Robertson County TX

 

 

 

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Owensville African American Cemetery

 

From the traffic signal in Franklin, take Farm Road 46 North 3.8 miles to Owensville, turn right at the Owensville Store onto Farm Road 979, proceed about one mile, Owensville Cemetery Road will be on your left. The African American cemetery is located to the right and behind the Owensville Cemetery.

 

Check out the newspaper article from The Eagle, click here.


ALLEN, FREDDIE, 11.6.1898 - 11.14.1976

ALLEN, LEE JR., 3.19.1916 - 4.19.1958

ALLEN, NETTIE, 11.8.1877 - 12.19.1948 

BENNETT, CALLIE E., 11.3.1893 - 4.22.1908, w Katie L.

BENNETT, KATIE L., 1.27.1832 - 5.3.1908, h Callie E. Bennett

BLAKE, ADAM, 3.24.1852 - 1.1.1917

BOLT, FANNIE, ? - 10.2.1954

BOLTON, POLLEY, 1812 - 8.1902, h Jim Bolton

BOONE, ADELINE, 1901 - 1975, h John H. Boone

BOONE, JOHN H., 1879 - 8.27.1962, w Adeline

BOONE, SHERMAN, 10.26.1910 - 2.22.1975

BOONE, WILLIE, 12.18.1912 - 10.10.1944

BOWERS, M. L. C. N., ? - ?, c W. & L. Bowers

BRADIX, HUBBARD, 2.1.1880 - 5.26.1931

BRADLEY, ELLA, 9.12.1862 - 10.27.1898, h Tom Bradley

BRADLEY, ILO LEE, 5.21.1812 - 12.12.1831, h Wilmer Lee Bradley

BRADLEY, WILMER LEE, 2.10.? - 7.15.1934, w Ilo Lee

BRENHAM, HARRY, 3.2.1803 - 12.24.1938

BRENHAM, SALLIE, 9.26.1903 - 3.1920

BROWN, LILLIE MAY, ? - 3.1895

CALVERT, BELL, 2.28.1869 - 2.14.1917, h H. H. Calvert

CALVERT, H. H., 1863 - 1.24.1915, w Bell

CALVERT, MINNIE, 10.3.1897 - 11.3.1940, h Peter Calvert

CALVERT, SAM, 1836 - 3.27.1908

COLE, LOVIE,1880 - 1958

COLLINS, SALLIE, ? - 5.28.1918

COOK, OSCAR, 6.16.1893 - 9.30.1977

CROCKETT, PARLEE, 4.11.1887 - 8.11.1944

CROSS, CAL, 6.11.1840 - 11.1.1882

CROSS, CAROLINE, 12.16.1866 - 1.24.1954

CROSS, EASTER, 11.14.1868 - 9.19.1882 

CROSS, JULIA, 12.7.1896 - 1.30.1967

CROSS, ROBERT H., 7.15.1875 - 5.28.1953

DAVIS, ARTHUR, ? - 1.10.1904

DAVIS, HENRY, 1899 - 1953

DAVIS, JOSEPHINE,1906 - 1957

DEASON, HILLA,1876 - 1924

DEMPSY, EDITH, 1877 - 1946

DRAUGHAN, ADAM, 3.14.1916 - 1950

DRAUGHAN, C. J.,? - 3.31.1941

DRAUGHAN, FRANK, 1871 - 1945

DRAUGHAN, JAMES, ? - 11.5.1934

DRAUGHAN, MARY H., 12.9.1887 - 7.25.1956

DRAUGHAN, MATTIE, 1880 - 1913

DRAUGHAN, STELLA, ? - 11.26.1920

EASTER, CATHERINE, ? - ?, by John Easter

EASTER, JOHN, ? - ?

EASTER, JOHN, 6.10.1835 - 4.27.1897

EASTER, LULER, 12.9.1879 - 1.5.1880

EASTER, MARY A., 8.30.1888 - 10.22.1960

EDWARDS, CLYDE JR., 1.21.1924 - 6.9.1969

ELOMS, TIM, 9.12.1904 - 2.27.1974

FERRELL, AARON,11.4.1885 - 6.25.1896

FERRELL, ESSIE, 7.5.1892 - 10.14.1907, d T. & J. Ferrell

FERRELL, ROSA ANNA, 1831 - 3.14.1881

FERRELL, RUFUS, 1944 - 9.8.1970

FERRELL, SAMUEL, 11.12.1887 - 1.8.1956, US Army

FERRELL, TOM, 1873 - 7.16.1895

GOOSBY, PARTHENIA, ? - 11.27.1926

GREEN, AMANDA, ? - 11.13.1924, h Tom Green

GREEN, OSCAR, 10.6.1881 - 3.6.1909, s Tom & Amanda Green

GREEN, PROFESSOR S. C., 11.26.1904 - 3.12.1964

GREEN, THOMAS, ? - 11.26.1904 - 3.12.1964

GREEN, TOM, ? - 10.28.1951

HENDERSON, EZELLE, 8.19.1907 - 6.5.1976

HENDERSON, GEORGIA, 9.17.1886 - 7.6.1967

HADLE, JIMMIE LOU, 1931 - 2.9.1973

HARRIS, BETTIE, 9.9.1893 - 2.2.1942

HARPER, HENRY, 1888 - 6.18.1966

HARPER, JIM, 1853 - 1915

HARRIS, MAGGIE HENDERSON, 5.11.1900 - 6.24.1959

HARPER, NAPOLEON, 1.1.1897 - 9.10.1968

HAWKINS, ALLIE, ? - 10.18.1943 

HICKMAN, EMMA, 5.1.1867 - 6.8.1893, h Anderson

HICKMAN, LILIE, 4.14.1878 - 4.10.1912

HICKMAN, NED, 1855 - 11.17.1886, w Mary

HICKS, LAURA, 1890 - 7.6.1963

HILL, BILL, 1859 - 11.18.1906, w Josey

HILL, CARLTON, 3.12.1891 - 1.12.1953

HILL, JULIA M., 1896 - 1972, h J. H. Hill

HILL, MELVARN, 12.16.1897 - 8.26.1902, s M. H. Hill

HILL, WILL, 1925 - 2.1960

HODGE, MALINE, 12.25.1843 - 1.29.1903, h Anevy

HODGE, MINNIE, 1801 - 1972

HOOKS, JANIE, 6.7.1878 - 4.25.1927, h Isom Hooks

HUIE, SAM, 1877 - 4.24.1973

JACKSON, ADA MAE, 6.8.1872 - 8.17.1928, h Bob Jackson

JACKSON, ANDREW, 10.8.1894 - 6.8.1920, s B. A. Jackson

JACKSON, WILLIE, 2.8.1883 - 9.18.1883, s R. & A. Jackson

JOHNSON, ALBERT, ? - 1.9.1969

JOHNSON, LUTHER, 10.30.1908 - 3.30.1912, s P. & S. Johnson

JOHNSON, WILLIE BENNETT, ? - 2.4.2001, w Beatrice

JONES, TERA, 7.20.1888 - 8.19.1934

KELLY, ANYANN, 2.23.1882 - 5.18.1883, d Sam Y Lloy

KISSEE, ISHMEL, ? - ?, w Martha

KIZZEE, MARTHA, ? - ?, h Ishmel Kizzee

KISSEE, MARY, 1869 - 1907

KIZZEE, MIRA, 1890 - 1926

LEWIS, JEANNA, 1875 - 11.6.1962

LITTLEFIELD, ROSCOE, 2.25.1925 - 2.28.1968, WWII

MCCUTCHEON, ERA MAE P., 11.18.1909 - 12.4.1961, d Riley McCutcheon

MCNEIL, CHARLES, 7.2.1910 - 12.28.1937

MCNEIL, DAVID E., 7.1.1892 - 2.21.1965, WWI

MCNEIL, H., ? - ?, h Zator McNeil, aged 48 years

MCNEIL, JOSEPH C., 3.8.1904 - 10.15.1954

MCNEIL, JULIA, 3.18.1886 - 10.4.1976

MCNEIL, LEROY, 4.10.1894 - 2.17.1955, WWI

MCNEIL, LESSIE, 1905 - 1963

MCPHERSON, ROBERT JAMES, ? - 4.20.1926

NOBLES, JOHNNIE U., 4.11.1900 - 4.6.1973

NORMAN, JAMES C., 11.24.1932 - 4.23.1962, WWI

NORMAN, NATHANIEL, 1934 - 8.20.1977, WWII

NORRIS, ANGEL, ? - 1971

PHILLIPS, FRANCIS, ? - 11.1.1919

PHILLIPS, JINNIPS, ? - 11.8.1918

PHILLIPS, MINNIE, 1812 - 7.13.1889

PHILLIPS, SIMON, 1849 - 11.24.1909

POTTS, SYLVESTER, ? - 11.25.1963

RICHARDS, DAVE, ? - 11.20.1887

RICHARDS, FERMON L., 7.14.1909 - 11.8.1966

RICHARDS, GIL, ? - 11.9.1961

RICHARDS, LULA, 2.3.1894 - 2.26.1972, h Dan Richards

RICHARDS, LUEVEEN, 5.22.1950 - 2.16.2003, w Shirley Edwards

RICHARDS, MATTIE, ? - 11.4.1843

RICHARDS, infant, 7.16.1894 - 8.26.1894, s J. K. & M. Richards

RICHARDSON, MARY, ? - 3.3.1936

RICHARDSON, RUFUS, ? - 10.19.1933

RICHARDSON, WALTER, ? - 1928

RILEY, CASMO, 7.7.1874 - 8.1.1967

RILEY, DELIA, 1879 - 1.9.1978

RILEY, MARY, 7.23.1964 - 4.18.1977

ROBERTSON, ANTONIA, 2.29.1884 - 3.20.1960, h Wiley K. Robertson

ROBERTSON, CALLIE JANE, 1.28.1879 - 7.13.1971

ROBERTSON, CLAUDE L., 10.16.1903 - 5.25.1971

ROBERTSON, NAT, 8.1.1875 - 11.10.1967, w Vzter

ROBERTSON, NEAL, 8.1867 - 5.29.1925

ROBERTSON, TOMMY T. G., 1.6.1911 - 9.28.1914

ROBERTSON, VZTER, 12.8.1877 - 1.19.1951, h Nat Robertson

ROBERTSON, WILEY K., 2.22.1884 - 5.17.1967, w Antonia

ROGERS, ADELIA, 6.12.1892 - 6.17.1973

SCOTT, ARIZONA, 4.27.1876 - 2.13.1971

SCOTT, ARVILLA, ? - 10.4.1971

SCOTT, H. S., 3.4.1855 - 11.27.1908

SLATON, ANNER, 1855 - 5.15.1905

SMITH, VIOLET, 1823 - 4.28.1889

STAYLOR, ALICE J., 11.19.1908 - 10.11.1920

STORYEF, JIM, 1847 - 1890

STUARD, BEULAH, 8.7.1881 - 3.24.1883, d N. & B. Stuard 

TRAYLOR, ANN, 3.19.1808 - 5.24.1874, h Joel Traylor

THORNTON, AMOS, 1.6.1860 - 4.12.1926

THORNTON, LEON, 4.18.1909 - 10.1.1974, USAF, WWII

THORNTON, M. B., ? - ?, aged 42 years

THORNTON, MAYFIELD, 1900 - 8.21.1948, by M. B. Thornton

TURNER, BEN, 11.22.1897 - 5.26.1954

WAITES, GRANVEL, 7.6.1912 - 7.7.1957

WATSON, CLIFF, 8.25.1892 - 8.10.1955

WATSON, MATU, 2.14.1888 - 10.18.1902

WEATHERSPOON, THURMAN, 1900 - 7.14.1967

WILLIAMS, MAGGIE, 2.27.1881 - ?

WINDOM, MAGGIE, 12.10.1885 - 9.1926

WITHERSPOON, MRS. B., 1.1933 - 6.1965

WITHERSPOON, CORA, ? - 12.21.1969

WITHERSPOON, H., 1896 - 1974

WITHERSPOON, H., ? - 4.7.1963

WITHERSPOON, SARAH, 11.23.1861 - 12.17.1964

WITHERSPOON, TERESA, 1975 - 6.24.1977

WITHERSPOON, THURMAN, 11.2.1929 - 2.8.1976

WOODS, MARTHA ANN, 2.11.1900 - 12.31.1964

YOUNG, BEN, 12.8.1870 - 4.12.1940, w F. N. A.

YOUNG, MARTHA, 1885 - 10.24.1974

YOUNG, SEBBIE, 1908 - 10.11.1947

YOUNG, T. L., 4.8.1921 - 9.1.1940, s B. & M. Young

The above list is partially based upon information contained in the out-of-print book Cemeteries In Robertson County, Texas by Verna Corn Floyd and Vernelle Corn, copyright 1980, D. Armstrong Co., Inc., Printers/Publishers, Houston, Texas.  Updates, additions, and corrections have been made as a result of extensive cemetery and family history research and the invaluable assistance of relatives of people buried in this cemetery.

 

 

 

 

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