MATAGORDA CEMETERY BURIALS

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* Indicates information from the Social Security Death Index.
 


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

Wadsworth, Albert PIC

1813 1862   CWC
PAT
B-123

Wadsworth, Edward PIC

1849 1917     B-120

Wadsworth, Julia Amelia Hodges (w/o William B. Wadsworth)

1846 10 Apr 1899 Sacred to the memory of Julia Amelia, Beloved wife of W. B. Wadsworth Born 1846 - Died 1899 Trembling she let go my hand, Trembling she passed down the strand And out alone on unknown sea, But God is there, His loving care Will guide and keep her through Eternity.   C-042

Wadsworth, Mary Mackey PIC

1817 1862     B-127

Wadsworth, Ned

  23 Dec 1917 [dc: about 67 years old]    

Wadsworth, Ruth Denison

1854 1964     B-128

Wadsworth, Thomas Mackey

1845 31 Dec 1863   CWC B-124

Wadsworth, William Bryant (h/o Julia Amelia Wadsworth)

24 Jun 1843 28 Apr 1911 Born in Matagorda CWC C-041

Walker, Benjamin A.

  Feb 2014      

Walker, Benjamin Aitken

05 Oct 1915 19 Aug 1969     E-127

Walker, Jerry Lee (w/o Hazel Walker)

08 Nov 1934 22 May 1990   KO E-222

Walker, John Leonard "Sleepy" (s/o Lee W. & Pearlie Schmerber Walker)

16 Jun 1911 22 Oct 1927 He is not dead, but sleepeth   E-126

Walker, Lotus Ione [Montague Head]

16 Nov 1945 16 Jan 2010      

Walker, Nina Evelyn Brannon (w/o Benjamin A. Walker)

18 Dec 1914 06 Jun 1991     E-296

Walker, Stacey Ann

21 Apr 1978 1978     E-223

Wall, Sarah (w/o of Gerhard Wall)

25 Sep 1852 18 Oct 1921      

Walton, Benjamin H.

1842 31 Dec 1863   CWC B-022

Ward, Mrs.

        C-90

Ward, Fay

  02 Apr 1950      

Warner, William Henry, Sr. (h/o Jo Ann Walker Warner)

27 Oct 1932 31 Mar 2003   V E

Watkins, Benjamin Brown

10 Oct 1876 14 Mar 1943 Father [dc: dob 1877]   C-006

Watkins, Berry Ross (h/o Minnie Stevens Watkins) pic

1878 1939     D-078

Watkins, Catherine Ann Doss (w/o Wilburn G. Watkins)

26 Sep 1904 03 Apr 1971     E-164

Watkins, Drew W.

1868 1911     E-049

Watkins, Edward Jessie pic

18 Oct 1889 17 Jul 1938     D-080

Watkins, Gus Edward

1904 21 Dec 1967  Aged 63 yrs   C-008

Watkins, Iola Ulavar Raymond (w/o Savage Lincoln Watkins)

20 Sep 1911 03 Jun 1975     C-093

Watkins, J. B. pic

11 Sep 1852 12 Nov 1924 Father At Rest   D-081

Watkins, James Manly pic

17 Apr 1884 03 May 1950     D-082

Watkins, Jewel pic

1906 1908     D-288

Watkins, Keller Ross (s/o M/M Ross Watkins) pic

1912 1915     D-289

Watkins, Lela Viola Gottschalk (w/o William Wilburn Watkins)

09 Mar 1885 03 Dec 1972     E-272

Watkins, Lila J.

24 Nov 1881 29 Jan 1959 Mother   C-007

Watkins, M. L. pic

30 Jan 1853 02 Jul 1926 Mother At Rest   D-250

Watkins, Minnie Stevens (w/o Berry Ross Watkins) pic

01 Jan 1889 09 Nov 1947     D-079

Watkins, Nora Ellen Vogg

04 Aug 1872 01 Feb 1956      

Watkins, Rose Horn pic

08 Feb 1883 12 Mar 1982     D-082B

Watkins, Ross

1912 1915      

Watkins, Savage Lincoln (h/o Iola Ulavar Raymond Watkins)

01 Nov 1905 04 Apr 1988 [Mason]   C-092

Watkins, Wilburn G. (h/o Catherine Ann Doss Watkins)

24 Feb 1905 09 Jul 1972     E-271

Watkins, William Wilburn (h/o Lela Gottschalk Watkins)

05 May 1880 10 Mar 1963     E-163

Watkins, Willie Belle

26 Jun 1907 11 Nov 1984     C-091

Watson, James Samuel PIC

27 Feb 1847 05 Feb 1849     B-183

Watson, Lynn Clayton

27 Sep 1884 29 Jan 1973     C-097

Watson, Mary Anna PIC

10 May 1848 07 Feb 1849     B-184

Watson, Myrtle Duffy

06 May 1894 16 May 1952     C-062

Watson, Randy Steven

23 Mar 1951 19 Mar 1999   VN  

Weaver, Charlie T. (h/o Gwendolyn Sterry Weaver) PIC

18 Jun 1912 03 Feb 1974 F2 USNR World War II WWII B-213

Weaver, Gwendolyn Sterry (w/o Charlie T. Weaver) PIC

15 Feb 1917 02 Apr 1972     B-074

Weaver, Ronald Lee (h/o Cathy Ann Weaver)

03 Jun 1951 08 Dec 2006   VN  

Webb, Spencer Clayton "Buddy" II (h/o Vicky Broomfield)

09 Dec 1948 07 Dec 1988     C-113

Weldon, C.

        E-049

West, Mardell Dewey (h/o Virginia Nell Brntley West)

20 Mar 1929 15 Aug 2011 Married Nov. 14, 1949 - Mason   E

West, Virginia Nell Brantley (w/o Mardell Dewey West)

16 Feb 1929 06 Jan 2011 Married Nov. 14, 1949 - Eastern Star   E

Westbrook, Stephen J.

1951 06 Dec 1991*     C-127

Westbrook, Tommie Jean Weaver (w/o Billie Westbrook)

26 Oct 1933 16 May 2004      

Whitaker, C. J. pic

20 Apr 1920 20 Apr 1920 Our Darling   D-008

White, Isaac M.

05 Aug 1877 25 Jul 1942 Father   D-064

White, Linda Rose

03 Dec 1953 09 Feb 1989     A-022A

White, Mark Shane

02 Jan 1965 23 Dec 1997      

White, Mary E. pic

18 Feb 1855 25 Jul 1855 Children of N. C. and C. White   D-012

White,

  1987      

White, Thomas A. pic

12 Aug 1847 15 Sep 1854 Children of N. C. and C. White   D-011

White, William Peter "Red" (h/o Olla Mae White)

12 Oct 1918 24 May 1998   WWII C

Whitmore, Luezer

16 May 1842 14 Jan 1925 Into thy hands I commend my spirit   D-102

Wightman, Benjamin W.

31 Aug 1755 01 Aug 1830 Landed at Matagorda Jan. 1, 1829 First settlers and first buried in Matagorda Cemetery. [Historical marker] REV
WAR
B-163

Wightman, Esther Randall

14 Dec 1758 20 Jun 1830 Landed at Matagorda Jan. 1, 1829 First settlers and first buried in Matagorda Cemetery. [Historical marker]   B-164

Wilburn, Stanley William

         

Wilburn, Violet E., Mrs. PIC

09 Apr 1895 21 Apr 1920 Come Ye Blessed   B-143

Wilkinson, Ann Bateman, Mrs. (w/o John F. Wilkinson)

07 Dec 1807 08 Apr 1875 In memory of Mrs. Ann Wilkinson Born Franklin, Tenn. Died Matagorda, Texas   D-180

Wilkinson, John F. (h/o Ann Bateman Wilkinson)

  12 Dec 1840 In memory of; Died Matagorda, Texas   D-180

Williams, Amanda

06 May 1888 07 May 1952     A-152

Williams, Aubry

07 Jan 1911* 05 Jan 1988*     D-274

Williams, Caroline L. Yeamans (w/o of James Francis Williams)

09 Apr 1852 14 Dec 1919 At rest   D-041

Williams, Charles

06 Oct 1879 04 Mar 1950     A-151

Williams, Charles "C. P.", Jr.

07 Oct 1911 29 Sep 1976     E-268

Williams, Charles Elmo

12 Apr 1912 07 Dec 1948     A-153

Williams, Charles M.

07 Sep 1932 14 Oct 1983   KO D-287

Williams, Charles P. (h/o Daisy Estelle Phillips Williams)

17 Oct 1873 30 Aug 1950 Father   E-182

Williams, Charles R. "Charlie" (h/o Dena Bell Rebecca Williams)

28 Jun 1895 03 Aug 1962   WWI E-124

Williams, Daisy Estelle Phillips (w/o Charles P. Williams)

31 Dec 1880 18 Jun 1941 Mother   E-183

Williams, Darwin M.

25 May 1893 03 Nov 1954 Texas Sgt. 1 Army Arty Park World War I WWI D-038

Williams, Dena Bell Rebecca (w/o Charles R. "Charlie" Williams)

29 Jan 1909 29 Nov 1955     E-123

Williams, Dinsmore

25 Nov 1899* Mar 1977*      

Williams, Dorothy Janice "Tiny" (w/o C. P. Williams)

17 Feb 1915 25 Aug 1979     E-269

Williams, Dylan Scott (s/o Keith Robert & Bonnie Lee Baker Williams)

02 Apr 1998 30 May 1998      

Williams, Ellen "Wee Bea" Crow (w/o Preston Williams)

03 Nov 1917 12 Feb 2004      

Williams, Gertrude

1909       D-275

Williams, James F. "Jimbo" (h/o Phyllis Hustead Williams)

08 Aug 1908 13 Jan 1988     E-267

Williams, J. H.

02 May 1877 08 Sep 1900 Woodmen of the World Memorial Dum Tacet Clamat   D-040

Williams, James Francis (w/o Caroline L. Yeamans Williams)

12 Jul 1849 30 Nov 1938 At rest   D-251

Williams, Jennie Ochs

01 Jul 1902 11 Sep 1976     B-291

Williams, John May

18 Jan 1891 21 Oct 1918   WWI D-039

Williams, John A.

04 Mar 1851 24 Jan 1920 Born on Matagorda Peninsula Died at Matagorda, Texas Come ye blessed [death certificate gives 15 Mar 1851 as dob]   D-042

Williams, Katherine E.

1828 1914 In memory of our darling mother Katherine E. Williams 1828-1914 We miss thee from thy place, Shadow o'er our life is cast. We miss the sunshine of thy face. We miss thy kind and willing hand, Thy fond and earnest care, Our home is dark without thee--We miss thee everywhere.   C-020

Williams, Laura Green

15 Mar 1914 03 Sep 1951 Mother   A-016

Williams, Leonard

13 Apr 1948 15 Oct 1982     A-117

Williams, Leon

12 Feb 1947 30 Jan 1971     A-014

Williams, Margaret Amanda Stuart (w/o Thomas Atkin Williams)

28 Feb 1884 04 Mar 1933     D-084

Williams, Margaret Elizabeth Baxter (w/o William Elias Williams)

29 Jan 1880 09 Dec 1927     B-002

Williams, Mazie B.

11 Mar 1934 09 Feb 1989     A-22B

Williams, Phyllis Hustead (w/o James F. "Jimbo" Williams)

07 Mar 1912 7 Jul 2007     E-266

Williams, Preston Bruce (h/o Margaret Ellen "Wee Bee" Crow)

05 Jul 1904 16 Apr 1964     E-015

Williams, Raymond Dinsmore

25 Nov 1899 10 Mar 1977     B-190

Williams, Ralph O.

11 Apr 1901 15 Jun 1967 Age 66   A-017

Williams, Thomas Atkin (h/o Margaret Amanda Stuart Williams)

25 Apr 1871 13 Nov 1958     D-085

Williams, William Elias

10 May 1875 21 Aug 1950     B-001

Wilson, Linda Grace Vance (w/o Robert Wilson)

31 Jan 1940 05 Nov 1996     E-302

Winn, A. F.

1884 22 Dec 1931      

Wofford, Ray Allen

16 Dec 1948 04 Jun 1990     D-263

Wood, Carl J. (h/o Louella Y. Wood)

02 Aug 1905 19 Dec 1982 US Navy World War II WWII E-279

Wood, John K.

1892 1967     E-055

Wood, Louella Y. (w/o Carl J. Wood)

22 Jan 1913 27 Oct 1988     E-280

Wood, Mary Bell

1896 1976      

Wormley, Jesse L., Jr.

         

Wormley, Mildred Hawes

25 Dec 1924 22 Mar 2002      

Wright, Buster

25 Feb 1902 26 Nov 1962 I have kept the faith   A-008

Wright, Catherine H. (w/o S. R. Wright)

03 Feb 1812 12 Oct 1890 Wife of Rev. S. R. Wright I know that my redeemer liveth   D-198

Wright, S. R., Rev. (h/o Catherine H. Wright)

    Hic jacet Requiescat in pace   D-199

Wrigley, Henry PIC

  16 Dec 1853 Age 43 in Gonzales Co. Texas A native of England   B-080

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NAME

BIRTH DEATH INSCRIPTION VET LOC

Yeamans, Asa (h/o Jerusha Wightman Yeamans)

11 Oct 1772 Oct 1841     B-080

Yeamans, Asa Horace "Tinker" (h/o Bernice Augsberger Yeamans) pic

19 Feb 1901 12 Apr 1982     E-288

Yeamans, Asa Horace, Jr. (h/o Verna Yeamans)

19 Dec 1935 26 Dec 2010     E?

Yeamans, Bernice Augsberger (w/o Asa Horace "Tinker" Yeamans) pic

24 Aug 1909 28 Jan 1994      

Yeamans, Christine Bullock (w/o Dewey Yeamans) pic

19 Feb 1900 16 Dec 1991     E-260

Yeamans, Dewey (h/o Christine Bullock Yeamans) pic

13 May 1898* 03 Aug 1975*     E-246

Yeamans, M

09 Apr 1936 11 Apr 1936     E-245

Yeamans, Douglas (h/o Bernice Augsberger Yeamans) pic

30 Jul 1904 19 Feb 1932     E-137

Yeamans, Emma Louise Gottschalk (w/o Phillip Yeamans) PIC

09 Mar 1880 04 Oct 1942 Mother   E-136

Yeamans, Emma P.

1903 1924     E-136

Yeamans, Gustaor

1909 1911     B-234

Yeamans, Hazel Bruce (w/o James R. Yeamans)

1911 1969     D-269

Yeamans, Horace, Sr. (h/o Eliza Baxter Yeamans)

05 Jul 1811 30 Apr 1904 In my Father's house are Many mansions. We'll join Thee in that Heavenly land no more to take the part TXREV E-090

Yeamans, James Robert (h/o Hazel Bruce Yeamans)

15 Sep 1907 28 Jan 1979     D-268

Yeamans, Jerusha Wightman (w/o Asa Yeamans)

1776 26 Nov 1844     E-289

Yeamans, Joe

10 Feb 1896 09 Oct 1918 Son Gone, but not forgotten WWI D-051

Yeamans, Joseph, Jr. pic

13 Jul 1843 18 Aug 1928   CWC D

Yeamans, Joseph, Sr. PIC

1810 1895   TXREV D-261

Yeamans, Margaret PIC

1814 1897     D-262

Yeamans, Mary Watkins

1850 1886     D-052

Yeamans, Pauline Bunk (w/o Phillip Yeamans)

19 Jun 1869 03 Jan 1936 Mother Rest in Peace   B-252

Yeamans, Phillip (h/o Emma Louise Gottschalk Yeamans) PIC

09 Mar 1881 20 Jun 1940 Father   E-135

Yeamans, Phillip (h/o Pauline Bunk Williams)

21 Jul 1845 25 Sep 1931 Rest in Peace CWC D-050

Yeamans, Wayne E. (h/o Karen Yeamans)

25 Jul 1943 12 Nov 2013      

Yeamans, Woodrow Wilson pic

01 Feb 1913 27 Jul 1991      

Young, Gladys

27 Dec 1927 04 Dec 1972     D-261

Young, Wonder

22 Sep 1904 06 Aug 1978     A-116

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NAME

BIRTH DEATH INSCRIPTION VET LOC

Zipprian, Catherine Shepherd

23 Apr 1823 15 Feb 1917
Mother He took thee from a world of care, an everlasting bliss to share.
  A-082

Zipprian, Charles W. (h/o Fannie Zipprian)

20 Sep 1875 08 Nov 1955     D-217

Zipprian, Christian (h/o Willhelminea Franz Zipprian)

15 Jan 1843 24 May 1927   CWC C

Zipprian, Edward Edgar (h/o Minnie Belle Smith Zipprian)

17 Sep 1879 23 Apr 1927     C-026

Zipprian, Edward Louis (h/o Helen Bernice Hand Zipprian)

29 Jul 1911 18 Nov 1966     C-088

Zipprian, George Walter (h/o Adelaide Sigmund Zipprian)

01 Jul 1878 07 Jul 1946      

Zipprian, Helen Bernice Hand (w/o Edward Louis Edward)

04 Nov 1911 03 Apr 1985     C-089

Zipprian, Jacob

17 Dec 1857 25 Jan 1913 God's finger touched him and he slept.   A-079

Zipprian, James H. (h/o Nora Zipprian)

20 Jul 1871 20 Jun 1930      

Zipprian, John Conrad (h/o Ethel Ryan Zipprian)

07 Oct 1872 10 Jun 1935     C-029

Zipprian, Louis

        A-080

Zipprian, Marie Louise Yearzley (w/o William Zipprian)

22 Mar 1857 08 Aug 1939     D-216

Zipprian,

        C-028

Zipprian, Willhelminea Franz (w/o Christian Zipprian)

26 Oct 1839 05 Nov 1918     C-027

Zipprian, William (h/o Marie Louise Zipprian)

24 Dec 1849 25 Jun 1931     D-215

 

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