Location: Limestone County TX

Shead Cemetery, Limestone County, Texas

(Loc. just inside Limestone County line, .2 mile east of FM Road #939 and .5 mile north of State Highway 31. Recently renovated.) ARNOLD W. C., b. 4 Mar. 1892, d. 25 Dec. 1899. Son of John & Mattie Arnold. AUBERRY George A., b. 16 Apr. 1875, d. 28 Jan. 1945. Nannie Belle, b. 1 Oct. 1881, d. 10 June 1959. Dbl with above. Dau. of Micky Earls. BECON Maria Nancy, d. 25 Oct. 1918, ae. 18 yrs. (written in Spanish) BERALKOVI Jan, 1844 – 1909. (Details in Czech.) Marie, 1838 – 1911. (Details in Czech.) BOYKIN Jessie Lee, b. 5 July 1914, d. 4 Oct. 1916. James Richard, b. 31 Dec. 1883, d. 26 Jan. 1915. BROWN J. M., b. 19 Oct. 1841, d. 1 Dec. 1906. BUCHANAN William M., 1877 – 1944. Father. Ida C., 1879 – 1951. Mother. Luther, b. 3 Mar. 1902, d. 14 Feb. 1910. Son of W. M. and Ida Buchanan. W. E., b. 9 Mar. 1898, d. 14 Dec. 1898. Dau. of W. M. and Ida Buchanan. CALVERY H. G., b. 6 July 1862, d. 10 Aug. 1890. Wife of D. J. Calvery. CATES Claudy E., b. 2 Feb. 1892, d. 13 Sept. 1894. Son of R. B. & C. E. Cates. CHRISTIAN Mrs. Sophronia, b. 12 Feb. 1871, d. 7 Sept. 1907. DAVIS John P., b. 31 July 1836, d. 5...

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Biographical Sketch of Dr. William H. Park

Dr. Park is a son of John and Elizabeth (Waggoner) Park, and was born January 8th, 1825, at Milton, Pennsylvania. When he was about six years of age his parents moved to Tiffin, Ohio. He was educated at Tiffin and at the Wesleyan University, at Delaware, Ohio. In the spring of 1855 he graduated from Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia. He was appointed resident physician at the alms house of the city of Baltimore, Md., but soon after returned to Tiffin, Ohio. In August, 1862, he was commissioned as surgeon of the 49th Ohio Regiment, Col. W. H. Gibson. He was mustered out at Victoria, Texas, in Nov. 1865. He was at the battle of Shiloh, Stone River, Liberty Gap and Chickanaauga. He was captured and taken to Atlanta, and afterwards confined at Libby Prison and at Andersonville. Afterward he was at the battle of Nashville and went with the army to San Antonio, Texas. In May, 1866, he came to Greene county, Missouri, and settled upon Leeper prairie, near Bois D’Arc, and was one of the first to settle upon that celebrated prairie after the war. He followed his profession and at one time owned about seven hundred acres of land. He came to Springfield in September, 1881. He is now of the firm of T. E. Crank & Co., druggists, of North Springfield, and at Golden City....

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