Location: Cass County TX

Rankin Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

On Abandoned Farm Near Hughes Springs, Cass County, Texas Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. choose a state: Any AL AK AZ AR CA CO CT DE DC FL GA HI ID IL IN IA KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WI WY INTL Start Now CARTER, Alvin, 11/10/1900 – 1/10/1902 Odie, 1/20/1898 – 3/3/1923 Wesley, 1/1/1897 – 1/21/1897 CLONINGER, A. B., 2/7/1887 – 6/10/1923 Amanda G., 1/6/1847 – 5/5/1901 (Husband: A. B. Cloninger) John, 11/15/1804 – 4/2/1898, (Wife: Levina) Levina, 11/28/1806 – 9/8/1867, (Husband: John Cloninger) Netty T., 2/1/1875 – 5/30/1875, (Father: A. B. Cloninger, Mother: A Cloninger) Sweetie, 3/24/1884 – 7/2/1885, ( Father: A. B. Cloninger, Mother: A Cloninger) FITZSIMMONS, Baby, 7/29/1949 – 7/29/1949, (On “SHELTON” lot) FORAND, Ida, 2/17/1876 – 5/14/1916 FOUNTAIN, G. C., 1849 – 1930, (Wife: Mary) Mary, 1863 – 1935, (Husband: G. C. Fountain) FULLER, Lilly Jackuelyn, 1933 – 1935 HUTCHINS, Carrie, Mrs., 12/28/1878 – 1/28/1943 John S., 7/3/1837 – 9/17/1928 LEFTWICH, J. R., 1894 – no death date Arita, 2/25/1892 – 12/10/1918 Delia, 7/11/1899 – 5/13/1941 Doris Rhea, 9/9/1936 – 2/11/1950 Riley Edwin, 10/2/1923 – 4/5/1926 LINEBERGER, John Roburtus, 1/30/1847 – 8/24/1900, (Wife: Sarah Catherine) MORGAN, Carrie Lela, 9/18/1889 –...

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Hickory Hill Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

Surveyed on 10/23/1960 BALL, J. A., 1/2/1828 – 2/7/1889, (Wife: Martha Ball) Martha, 6/8/1828 – 6/22/1900, (Husband: J. A. Ball) Robert, 7/30/1870 – 1/16/1888, (Father: J. A. Ball) William P., 11/22/1851 – 8/11/1880 BOON, Alfred, 12/8/1878 – 9/28/1880, (Father: J. J. Boon) Infant Son, 5/1/1878 Wilbert, 10/9/1888 – 7/4/1901 BRABHAM, L. L., 4/22/1859 – 9/12/1932 Matilda, 9/25/1861 – 2/8/1888, (Father: J. W. Braswell, Mother: M. A. Braswell, Husband: J. L. Brabham) CAMERON, Eleanor E., 8/23/1852 – 2/17/1930, (Husband: Jas. Madison Cameron, Married 12/22/1870) Eula, 5/3/1874 – 5/8/1875, (Father: J. M. Cameron, Mother: E. E. Cameron) Henry (Infant), 1/11/1879, (Father: J. M. Cameron, Mother: E. E. Cameron) James Madison, 3/29/1843 – 12/4/1927, (Wife: Eleanor E) M. A. B., 7/2/1847 – 11/22/1889 Thomas, 2/3/1883 – 7/27/1883, (Father: J. M. Cameron, Mother: E. E. Cameron) Thomas, 4/7/1807 – 2/17/1883 CATES, Anna E., 5/8/1849 – 11/16/1952 James A., 1/21/1877 – 4/26/1905 James L., 10/13/1841 – 9/10/1885, (PVT. 9 KY MTD Inf.) Mollie, 7/3/1871 – 5/12/1894 W. J., 3/30/1878 – 10/25/1878 CHOATE, Pearl, 8/19/1890 – 12/14/1890 Ruby, 8/19/1890 – 11/13/1890 Richard Clarke, 7/28/1885 – 4/11/1886, (Father: B. W. Choate, Mother: S. J. Choate) DAVIS, Mooney, 10/13/1913 – 11/24/1913, (Father: J. P. Davis, Mother: Alice Lee) DOSS, S. J., 2/20/1849 – 8/16/1917, (Wife: W. N. Doss) W. N., 1/24/1848 – 3/13/1916, (Husband: S. J. Doss) HALL, L. A., Mrs., 3/9/1838 – 1891, (Nee Cameron) ITURE,...

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Hopewell Baptist Church, Sardis, Cass County, Texas

Surveyed on 10/26/1960 ANDERSON, Bobbie Allen, 1917 – 1948 BEAL, J. H., 12/19/1856 – 5/26/1929, (Wife: Susan) Susan, 8/28/1955 BEARD, John, no birth date – 3/15/1957 Dr. Tom, 1/14/1899 – 12/24/1952 BLANTON, W. Lewis, 4/27/1871 – 12/7/1932, (Wife: Nannie M) Nannie M, 4/24/1878 – 12/11/1952, (Husband: W. Lewis) BODWELL, Tim, 6/6/1941 – 8/11/1941 BOOKER, G. W., 4/22/1827 – 6/7/1879, (Wife: N. J. Booker) Nancy J., 2/22/1854 – 4/6/1865, (Father: G. W. Booker, Mother: M. J. Booker) Willie McCall, 10/4/1861- 8/3/1882, (Husband: J. B. Booker) BROWN, Emme, dob 1891 Infant Son, 10/9/1928, (Father: Carl Brown, Mother: Charlene Brown) Jewell, 1888 – no death date, (Wife: Emma Brown) CAPERTON, R. B., 11/12/1855 – 4/25/1901 Minnie May, 2/17/1884 – 9/25/1884 Infant Son, 1882 CAMPBELL, G. N., 11/15/1882 – 2/28/1916 CHANLER, Josephine L, 11/6/1873 – 10/10/1885, (Father: I. C. Chanler, Mother: S. A. Chanler) COOK, Infant Son, 11/28/1939 DELANEY, Ottis, 5/3/1902 – 7/31/1904, (Father: J. D. Delaney, Mother: M. T. Delaney) DUKE, Oby Weston, 8/28/1879 – 12/19/1896 Evie Cornett, 12/9/1891 – 4/10/1923, (Father: C. T. Duke, Mother: N. C. Duke) C. T., 2/4/1853 – 2/12/1936 Nannie Cornelia, 1/22/1855 – 7/8/1919 Wm. Lee, 6/12/1894 – 10/17/1909 DUNCAN, J. A., no birth date or death date, (Co. F, 9 Tex. Cav. CSA) John Henry, 7/13/1886 – 8/14/1918 M. M., 9/12/1878 – 8/6/1922 EDWARDS, Bessie E, 4/11/1895 – no death date Eunner, 9/22/1876 – 4/6/1949 Horace,...

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Harris Chapel Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

Highway #49, three miles from Hughes Springs, Cass Co., Texas ALLEN, Alley Wood, 10/18/1883 – 8/10/1885 (Father: G H Allen, Mother: Lena Allen) Amma, 10/25/1877 – 9/26/1900 (Father: G H Allen, Mother: Lena Allen) B. L., 9/21/1813 – 3/24/1885 Bryant, 7/12/1879 – 8/17/1879 Caroline, 6/3/1818 – 3/2/1868 Geo. Christian, 2/1871 – 9/1871 Lena, 1/2/1876 – 6/16/1878 Octo, 10/4/1870 – 9/3/1887 AMOX, Abner P, 1882 – 1955 (wife: Annie) Annie, 1888 – no death date F. P., 1855 – 1928 J. Bright, 1859 – 1941 Mabel, 9/24/1917 – 2/2/1918 Nettie Bolton, 1864 – 1900 Robert, 6/27/1907 – 8/27/1910 Sallie F, 1869 – no death date Sarah Ann, 1824 – 1899 BALL, Infant Son, 2/22/1912 (Father: J. L. Ball, Mother: I. O. Ball) J. L., 3/30/1881 – 1/31/1913 BARRETT, Richard Lee, 3/24/1892 – 7/17/1915 (Father: Richard Barrett, Mother: Emma Lee Barrett) William Richard, 10/3/1860 – 7/11/1896 BATTAN, Jim, 9/18/1891 – 4/11/1930 BLACK, Charlie, 3/25/1880 – 3/19/1951 Earnest Wayne, 7/19/1940 – 7/17/1941 Ethel, 1908 – no death date Hoyt, 1908 – 1955 Hoyt, Jr., 12/22/1930 – 1/5/1931 Ira, 12/10/1898 – 10/19/1900 John P, 8/18/1884 – 6/6/1929 Letha, 3/5/1909 – 8/16/1940 Lonnie, 3/22/1896 – 1/10/1905 (Father: J. D. Black, Mother: Josie Black) Ollie, 12/15/1889 – 9/4/1958 Oscar, 12/25/1874 – 2/10/1954 Ruth, 12/7/1878 – no death date BOLTON, E. S., 1/10/1910 – 1/7/1955 J. W. (Bud), 10/3/1859 – 3/–/1947 Mrs. L. F., 1838 –...

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County Line Baptist Chapel Cemetery, Cass and Morris County, Texas

Transcribed on 10-25-1960 ——— Amandee (no surname), b. 4 Sept 1895, d. 24 Sept 1898, On lot with “Willie Lue” BAUGHMAN J. A., b. 9 Dec. 1892, d. 3 July 1895, Mother: Dessie Baughman BAYGENTS Ellen, b. 18 Apr. 1870, no death date, Husband: Samuel C. Baygents Samuel C., b. 21 Aug. 1866, d. 18 Apr. 1940, Wife: Ellen BEAN Cora M., b. 22 Feb. 1886, d. 30 Nov. 1928 S. E., b. 6 Mar. 1827, d. 26 Aug. 1900 BEAVERS Salina, b. 24 Apr. 1845, d. 29 May 1880, Husband: L. J. Beavers S. F., b. 1 May 1859, d. 3 Nov. 1883, Husband: J. L. Beavers BOLCH Ailey, b. 30 Mar. 1873, d. 23 June 1883 H. L., b. 17 Jan. 1882, d. 9 Sept 1882 M. B., b. 20 Feb. 1848, d. 21 Aug. 1900 BROWN Sam B., b. 10 June 1891, d. 19 May 1959 BRYANT C. F., b. 6 Oct. 1920, d. 29 July 1960 CALDWELL Sanda, b. 20 May 1941 CROW Addie L, b. 16 Feb. 1872, d. 16 Jan 1952 John A., b. 7 Feb. 1825, d. 27 July 1904 John A., b. 24 June 1862, d. 21 Oct. 1937 J. T., b. 14 Dec. 1886, d. 3 Jan. 1887, Father: T. J. Crow, Mother: M. E. Crow N. B. (Dau.), b. 4 Nov. 1892, d. 23 June 1895, Father: T. J....

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Union Hill Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

Near Hughes Springs ALSOBROOKS George, 11/2/1824 – 7/19/1900, (Age: 76 years) Mary, 3/31/1835 – 4/18/1914, (Husband: G. M. Alsobrooks) ALVIS Louie, 1/1/1904 – 2/14/1904 Thomas H., 1876 – no death date, (Wife: Tillie) Tillie, 1879 – no death date, (Husband: Thomas H.) BARRETT Ruby Mae, 1911 – 1918 BEARD Alta Ree, 4/22/1910 – 5/15/1913, (Father: J. D. Beard, Mother: Geneva Beard) Anna Geneva, Mrs., 6/4/1871 – 6/21/1954 J. D., 2/21/1872 – 11/24/1913 BONEY Jessie E., 10/18/1876 – 3/27/1951 BOON A. C. (Kemp), 8/15/1877 – 4/15/1954 Annie, 7/14/1892 – no death date Dora, 5/6/1881 – 2/4/1937 Infant, 1901 Jeff D., 12/13/1861 – 8/27/1934 Jennie, 3/9/1870 – 6/11/1960 K. L., no birth date – 10/19/1902 K. L., Mrs., 10/15/190-? – 10/15/1902 BURLESON Arcadia W., 1/25/1868 – 11/16/1942, (Husband: Pleasant W.) Carrie, 11/18/1888 – 6/9/1946 Effie, 10/8/1890 – 6/28/1910 Novella, 10/1/1885 – 12/13/1942 Pleasant W., 2/10/1860 – 2/18/1917 Vassie, 1880 – 1950 William Edward, 1925 – 1926 CATES Chester Clyde, 11/18/1904 – 12/17/1904 Chester Earl, 1/1917 – 8/1944, (Wife: Josephine) David B., 1876 – 1931, (Gertrude. Note: on lot with DUCK family) Gertrude, 1882 – no death date Helen Lucile, 1/21/1922 – 9/22/1922, (Father: T. H. Cates, Mother: Ida.) Herman G., 5/9/1896 – 9/19/1896, (Father: G. P. Cates, Mother: M. E. Cates) Ida, 11/17/1880 – no death date, (Husband: Tom H. Cates) Infant Dau., 12/23/1914, (Father: O. L. Cates, Mother: M. M....

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Turkey Creek Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

Transcribed on 5/11/1961 AMOX Ham P., no birth date – 4/24/1958 Matilda, 8/9/1936 – 3/29/1939 Willie, 7/28/1889 – 4/20/1932 BAILEY Charlie A, 2/14/1887 – no death date, (Wife: Mary) Jimmie Lee, 7/9/1951 – 7/9/1951 Mary, 5/5/1888 – 2/27/1951, (Husband: Charlie A.) BIDDY Florence V, 12/25/1900 – 3/21/1901, ( Father: J. F. Biddy, Mother: J. Biddy) J. F., 12/18/1872 – 12/31/1948 Spivey, 7/4/1875 – 4/28/1955 BISHOP Henry Wilton, 3/29/1909 – 10/01/1959 James Monroe, 5/15/1909 – 12/13/1924 BLACKBURN Daisy H., 1902 – 1945 BRUNER M. M., 9/3/1849 – 3/13/1911 BUFFINTON Harris E., 11/13/1902 – 12/10/1902, (Father: C. T. Buffinton, Mother: L. E. Buffinton) CATES Bessie Whitaker, 5/17/1857 – 3/19/1920 James, 1852 – 1906 DAVENPORT Bettie, 1850 – 1941, (Husband: John) John, 1845 – 1905, (Wife: Bettie) DEAN Buena V, 1884 – 1953 Charles K., no dates, (Co 1 15 Ala. Inf. C.S.A.) William A., 1880 – no death date DOCKERY Jeb, 9/21/1872 – 4/8/1943, (Wife: Rhoda) Jessie, 10/7/1894 – 10/1/1896 Rhoda, 1/30/1875 – no death date, (Husband: Jeb) FORTUNE Lizzie, 1892 – 1934 Marshall, 1880 – 1949 Mary Jane, 11/18/1857 – 4/26/1945 FOSTER S. B., 2/1/1869 – no death date Sammie (Dau), 6/12/1900 – 5/3/1904, (Father: S. B. Foster, Mother: L. E. Foster) Ward, 1/5/1895 – 1/28/1917, (Father: S. B. Foster, Mother: L. E. Foster) HALL Ben L., 5/20/1860 – 8/31/1946, (Wife: Lizzie) Linnie M., 6/19/1897 – 6/3/1953, (Husband: Otho C....

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Prewitt’s Lake Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

Near Hughes Springs Transcribed on 10/30/1960 BEELER Clay R, 1/5/1849 – 4/17/1935, (Wife: Kate T.) Kate T., 6/21/1853 – 2/1/1935, (Husband: Clay R. Beeler) BODWILL Hobert, 11/15/1932 – 11/10/1952, (Texas CPL Btry D 507 AAA AWBN) ESKUE Jodie (Nee Sadler), 12/4/1887 – 11/18/1910 Willie C., 9/3/1878 – 1/24/1911 HILL Emme Beeler, 1/7/1877 – 1/21/1943 Leola, 9/19/1912 – 10/22/1914, (Father: J. P. Hill, Mother: Mrs. J. P. Hill) PENDLEY Dollie May, 3/10/1899 – 9/27/1904 Fannie Bell, 7/12/1868 – 3/24/1908, (Husband: S. P. Pendley) William A, 7/24/1907 – 3/12/1908 POWELL Nellie, no birth date – 6/27/1910, (Father: C. F. Powell, Mother: Eula Powell) PREWITT Emily M, no birth date – 11/23/1910, (Husband: J. R. Prewitt) RYNE Jim, no birth date – 6/12/1959, (Mortuary Marker) WHITWORTH Lena, 12/29/1879 – 2/27/1959 Samuel, 10/19/1876 – 5/13/1908, (Wife: Lena) YOUNG Infant, 3/12/1921, (Father: E. M. Young, Mother: Effie Young Mire, 12/25/1915 – no death date, (Father: E. M. Young, Mother Myrtis) Myrtis, 12/23/1892 – 12/26/1916, (Husband: E. M. Young) Shirley C, no birth date –...

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Friendship Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

Farm Road #161 North of Hughes Springs, Cass County, Texas CALDWELL J. R., b. 1 Nov. 1890, d. 30 Dec. 1910 FOURSTER George, b. 14 Aug. 1890, d. 14 Dec. 1912 FULLER Hassie M, b. 1912, d. 1919 Julety, b. 1873, d. 1918, Husband: Thordis J. Fuller Thordis J., b. 1866, d. 1940, Wife: Julety Fuller HALL Belle, b. 28 Mar. 1885, no death date Douglas D., b. 8 July 1918, d. 16 Aug. 1940 George Halbert, b. 16 Feb. 1912, d. 27 May 1913, Father: W. E. Hall, Mother: Belle Hall Hattie O, b. 1875, d. 19–, Husband: Luther Hall Juanita, b. 20 July 1912, d. 4 Apr. 1940, Husband: Nelson Hendricks Luthur, b. 1869, d. 1934, Wife: Hattie Mary Elnore, b. 8 Apr. 1902, d. 24 Mar. 1913, Father: L. D. Hall, Mother: Hattie William Emmett, b. 15 Sept 1904, d. 26 Feb. 1918 HAWKINS Nelba Jean, b. 16 Apr. 1952, d. 8 July 1952 HAYWOOD Lillie Eram, b. 11 Sept 1911, d. 6 Dec. 1918, Father: W. C. Haywood, Mother: C. E. Haywood HOLLINGSWORTH John, b. 19 Oct. 1880, d. 2 July 1889 Nancy, b. 26 May 1828, d. 7 Apr 1901 LINDSEY E. L., b. 25 Feb. 1845, d. 9 Oct 1924, Co. C. 17 Texas CAV CSA McENTIRE Baby, b. 21 July 1920 MARTIN Infant Son, no dates, Father: Ardell Martin, Mother: Alma Martin...

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Bear Creek Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

Near Hughes Springs BABCOCK Hersey P., no birth date, d. 30 Dec. 1932, Master Sgt. IOWA BARRETT Jewel P, b. 27 Sept. 1901, no death date Ruby Lee, b. 5 Aug. 1904, d. 1 May 1954 CLARK Arra G., b. 21 June 1884, no death date, Husband: Charlie E. Clark Charlie E., b. 21 Mar. 1875, d. 20 July 1949, Wife: Arra G. Clark P. W., no birth date, d. 3 Jan. 1960 R. Elwin, b. 9 July 1931, no death date, Father: C. D. Clark DAVIS Charley B., b. 13 Sept. 1893, d. 4 Feb. 1959 Charlie C, b. 7 Apr. 1870, d. 14 Oct. 1936, Wife: Comore Davis Comora, b. 8 Oct. 1878, d. 14 Aug. 1937, Husband: Charlie C. Davis Ollie Mae, b. 8 Oct. 1879, d. 14 Aug 1945 DODSON Donald W, b. 30 Sept. 1936, d. 24 July 1937, Mortuary Marker Nancy J., b. 13 Jan. 1946, d. 2 Jan. 1956 GLOVER Clarence D, b. 1891, d. 1944, Wife: Lora A Lora A., b. 1892, d. 19–, Husband: Clarence D HODGE Arvel R, b. 11 Mar. 1914, d. 11 Jan. 1941 Betty Sue, b. 11 Oct. 1937, d. 11 Oct. 1937 Harry D, b. 6 May 1890, d. Dec. 1948, Texas, Sgt. 7, Field Arty Div. World War I Myrtle Pauline, b. 9 Dec. 1902, d. 14 July 1938 INGRAM Infant Son, b. 9...

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Griffis Graveyard, Cass County, Texas

9 Mi. S. W. of Hughes Springs off Farm Road # 250 – In a forest Transcribed on 10-24-1960 This cemetery is deep in the forest and one would need a guide to locate it. The natives around Hughes Springs, Texas say there was once a farm house here. There are 15 unmarked graves and 5 marked ones. GRIFFIS John M., d. 7 Aug. 1884, Aged 69 years 7 days. Masonic Stone. Alie, b. 29 Dec. 1815, d. 28 Oct. 1897 J. D., b. 1 Jan. 1847, d. 1 Apr. 1896 O’DELL John W., b. 3 Nov. 1870, d. 24 Nov. 1878 BOLTON Bryant R., b. 7 Jan. 1825, d. 12 June...

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Methodist Church Cemetery, Cedar Grove, Cass County, Texas

BRABHAM Cole, b. 14 Dec. 1886, d. 7 May 1946, On J. A. Brabham lot Infant Son, b. 14 Feb. 1926, Father: W. A. Brabham, Mother: Lizzie Brabham J. A., b. 10 May 1860, d. 4 June 1916, Wife: Mattie Ida Lizzy McCoy, b. 1 Jan. 1892, d. 23 June 1957 Mattie Sue, b. 18 Feb. 1862, d. 5 July 1923, Husband: J. A. Brabham CAMERON Martin Willard, b. 12 Oct. 1875, d. 27 Mar. 1952 CHESER Alice S., b. 21 Feb. 1841, d. 30 Dec. 1927, Husband: Wm. A. Cheser, Jr. William A., Jr., b. 29 Dec. 1830, d. 20 Mar. 1913, Wife: Alice S. CULPEPPER Elijha C., no dates, Co I 39 Ala. Inf. CSA Ida., b. 19 Nov. 1882, d. 21 May 1929 JACKSON Itura Swint, b. 22 May 1895, d. 14 Nov. 1946 JOHNSON Isaac Mennice, b. 1893, d. 1947 LAMBERT James Franklin, b. 8 Dec. 1941, d. 23 Dec. 1950 SWINT Infant Son, b. 16 Nov. 1900, Father: W. L. Swint, Mother: Mattie Sue Swint Luna, b. 17 Oct. 1886, d. 27 Dec. 1956, Wife: Mattie. PVT 304 Repair Unit MTC World War II Mary Gene, b. 6 June 1929, d. 23 May 1938 Mattie Sue, b. 30 Apr. 1872, d. 19 Apr. 1926 Mittie, b. 4 July 1894, no death date Sahara Ray, b. 1846, d. 1928 W. L., b. 4 Aug. 1909,...

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Blackoak Cemetery, Cass County, Texas

African-American BROWN Patsy, b. 10 Apr. 1865, d. 10 Sept. 1942. Wife of A. L. and mother. A. L., b. 7 Jan. 1861, d. 4 June 1935. Husband of Patsy Brown and father. BROWN Claud, 1892 – 1973 Rev. Isaac C., 1890 – 1974. (Masonic emblem.) DENNIS Leonard, b. 23 Mar. 1895, d. 27 May 1972. Texas – Pvt – U. S. Army – WWI. GREGG Ella Pruitt, b. 15 Mar. 1879, d. 23 Nov. 1965. MCGILL Liza, b. 2 July 1869, d. 7 Sept. 1925. PAYNE Andrew, 5 Feb 1939 (one date only). Texas – Pvt. 355 Labor BN. PERRY Bessie E., d. 30 Oct., ae. 50 yrs. (no yr. given). PRUITT William Theodore, b. 8 Jan. 1906, d. 22 Jan. 1967 Bories J., b. 12 Feb. 1936, d. 16 Dec. 1960. Son. Almer, b. 31 Aug. 1900, d. 11 July 1962. Mother. Roy, b. 15 Aug. 1895, d. 20 Feb. 1963. PRUITT Hollice, b. 3 Mar. 1934, d. 18 July 1937. Buford. Essie B., b. 24 Jan. 1901, 5 Jan. 1964. Lynn, 28 Sept. 1962 (one date only). Andrew W., 1882 – 1953 Mattie, 1878 – 1954 Eula Mae, b. 12 Feb. 1893 – 14 Apr. 1949. Charleyn, 1881 (one date only). Rev. L., d. 15 Feb. 1957. Mary Ann, b. 5 July 1880, d. 3 July 1948. Tom, b. 12 Dec. 1872, d. 29 Jan. 1942....

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Biographical Sketch of J. J. Martin

J. J. Martin was born in Alabama and reared in the State of Tennessee. He is an octogenarian and has lived in Texas since 1845. He came to Hopkins County 45 years ago. He married Miss Nancy Everett in Cass County, Texas, at the age of 29 years. By this union six children were born. She passed away at the birth of her last child. J. B. and C. D. Martin and Mrs. James Lee are all children of this union. They are all well known citizens of Hopkins County, honest, upright in their dealings. He next married Miss Elvy Gardner, of Hopkins County. There is no issue living from this marriage. This wife died and he afterwards married Mrs. Picket, four children were born to this marriage. Two are living, one is living with his aged parents and looks after his father’s business affairs. This wife passed away and he then married Mrs. Penington, who still lives. Mr. Martin has followed agricultural pursuits all of his life and is a successful farmer and taxpayer in the county. He is an old Confederate soldier. He has been a member in good standing in the Methodist church for 61 years and expects to die in the faith. He has never been in public life, having no taste in that direction. He is most highly esteemed for his earnest upright Christian...

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Biographical Sketch of Fred W. Conly

Fred W. Conly was born in the state of North Carolina, August 29th, 1828. His father moved to Georgia when he was an infant three year old. He grew into manhood in the state of Georgia, and came to the state of Texas in the year 1852, and stopped in Cass County, where he met Miss Zilpha Peacock, won her affections and married her in the year 1857. By this union one child was born. This wife died very soon, and he afterwards married Miss Mary Hancock and moved into Hopkins County where he has resided ever since. By this marriage seven children were born, only four of this number are living in the county. His boys are all farmers. His second companion passed away and he subsequently married the sister of his last wife, another Miss Hancock. This wife still lives. By this marriage three children came to them, two of these are living, they live with their parents. He has led a useful life, and is postmaster at Evans Point. He is an honest, just and truthful man. He is a member of the Methodist Church and has lived a devout Christian for 40 years. He is liberal in his views, consistent in his actions. He is 74 years old, in poor health, is weakly, and complains of...

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