MATAGORDA CEMETERY BURIALS

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Veteran abbreviations
 

1812 - War of 1812

TXREV - Texas Revolution

CWC - Civil War Confederate Service
CWU - Civil War Union Serivce

VET - Served during peace time or service unknown

KO - Korea

VN - Vietnam

REV - Revolutionary War

WWI - World War I

 WWII - World War II


 

Matagorda Cemetery Burials
 
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NAME

BIRTH DEATH INSCRIPTION VET LOC

Fayle, Donald Wayne (s/o Jesse L. & Ella Mae Stubbs Fayle)

03 Jan 1971 19 Oct 1990     C-103

Fayle, Ella Mae Stubbs (w/o Jesse L. Fayle)

15 Sep 1915 22 Jan 1998      

Ferguson

1923 1989     C-120

Ferguson, Pat (w/o Ray L. Ferguson)

1916 08 Feb 1983      

Ferguson, Ray L. (h/o Pat Ferguson)

30 Dec 1916 07 Mar 1985     C-119

Fisher, Ann Pleasants (w/o Samuel Rhodes Fisher)

16 Jan 1796 21 Oct 1862 In memory of Ann Pleasants Fisher   D-047

Fisher, Coleman (s/o Samuel W. & Elizabeth Ophelia Fisher)

  19 Jun 1855 Infant son of Samuel W. and Elizabeth Ophelia Fisher Died June 19th, 1855 Age 18 months As the sweet flower that accents the morning But whithers in the rising day Thus lovely was this infant's dawn Thus swiftly fled its life away   D-059

Fisher, Elizabeth Ophelia (w/o Samuel W. Fisher)

17 Jun 1823 30 Apr 1877 Sacred to the memory of Eliza O. Fisher   D-062

Fisher, Elizabeth Rhodes (d/o Samuel Rhodes & Ann Pleasants Fisher)

  1836 Infant daughter of Samuel Rhodes and Ann Fisher   D-045

Fisher, Henry Mansfield (s/o Samuel William & Elizabeth Ophelia Fisher)

1862 24 Oct 1862 Son of S. W. and E. O. Fisher Age 6 mos   D-060

Fisher, Samuel Rhodes (h/o Ann Pleasants Fisher)

31 Dec 1794 14 Mar 1839   TXREV D-046

Fisher, Samuel William (h/o Elizabeth Ophelia Fisher)

29 May 1819 15 Sep 1874 Gone Home CWC D-061

Ford, George Albert

13 Jun 1867 20 Jun 1911      

Foster, Lela Mae

06 Jul 1906* 12 Dec 1981      

Foster, Mattie (d/o A. J. & C. Foster)

29 Sep 1868 19 Mar 1881 In memory of daughter of A. J. and C. Foster Age 12 yrs 5 mos 19 days Farewell, beloved, farewell   D-106

Foster, Sallie (d/o A. J. & C. Foster)

23 Jan 1873 08 Jul 1875 In memory of daughter of A. J. and C. Foster Age 2 yrs 5 mos 15 days Angels guard her sleep   D-107

Franklin, Celestina Sylvia

17 Nov 1909 17 Nov 1991     C-127

Franz, Arthur

1880 13 Nov 1893 Son of G. & M. Franz Died November 13, 1893 Age 13 yrs 3 mos Our darling boy has flown to rest, And waiting for us to come   B-016

Franz, Minnie Alice Gottschalk (w/o William R. "Uncle Billy" Franz)

06 Apr 1866 09 Aug 1932 Asleep in Jesus   D-137

Franz, Samuel Joseph

09 Sep 1867 15 Feb 1935      

Franz, Silas C.

02 Feb 1889 13 Mar 1959 Texas Wag. Sup. Co. 360 Inf. 90 Div. World War I WWI D-138

Franz, William R. "Uncle Billy" (h/o Minnie Alice  Gottschalk Franz)

29 Aug 1858 20 Jul 1949 Asleep in Jesus   D-136

Freeman, Henry T. (h/o Nora A. Phillips Freeman)

17 Jan 1883 13 May 1968     D-144

Freeman, Nora A. Phillips (w/o Henry T. Freeman)

27 Aug 1883 01 May 1961     D-145

Fritzsching, Ernest R. (h/o Norma Angeline Cleveland Fritzsching)

19 Jan 1912* 31 Jan 1987*     D-207

Fritzsching, Norma Angeline Cleveland (w/o Ernest Robert Fritzsching)

13 Sep 1920 17 Mar 2013      

Fry, Joseph Talbot pic

10 Jul 1867 23 Aug 1872 Son of J. T. & E. R. Fry Born July 10, 1867 Died Aug. 23, 1872 Cold in the dust this perished heart may lie, But that which warmeth once shall never die.   E-111

Fuller, William H.

03 Oct 1925 24 Oct 2004   WWII
KO
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Funk, Jacob

  Age 80     A-036

Funk, Martin J.

13 Apr 1838 24 Feb 1912 Simply to thy cross I cling Born Bavaria, Germany Here I lay my burden down Change the cross into the crown. CWC E-044

Fuselier, Hwitte Francis "Frenchie" (h/o Dolly Fuselier)

20 Jul 1924 08 Mar 1995   WWII C-128

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NAME

BIRTH DEATH INSCRIPTION VET LOC

Gaconet, Clarence R.

29 Mar 1919* 07 Sep 1992*     D-130

Gaconnet, Iris Belva Holland

08 Jan 1925 30 Jan 2007      

Gaconnet, Randi

07 Jul 1964 17 Apr 2011 In Loving Memory Gone Fishin' in the Bays of Heaven    

Garcia, Dora S. (d/o Jesus & Francisca Sandoval Garcia)

03 Aug 1913 14 Oct 1934 Blessed are the merciful   A-101

Garcia, Fransisca Sandoval

05 Oct 1873 27 Apr 1948 Blessed are the merciful [dc: dob 1874]   A-098

Garcia, Jesus B.

1858 1937 Blessed are the merciful   A-102

Garcia, Urbano

  12 Jul 1920 Aqui Yacen los restos del nino Urbano Garcia Que fallecio el dia 12 de Julio 1920 a la liedad de 11 anos un mes 17 dias Q. E. P. D.   A-100

Gartica, Gene (h/o Maggie Gartica)

14 Feb 1935 10 Jan 1992     A-159

Gartica, Harvey Gene

07 Oct 1956* 17 Oct 2009*      

Gartica, Jeffery

22 Jan 1959 17 Aug 2003      

Gartica, Leonard (s/o Leonard & Marget? Royster Gartica)

23 May 1923 07 Aug 1932      

Gartica, Maggie Woods (w/o Gene Gartica)

05 Sep 1936 02 Sep 1995     A-159B

Gartica, Leno (h/o Roxie Ware Gartica)

23 Oct 1899 19 Aug 1992     A-158

Gartica, Maggie Woods

05 Sep 1936 02 Sep 1995      

Gartica, Wallace (s/o Leno & Roxie Ware Gartica)

31 Dec 1933 02 Jul 1954     A-011

Gatson, Albert Joseph

29 Jun 1900 24 Jan 1976     C-116

Gavender, Joseph "Joe"

25 Feb 1864 26 Dec 1952     B-152

Gee, Clara

20 Nov 1894 25 Aug 1951     A-047

Gee, Shirley

28 Aug 1897 24 Aug 1957 Texas PVT CO D 513 SUC BN ENGR CORPS World War I WWI A-046

George, Albert Lamar

18 Dec 1893 16 Nov 1976 Saddler, US Army World War I WWI E-249

George, Alice Mabel

11 Mar 1899 05 Jun 1967     E-107

Gervais, Sinclair David

1779 1838   1812 E-284

Gibson, Edwin A.

31 Oct 1855 29 Jul 1923     D-310

Gibson, Felix Francis

  1857 Rest to the Soul   D-088

Gibson, Henry

1845 31 Dec 1863   CWC B-022

Gibson, Mary, Mrs.

  27 Aug 1858 Wife of Henry Gibson Age 58 years   D-086

Gibson, Mignon A.

06 Feb 1896 05 Mar 1977     B-89B

Gibson, Peter Coffee

  03 Jul 1858  Age 27 yrs We call dead, but oh We know he dwells where Living waters flow   D-087

Gibson, Thomas Alvin (h/o Mignon Arthur Gibson)

06 Sep 1891 29 Sep 1966 Into thy hands I commend my spirit WWI B-089

Gilson, William A.

      CWC UNK

Gilmer, Alma Darline Harman (w/o Joyce L. Gilmer)

11 Jan 1930 21 May 1997      

Gilmer, Joyce L., Jr. (h/o Alma Darline Harman Gilmer)

20 Feb 1926 26 Oct 1996   WWII C-105-3

Gilmore, Clarence E. (s/o James M. & Mary C. Nanie Gilmore)

25 Nov 1883 14 Oct 1918     D-194

Gilmore, Della B.

1882 1972     D-222

Gilmore, Hugh Bomor (w/o Hugh Murray & Nona Elizabeth Gilmore)

05 Aug 1926 08 Aug 1926 [Death certificate has no place of burial, but family was living in Matagorda at time of death and parents are buried at Matagorda Cemetery]    

Gilmore, Hugh Murray

18 Jan 1891 29 Dec 1955 Wagoneer Sup Co 360 Inf World War I WWI C-075

Gilmore, James Douglas

12 Apr 1893 24 Mar 1955     D-197

Gilmore, James M. (h/o Mary C. Nanie Gilmore)

1850 1929     D-195

Gilmore, Lucian Potter

01 Mar 1881 05 Dec 1926     D-223

Gilmore, Mary C. Nanie (w/o of James M. Gilmore)

26 Mar 1864 12 Dec 1921 [death certificate gives year of birth as 1863]   D-196

Gilmore, Minnie Clair Gottschalk (w/o Clarence Gilmore)

14 May 1888 07 Feb 1955     D-193

Gilmore, Nona Elizabeth

22 Jun 1895 20 Apr 1984     C-118

Ginetis, Peter K. (h/o Victoria Ginetis)

  Mar 1916 [dc: age about 46]   UNK

Ginetis, Victoria (w/o Peter K. Ginetis)

  Mar 1916 [dc: age about 32]   UNK

Gonzales, Leticia

1977 03 Feb 1990     C-105

Gonzales, Mateo

17 Nov 1925 01 Mar 1930 Dedicado por sus padrinos   A-077

Gonzales, Refugio

04 Jul 1862 05 Feb 1910     A-050

Godfrey, Alvin

05 Oct 1904 13 Aug 1974     A-109

Gormey, Carl Edward (h/o Charlene Huntsman Gormey)

22 Aug 1924 15 Dec 1999   WWII D

Gormey, Lynn Dolph

26 Jun 1900* 12 Jan 1986*     D-286

Gosling, Elmer Phillips

10 Feb 1904* 19 Apr 1987*     D-329

Gottschalk, Annie Catherine Zipprian (w/o Gustave Leopold Gottschalk)

14 Dec 1860 25 Aug 1935 Mother   E-160

Gottschalk, Bertha B.

01 Aug 1897 30 Dec 1972     E-276

Gottschalk, Edward Arthur

15 Sep 1866 02 Apr 1967     E-001

Gottschalk, Frona, Mrs. pIC

07 Nov 1839 19 Jun 1904 Though thou art gone, Fond memory clings to thee.   D-140

Gottschalk, Gus D.

20 Aug 1883 22 Mar 1952     E-178

Gottschalk, Gustave Leopold (h/o Annie Catherine Zipprian Gottschalk)

20 Oct 1856 22 May 1936 Father   E-159

Gottschalk, Henry Rugeley

21 Sep 1892 09 Aug 1961   WWI E-161

Gottschalk, John Conrad (h/o Dorothy Lee Klipple Gottschalk)

31 May1892 21 Nov 1937     E-162

Gottschalk, Vera Burke

27 Apr 1895 19 Feb 1985     E-240

Gove, Emily (w/o Humphrey P. Gove)

1834 1926 [dc: 09 Mar 1839 - 30 Dec 1925]   D-14

Gove, Humphrey P. (h/o Emily Gove)

1832 1877   CWC D-013

Green, Cal

06 Mar 1894 16 Jun 1971     A-026

Green, Eldridge, Sr.

20 Aug 1924 30 Aug 1971 Texas PFC US Army World War II WWII A-015

Green, Emma P. Hawkins

11 Sep 1876 10 Dec 1960 Eternity Be Thou My Refuge   A-009

Green, General, Sr.

Dec 1847 19 Mar 1913     A?

Green, Harry (s/o General & Rebecca Mills Green)

May 27 Feb 1927 Texas Wagoneer 801 Pioneer in Feb. 27, 1927 [dc: 25 Feb 1927] WWI A-027

Green, Henry Lee

04 Dec 1878 08 Jan 1937     B-225

Green, Hester Holt, Mrs.

1869 28 Sep 1915      

Griggs, Nettie

01 Dec 1892 22 Nov 1961     A-041

Griggs, William

14 Jun 1896 11 Jul 1965 Age 69 y's 0 mos. 29 days   A-011

Grisham, Virginia A. Kain

08 Sep 1927 18 Nov 2006      

Grover, Courtney Perry (h/o Janette Grover)

16 Sep 1916 29 Oct 1985   V E-218

Grover, Marian "Bub" Bruce (w/o Courtney Perry Grover)

25 Mar 1922 04 Nov 1979 In God's Care   E-217

Grover, Martha (d/o Courtney & Marian "Bub" Bruce Grover)

23 Mar 1958 27 Mar 1958     E-110

Guilbeau, Joe Kadel Berg (w/o Joseph Allen Guilbeau, Sr.)

31 Dec 1899/1900 18 May 1991     E-233

Guilbeau, Joseph Allen, Jr., Dr.

23 Oct 1923 01 Oct 1974 M. D.   E-231

Guilbeau/Gilbeau, Joseph Allen, Sr. (h/o Joe Kadel Berg Guilbeau)

04 Mar 1897 25 Jul 1986     E-232

Guzman, Maria Severa

08 Nov 1929   Nina Maria Severa Guzman Nacio el dia 8 de Noviembre de 1929 y Fallecio el 10 de sus padres Facio Guzman & Natalia U. de Guzman Dedican este Recuerdo [dc: 08 Nov 1924 - 10 Aug 1925]   A-071

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NAME

BIRTH DEATH INSCRIPTION VET LOC

Hagerman, Darrell Lee "Bing" (h/o Virgie Hagerman)

19 Feb 1917* 28 Oct 1982 MOMM 3 US Navy World War II WWII C-080

Hagerman, Virgie Mae Drake (w/o Darrell Lee "Bing" Hagerman)

24 Oct 1923 30 Nov 2008      

Haley, Evelyn McNabb Baker (w/o 1 Charles Bryan Baker Sr.; 2 James Donald Haley)

20 Aug 1915 14 May 2008      

Haley, James Donald (h/o Evelyn McNabb Baker Haley)

26 Jul 1917 13 Sep 2005   WWII D

Hall, Patricia Kay Fayle (w/o Larry Lee Hall)

21 Sep 1943 05 Sep 1987     C-102

Hamilton, J. Sargent

    Age 18 months   E-037

Hamilton, James Sargent

      CWC UNK

Hanson, Desborough

22 Nov 1872 05 Dec 1956     D-229

Hardeman, James Henry

      CWC UNK

Hardwick, Dargell L., Jr.

27 Aug 1949 28 Apr 1999   CWC D

Hardwick, Margie Nell

07 Oct 1931 16 Feb 2010      

Hargrove, Tonja PIC

1959 2012      

Harrison, James J. (h/o Lola Violet Duke Harrison)

01 Sep 1881 12 Apr 1952     E-148

Harrison, Lola Violet Duke (w/o James J. Harrison)

21 Oct 1895 28 Jan 1947     E-147

Harvey, Elizabeth

09 Sep 1792 06 May 1882 Mother   D-073

Hauff, Kenneth Earl

19 Jun 1928 07 Sep 1986     B-229

Hauff, Maudie Mae Hadley (w/o Phillip F. Hauff)

20 Aug 1905 08 Jan 2000  Mother   B-231

Hauff, Phillip F. (h/o Maudie Mae Hadley Hauff) PIC

11 Jun 1900 03 Nov 1976 "Beloved" Father   B-230

Hauk, Clara Lee Green (w/o Edward Louis Hauk)

24 May 1913 28 Oct 2006     B-224

Hauk, Edward Lewis (h/o Clara Lee Green Hauk) PIC

11 Sep 1913 04 Jan 1990     B-223

Havard, Geraldyne Ryman (w/o Henry Douglas Havard

17 Jun 1916 14 Jun 2010     B

Havard, Henry Douglas (h/o Geraldyne Ryman Havard)

27 Jul 1910 05 Feb 2000   WWII B

Hawes, Annie Green (w/o Emmit Mason Hawes)

04 Jul 1904 26 Aug 1995      

Hawes, Emmit Mason (h/o Annie Green Hawes)

06 May 1888 14 Nov 1967 Texas PVT MED DEPT World War I WWI A-105

Hawkins, Dorothy

15 Sep 1910 05 Jan 1971     A-003

Hawkins, Willie

25 Sep 1905 23 Oct 1969     D-074

Head, Lotus Ione Walker Montague

16 Nov 1945 16 Jan 2010      

Hefford, Joseph T. pic

17 Dec 1789 14 May 185- A native of England   D-123

Hefford, Louisa

        D-124

Henderson, Trubie J. Bryant

1933 20 Jul 1979* Loving Memory   E-229

Henneke, Paul H. "Grump"

16 Feb 1954 18 Nov 2010   Vet  

Henry, Rosalie

1936 04 Apr 1986*     D-324

Hernandez, Isabel L.

08 Jul 1922 08 May 2007      

Hernandez, Juan Carlos

27 Nov 1979 18 Mar 2003      

Hill, Mintie J. Robinson

03 Jun 1873 10 Sep 1945 Wife; At Rest   A-001

Hillard, Sallie PIC

  03 Jan 1853 Daughter of Wm. and Caroline E. Hillard Died Jan. 3, 1853 Age 1 yr 7 days   B-078

Hines, A. D.

1840 31 Dec 1863   CWC B-022

Hinklen, James Arthur (s/o Charles & Barbara Lacy Hinklen)

25 Feb 1975 26 Feb 1975 Angel Child   C-098

Hodges, Amelia (w.o Galen Hodges)

30 Jul 1808 22 Nov 1881 Sacred to the memory of Amelia, the much loved wife of Galen Hodges, Born July 30, 1808 Died Nov. 22, 1881 Age 72 yrs She was a kind and affectionate Wife, a fond mother, and friend to all.   C-044

Hodges, Galen (h/o of Amelia Hodges)

18 Sep 1812 10 May 1884 Sacred to the memory of Galen Hodges Born Sept. 18, 1912 Died May 10, 1884 An honest man. God's noblest work rests here. The kind companion and the friend sincere. His ear from suffering never turned away Through all the changes of life's lengthened day. CWC C-043

Holmes, Grace Melvin (w/o W. H. Holmes)

05 Sep 1889 17 Dec 1952     C-071

Holt, Elizabeth P., Mrs.

03 Feb 1814 07 Jan 1887 Born in Belfast, Ireland Died Matagorda, Texas Gone Home Asleep in Jesus   B-017

Holt, Frank

06 Sep 1905 29 Dec 1959     A-010

Holt, George A. (h/o Delores Holt)

30 Apr 1929 24 Jun 1998   WWII A

Holt, Helen Matilda Wilkinson (w/o John Francis Holt)

08 Oct 1839 04 May 1928     D-179

Holt, Jack, Jr.

08 Oct 1920 07 Jul 1986   WWII A-111

Holt, John Francis (h/o Helen Matilda Wilkinson Holt)

28 Apr 1838 31 Mar 1921   CWC D-178

Holt, John W.

02 May 1920 02 May 1988     A-145

Holt, Larry Darnell

c1966 24 Feb 2010 [died at age 33]    

Holt, Murray

19 Nov 1922* 29 Jul 1984*   WWII A

Holzaepfel, Norma Beth Watkins (w/o Richard Carman Holzaepfel)

13 Aug 1934 07 Feb 2011      

Holzaepfel, Richard Carman (h/o Norma Beth Watkins Holzaepfel)

13 Mar 1930 18 Feb 2014      

Hood, Vadyse Bedford (w/o William Bond Hood) PIC

03 Jan 1905 21 Aug 1989     B-130B

Hood, William Bond (h/o Vadyse Bedford Hood) PIC

31 Oct 1893 23 Oct 1958   WWI B-130

Horton, Albert C.

1793 Oct 1965 In memory of Albert C. Horton Born in Georgia in 1793 Died in Matagorda in Oct. 1865 A soldier of the Texas revolution and the first Lieut. Governor of Texas A true patriot and faithful in all the relations of life. TXREV D-024

Howard, Jessie Lawrence

1850 03 Sep 1924 [dc: 74 years; s/o Samuel Green & Nancy Jane Parker Howard]   D-122

Howard, Lois Simmons, Mrs.

13 Dec 1924 05 Sep 1962 Age 37 yrs 11 mos. 22 days   E-173

Howell, A. R.

      CWC UNK

Howell, Joyce N.

1845 31 Dec 1863   CWC B-022

Howerton, Michael Lewis

17 Apr 1977 12 Feb 2001      

Howerton, Roy Louis "Fuzzy"

13 Feb 1960 06 Nov 2007      

Hudson, James M.

06 Nov 1849 17 Jul 1923      

Hudson, Littie Darlene Shipman (w/o Jerry Swindall)

10 Oct 1953 13 Feb 2006      

Huggins, Noah M.

02 Oct 1902 20 Feb 1971     D-209

Hughes, Elizabeth

Dec 1833 02 May 1914 Born Richmond, Va. Dec. 1833; Matagorda May 2, 1914; Age 80 yrs. 4 months   A-040

Hunter, Frederick W. "Pat"

26 Jun 1906 14 Jan 1925     E-021

Hunter, Linnie Marie Tagert

20 Sep 1895 23 Oct 1965 Age 70 yrs   E-175

Hunter, Thomas Allen

03 Dec 1904 15 Nov 1995     E-201

Hustead, Irma Berg (w/o William Elmer "Bill" Husted)

26 Mar 1892 28 Aug 1978     E-234

Hustead, William Elmer "Bill" (h/o 2 Irma Berg)

09 Feb 1881 15 Sep 1931     E-018

Hustead, William Guy

13 Jul 1913 14 Apr 1995   WWII E

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NAME

BIRTH DEATH INSCRIPTION VET LOC

Inglehart, Bertha E. Baxter

01 Dec 1873 31 Jan 1960     E-086

Inglehart, Catherine Civil Selkirk (w/o Edward J. Inglehart)

21 Nov 1849 02 Jun 1924 Wife of E. J. Inglehart "Blessed are the pure in heart."   E-088

Inglehart, Edward Roland

17 Jul 1872 27 Mar 1957     E-085

Inglehart, Edward Julius (Catherine Civil Selkirk Inglehart)

28 Apr 1835 26 Oct 1910 At rest CWC E-087

Inglehart, Jesse Harold PIC

03 Jan 1875 05 Sep 1964     B-178

Inglehart, Julian Theodore

07 Jan 1885 06 Jul 1967     E-089

Inglehart, Leonard C.

04 Feb 1907 03 Aug 1978   WWII E-211

Inglehart, Lucy Eleanor (w/o Jesse Harold Inglehart) PIC

14 Dec 1877 21 Jul 1963     B-179

Ingram, Ira

18 Aug 1788 22 Sep 1837 First Alcalde of Matagorda Municipality, 1834 Member of the Congress of the Republic. First Speaker of the House of Representatives 1836, Pioneer Patron of public school. Born in Vermont, August 18, 1788 Died September 22, 1837; Erected by the State of Texas 1936 TXREV E-129

Ingram, Seth

19 Jun 1790 12 May 1857 Sergeant 11th Regiment U. S. Infantry War of 1812, One of Austin's Surveyors Laid out the town of San Felipe. Born in Vermont, June 19, 1790 Died May 12, 1857; Erected by the State of Texas 1936 1812 E-128

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