Matagorda County, Texas Brands and Marks

301 - 400

General Information

 

 


 

#

Name

Mark

Recorded

Notes

0301

Lewis Cornell Axson

Upper bit in the right ear Mar 14, 1854  
0302

Mrs. Elizabeth Dawdy

Crop and half under crop in the left ear Apr 27, 1854  
0303

Thomas D. Lang

Half upper crop in the right ear Apr 29, 1854  
0304

Louisa H. Wilson

Smooth crop upper &  under bit in the left ear and  a swallow fork in the right ear Apr 29, 1854  
0305

Charles K. Reese

Swallow fork in each ear May 1, 1854  
0306

Phinehas James

Smooth crop & an under bit in the right ear and a smooth crop and an  under slope in the left ear May 9, 1854  
0307

Columbus & Elijah Roberts

Swallow fork & under bit in the right ear and an under bit in the left Jun 1, 1854  
0308

Thomas Decrow

Smooth crop of right ear and a slit in the left Jun 2, 1854  
0309

Samuel Raymond

Half upper crop in the right ear and a half under crop in the left ear Jun 5, 1854  
0310

M. E. L. Layton

Crop off of the left ear and a split in the right ear Jun 19, 1854  
0311

D. Hardeman

Smooth crop off the right ear, and a half under crop in the left Jul 5, 1854  
0312

R. J. Roberts

Upper half crop & an under bit in each ear Jul 5, 1854 See Record Book J, p 381 also Brand & Mark No. 538
0313

Philemon H. Petty, Jr.

Swallow fork and two under bits in the right ear and a swallow fork & under bit in the left ear Jul 8, 1854  
0314

John Kurtnocker

Slit in each ear Jul 26, 1854  
0315

Joseph Meierhaver

Swallow fork and an upper & under bit in each ear Jul 29, 1854  
0316

Mrs. Ann Meierhaver

  Jul 29, 1854  
0317

Charles F. Cheesman

Smooth crop and two slits in each ear Jul 29, 1854  
0318

Catharine E. Wadsworth

Two splits in right ear and a swallow fork and an under bit in the left Jul 29, 1854  
0319

Thomas M. Wadsworth

Two splits in the right ear and a swallow fork & under bit in the left Jul 29, 1854  
0320

Alexander B. Gyles

Crop off the right ear and an upper & under bit in left ear Aug 1, 1854  

 

 

#

Name

Mark

Recorded

Notes

0321

Caroline Mehrman

Smooth crop off each ear Aug 14, 1854 Relinquished See No. 458
0322

John Rusler

Upper half crop in the right ear and a split in the left Sep 7, 1854 Sold to H. P. Gove 1857
0323

J. W. Granger

  Nov 27 1854 Relinquished in favor of Minna Jane Cheesman July 12 1866

Matagorda 18th Novr 1854 This is to certify that I, J. W. Granger have sold to F. Cheesman for the sum of Twenty five dollars my entire Stock of Cattle now running in Bay Prairie with the mark and brand as follows--Mark an under bit on the left ear and two slits in the right - Branded 50 J. W. Granger

0324

Minnie [Minna] Jane Cheesman

Under bit and slit in each ear Nov 27, 1854  
0325

Arthur Basset Cheesman

Under bit & slit in either ear and an over bit & slit in the other ear Nov 27, 1854  
0326

Erastus Yeaman [Yeamans]

Smooth crop off the left ear and a swallow fork in the right ear Mar 30, 1855  
0327

John E. Davis

Upper slope off of each ear and an under bit out of either Apr 1, 1855  
0328

Edwin P. Layton

Crop & an upper bit out of one ear & a shallow fork & an upper and under bit of the other ear Apr 30, 1855 Relinquished See 396
0329

E. A. Deming

Smooth crop off the left ear and a half under crop in the right ear May 1, 1855 Relinquished
0330

James Duncan

Crop and hole in the right ear-and a swallow fork in the left May 1, 1855  
0331

Ann Thompson

  May 12, 1855  
0332

William H. Sterling

Crop off each ear and a split in the right ear May 12, 1855  
0333

John Zipprian

Over bit in the right ear and an under bit in the left ear May 16, 1855  
0334

Conrad Franz

Upper bit out of each ear May 21, 1855 Sold to Alex Burkhart
0335

Sarah B. Sojourner

Swallow fork and under bit in the right ear and an under slope in the left May 21, 1855  
0336

John Tilley Morgan

Upper bit out of the left ear May 22, 1855  
0337

John McDonald

Upper and under bit out of either ear May 26, 1855  
0338

Frederick Vogg

Large under bit out of either one of the ears May 26, 1855  
0339

Joseph Gillett

Smooth crop off the right ear Jun 7, 1855  
0340

John Elliott, Jr.

Smooth crop & under bit in the left ear and the right ear pointed Jun 20, 1855  


 


 

#

Name

Mark

Recorded

Notes

0341

F. Waldmann's Estate
1st Community

Smooth crop off the right ear and an over slope in the left Jun 20, 1855 Sold to A. H. Pierce Sep 10, 1868
0342

John Maloney

Two under bits out of the right ear Jun 20, 1855  
0343

Thomas W. Bundick

Under slope off each ear and an upper bit out of each ear Jun 23, 1855  
0344

The children of: John & Catharine Williams

Smooth crop off of each ear Jun 30, 1855  
0345

James P. Wheaton

Crop and a split in the left ear and a split in the right ear Jun 30, 1855  
0346

Robert H. Williams

Crop and under bit in the right ear and a swallow fork in the left ear Jul 2, 1855  
0347

Elias Baxter

Crop off the right ear and a swallow fork and under bit in the left ear Jul 3, 1855  
0348

William Baxter, Jr.

Swallow fork in the left ear and a drop or dangle in the right ear Jul 3, 1855  
0349

Mrs. Mitchell and her three children viz Isabel W., Anna F., & Nannie F. S. Waldmann

Over bit in the right ear and an over slope in the left ear Jul 13, 1855  
0350

Emely P. & Susan Roberts

Swallow fork and an under bit in the right ear and an under bit in the left ear Jul 13, 1855  
0351

John W. Hill, Jr.

Square crop off the left ear Aug 13, 1855  
0352

John Francis Holt

Two slits in the right ear Aug 13, 1855  
0353

Julia & William Rimond [Ryman]

Smooth crop and two slits in the right ear and a smooth crop & one slit and an upper & under bit in the left Aug 15, 1855  
0354

John A. Stewart

Smooth crop & hole in the right ear and an under slope in the left Aug 25, 1855  
0355

Susannah Williams

Swallow fork in each ear and an under bit in the right ear Sep 27, 1855  
0356

Robert Andrew Williams

Swallow fork in each ear and an under bit out of the right ear Sep 27, 1855  
0357

John Eidlebaugh [Eidlebach]

Upper half crop out of each ear Oct 4, 1855  
0358

Catharine Seringo & her children

Upper and under bit out of each ear Oct 4, 1855  
0359

Caroline S. Miller

Crop off the right ear and a drop or dangle on theleft ear Oct 11, 1855  
0360

Robert Shears

  Oct 24, 1855 see following

August 29, 1855  Know all men by these presents that I Robert Shears do this day Bargain & Sell to David Randolph all the intire [entire] stock of cattle Branded 9S for the sum of one hundred dollars which payment I hereby acknowledge having received to my entire satisfaction. Robert Shears Witness to payment Alex Burkhart

 


 

#

Name

Mark

Recorded

Notes

0361

Joseph Freckman

Crop off the right ear Nov 8, 1855  
0362

Frank Nolda

Smooth crop off left ear and a crop and a bit out of the end of the right ear Nov 8, 1855  
0363

Frederick Schultz

Square crop off the left ear Dec 8, 1855  
0364

Samuel Raymond

Two slits in the right and a swallow fork in left ear Dec 31, 1855  
0365

Robert Decrow (son of Thos. Decrow)

Under half crop in the left ear Dec 31, 1855  
0366

James Heald

  Jan 8, 1856  
0367

Louisiana E. Hilbert

Smooth crop and an under bit in each ear Jan 8, 1856 Sold by Mrs. Barnett? (Hilbert) to Kilbride & by Kilbride to Mahavier
0368

Alexander Burkhart

Crop and a slit in each ear Feb 23, 1856 This brand is this the 18th day of March transferred to Vallen Meirhoffer [Mahavier?] by sale of stock of cattle.
0369

Christine Dietrich

Swallow fork in the left ear and a split in the right ear Mar 3, 1856  
0370

William H. Gibson

  Apr 12, 1856  
0371

A. W. Thompson

Crop and a slit in the right ear Apr 19, 1856  
0372

John Ziprian Senr

Split in the right ear and a crop and lower corner off the left May 17, 1856  
0373

Frances E. Grimes

Slit in each ear May 27, 1856  
0374

Morand Schmerber

Both ears pointed May 29, 1856  
0375

Antone T. Mierhaver [Mahavier?]

Swallow fork & under bit in the right and an over slope & under bit in the left ear May 29, 1856  
0376

Howard Dunbar

Crop and split in the right ear and an under half crop in the left ear May 30, 1856  
0377

William L. Sartwell

Over slope and under bit in right ear and a smooth crop off of left ear May 30, 1856  
0378

John D. F. Rugeley

Swallow fork in each ear May 31, 1856  
0379

Demis M. Franz

Upper and under bit in the right ear and an upper slope in the left May 31, 1856  
0380

Luke Gove

Upper bit out of each ear Jun 17, 1856  


 

 

#

Name

Mark

Recorded

Notes

0381

John Phillips

Smooth crop off the right ear and a split in the left ear Jun 24, 1856  
0382

Julia C. Mitchell

Smooth crop and under bit in the left ear and an upper bit in the right ear Jul 7, 1856  
0383

Elizabeth Kuykendall

Under half crop in the right ear and an upper half crop in the left ear Jul 11, 1856  
0384

John P. Burkhart

Right ear pointed and a slit in the left ear Jul 14, 1856  
0385

Lorina Cleveland

Smooth crop off of each ear Jul 18, 1856 Relinquished
0386

Annie R. O. Deming

Smooth crop off of the right ear and a crop & under half crop in the left ear Jul 22, 1856 Sold & Transferred to Mary Fanny Pierce A. H. Pierce
0387

John R. Deming

Smooth crop in the right ear and an under bit in the left ear Jul 22, 1856 Sold to R. A. Hasbrook
0388

Norman Savage

Over slope and an under bit in each ear Jul 23, 1856  
0389

Thomas E. DeCrow

Smooth crop of the right and an upper bit in the left Aug 1, 1856  
0390

Jeremiah McDonald

Over slope in the right ear and a smooth crop in the left Aug 4, 1856  
0391

Jesse S. Gordon

Crop and slit in the right ear and a swallow fork in the left ear Sep 10, 1856  
0392

John L. Cochran

Swallow fork in the right ear and two under bits in the left Sep 25, 1856  
0393

Florida Roberts

Swallow fork and an under bit in the right ear and an upper bit and swallow fork in the left ear Sep 30, 1856  
0394

F. J. Carothers

Swallow fork in the right ear and an upper and under bit in the left ear with a smooth crop Oct 21, 1956  
0395

William H. Williams

Swallow fork in each ear and an under bit in the right ear Nov 14, 1856 Transferred to Columbus Roberts Aug 6, 1863
0396

Edwin P. Layton

Crop and upper bit out of either ear and a swallow fork & an upper and under bit out of the other ear and dewlap cut down Nov 14 1856  
0397

Lorina Cleveland

Smooth crop off of each ear Dec 9, 1856  
0398

Lucy & Catharine Vanslyke

Crop and hole in the right and an under slope in the left ear Dec 9, 1856  
0399

Joseph Freckman

Crop off the right ear Feb 3, 1857  
0400

Nancy Sterry

Smooth crop and slit in each ear Feb 15, 1857 Sold to Mrs. Sylvia Staly See Record Book J p 415



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