D. Lowrey later married Easter Ann (Easley) Huffman and their only child was Mary Leah (Lowrey) Kirkpatrick, Bob Carroll’s Grandmother.  T. D. & Easter Ann (Easley) Huffman Lowrey are buried in Bremond City Cemetery.

Info submitted by Bob Carroll

McCALEBE

George Washington

Sep 30 1825

Aug 11 1890

Son of Zill Harrington & Mary Elizabeth (Martin) McCalebe who are both buried in Blue Ridge Cemetery, Blue Ridge, Falls Co., Texas

Husband of Mary (Cude) McCalebe

McCALEBE

Mary (Cude)

Dec 07 1831

Sep 07 1872

Wife of George Washington McCaleb

McCALEBE

Mary E.

?

?

Could not read dates.

O’NEAL

Gordon O.

Sep 09 1872

Infant Son

Son of J. R. & M. I O’Neal

The only date on this tombstone is September 9, 1872

O’NEAL

Mary L.

Dec 30 1883

Jun 01 1884

Infant Daughter of J. R. & M. J. O’Neal

O'NEAL

Gordon

Sep 09 1877

Infant Son


POWERS

Andrew Jackson

Jan 03 1843

Aug 1846

Son of William Carroll & Eliza Jane (Curry) Powers

POWERS

Catharine (McSwarim)

Sep 17 1789

Sep 1846

Wife of Elijah P. Powers

Mother of William Carroll, Lecuffa, Lewis Barker, Andrew Jackson, Elijah J. (sometimes called Elijah Jr.), & Francis Marion Powers

Came to State of Coahuila, Mexico (later Texas) in 1834 with her husband and 6 sons, and registered in Sterling Clack Robertson's Colony at its seat of government, Sarahville de Viesca, site of which is in present-day Falls County, Texas

POWERS

Elijah J.

Aug 26 1824

Jan 13 1861

Son of Elijah P. & Catharine (McSwarim) Powers

Often called Elijah Jr. although his middle initial and that of his father are different

Married to Winnie (Taylor) Powers
 

After the death of Elijah J Powers,  Winnie (Taylor) Powers married 2nd, Pleasant M. Beal. 
Winnie (Taylor) Beal died Feb 22, 1901 and is buried in Covington Cemetery, Falls Co, TX.

POWERS

Elijah P.

Apr 24 1792

Nov 1850

Often called Elijah, Sr. although his middle initial and that of his son are different

Married 1st to Catharine (McSwarim) Powers

Father of William Carroll, Lecuffa, Lewis Barker, Andrew Jackson, Elijah J. (sometimes called Elijah Jr.), & Francis Marion Powers

Married 2nd to Sarah Huffman Powers

Came to State of Coahuila, Mexico (later Texas) in 1834 with his wife and 6 sons, and registered in Sterling Clack Robertson's Colony at its seat of government, Sarahville de Viesca, site of which is in present-day Falls County, Texas

POWERS

Eliza Jane (Curry)

Dec 23 1823

Jan 05 1869

Daughter of Thomas F. & Matilda (Rogers) Curry.  Came to State of Coahuila, Mexico which is in present-day Falls County, Texas

Wife of William Carroll Powers

POWERS

Elizabeth Penelope (Curry)

Sep 09 1830

No Date

Daughter of Thomas F. & Matilda (Rogers) Curry

Wife of Francis Marion Powers Sr.

Date of death is not on tombstone but she was alive in 1892

POWERS

Francis Marion Sr.

Aug 14 1826

Jan 14 1877

Son of Elijah P. & Catharine (McSwarim) Powers

Husband of Elizabeth Penelope (Curry) Powers

POWERS

Laura Lee

Jul 04 1861

Mar 1872


POWERS

Martha “Mattie”

Dec 28 1865

Jun 03 1866


POWERS

Sarah Huffman

Jul 12 1815

Jun 15 1863

Married 1st to Solomon Huffman.  Children of Sarah & Solomon Huffman were Lenora, Henry, Blunt Richard, Tennessee, Jane, Nicholas W., Elisa, & Safronia Huffman

Married 2nd to Elijah P. Powers

POWERS

Susan G.

Oct 19 1851

Aug 28 1852

Daughter of Francis Marion & Elizabeth Penelope (Curry) Powers

POWERS

Tabor

Oct 20 1867

Mar 10 1872


POWERS

Thomas

Aug 14 1846

Sep 1846

Infant Son of William Carroll & Eliza Jane (Curry) Powers

POWERS

William Carroll

Jun 07 1816

Jun 01 1866

Son of Elijah P. & Catharine (McSwarim) Powers

Husband of Eliza Jane (Curry) Powers

POWERS

William L.

Sep 04 1847

Dec 21 1869


RIGBY

W. B.

May 27 1820

Feb 28 1888


ROGERS

Matilda J.

Jul 17 1859

Apr 25 1875

Wife of J. W. Rogers

TAYLOR

Elijah R.

No Date

Jun 17 1861

Brother of William J. Taylor
“Aged 52 years”

TAYLOR

Ethel

No Date

1880

This tombstone is almost totally destroyed

TAYLOR

George R.

No Date

No Date

Son of E. R. & Mary Taylor
“Aged 11 years”

TAYLOR

James A.

Jan 01 1874

Jul 01 1874

Son of Reuben & Rebecca (McCall) Taylor

TAYLOR

James K.

Jul 27 1852

Jan 25 1860

Son of William J. & Elizabeth Ann (Aldridge) Taylor

TAYLOR

John T.

May 14 1845

Sep 03 1867

Son of William J. & Elizabeth Ann (Aldridge) Taylor

TAYLOR

Mary

Nov 12 1815

Jan 06 1882


TAYLOR

William J.

Nov 15 1822

Oct 05 1852

1st husband of Elizabeth Ann Aldridge, b 1823 in Autauga Co., Alabama, and whose 2nd husband was John W. Etheridge

Brother of Elijah R. Taylor

TEMPLE

Infant Son of E. T. & C. T. Temple

27 Jul 1896

27 Jul 1896


WATKINS

Willie E.

Jul 20 1866

Apr 19 1867


WEATHERLY

F. A.

no date

Apr 10 1877

Many years a member of the Baptist Church

WEATHERLY

F. J.

Jan 20, 1845

Apr 19 1872


WEATHERLY

R. A.

Nov 25 1814

Dec 18 1873

Birth and death date corrections submitted by Bob Carroll

WOODALL

Jessie

Aug 4 1887

Aug 8 1887

Daughter of F. M. & C. D. Woodall

WOODALL

Lizora

Oct 18 1886

Nov 13 1886

Daughter of F. M. & C. D. Woodall

 

 

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