Old Harrison Chapel


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Founded 1840 by Republic of Texas Pioneers Charles Moores(1776-1852) and wife Mary Harrison, extinct all-faiths chapel where circuit riders served, named for her parents (of South Carolina).  This 5-Acre Family Community Burial plot contains about 100 graves, Mary Charles Moores, and Willis Whitaker were children of American Revolution soldiers.  3 of Moores sons were Texas Rangers, 4 men buried here had Republic of Texas Headrights.  Cemetery Restored 1967 is now only evidence of Mooresville Post Office  Moores Landing was on Sulphur River.

 

 
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Barnes, Dora F.   9/14/1870      2/12/1882

Glover, Henry  7/21/1885     4/3?/1883

McGill, Lillian Douglas   10/19/1873    9/13/18??         Oldest Daughter of J. M. & J. R. McGill

Miller, Stanley  7/26/1883     9/20/1886  Inf. son of J. A. & M. M. Miller  Close Up

MOORE, Henry Lee    3/15/1985    7/28/1998

Moores, Eli H.     4/2/1815     3/?0/188?    E. H. M

Moores, Eli H. Jr.   1/1/1856     2/22/1882   Close UP      E. H. M. Jr.

Moores, Elizabeth

Moores, Frances    Died 2/17/1873   Wife of William M. Moores  Age 16 yrs  Close Up

JMM Footstone

Moores, Maria   1838    1875

Moores, Mary H.   3/4/1851     8/4/1857    Close Up     MHM Footstone

Moores, Matilda   1830   1862

Moores, Minerva A.     1/13/1829     6/8/1868   Wife of Eli H. Moores    MAM Footstone

Moores, Racuel Perry  Died 2/16/1855   Age 5 yrs 11 months   Daughter of Rueben H. H. & Jane Moores

Moores, Rueben H. H.   Died 6/19/18??   Age 54?

Moores, Richard

Moores, Southard

Moores, Stanley  10/8/1867    7/27/1870  Son of R. H. & J. M. Moores

Moores Unknown

Rochell, Mary   9/1?/1836     2/??/1848

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Unknown Stone With Cross

Unknown Three

Unknown Broken Stone

Unknown Broken Stone

JCW Footstone Believe to be Whitaker




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