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Ebenezer Cemetery

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Cemetery Name: Ebenezer
Location: North of Kurten
County: Brazos
USGS Quad: Kurten
Coordinates: 30.795N / 96.299W
Maintained by: Unknown
Land owner: Unknown
Read by: BGSQ;XII(1):29; verified by Ellen Horner
Date read: March 2009
Photos by: Ellen Horner
Date added to Rambler web site: May 2009
Condition of cemetery**:

2007:Poor; overgrown with poison ivy; markers difficult to locate.  Summer of 2008: BTU ran a transmission line through the cemetery resulting in a mowed, beautiful cemetery with a small graveled parking area. 
2009: Excellent condition

Directions: From Bryan, take Hwy 21 East 9.4 miles to FM 2038.  Turn left on FM 2038 and go 2.4 miles to Dilly Shaw Tap Rd. Turn left on Dilly Shaw Tap Rd. for 0.2 miles; cemetery on left.

Ebenezer Cemetery Listing

Birth Date
Death Date
  Carroll, Walter
11 May 1897
12 Mar 1904
"s/o G A & L E Carroll"; "A little time on earth he spent, Til God for him his angel sent"
  Drummond, Mable
27 Feb 1903*
20 Jun 1903
*no birth-date, calculated; "3m 24d Dau of H O &   A R Drummond"
  Earls, I. W.
20 Mar 1914
*no birth-date, calculated; "65y"
  Edge, S. A. M.*
17 Apr1842
20 Jun 1904
*Given name: Sarah-Src: 1880 Federal Census, Brazos County Texas; w/o William H. H. Edge
  Edge, William Henry H.
01 Oct 1838
17 Apr 1891
h/o Sarah Edge; "Father"; "Sleep on dear husband, father, brother, Take thy rest, Til God shall bid thee rise"; MM: "Georgia Sgt Co A 11 Bn GA Arty Confederate States Army"
  Jones, J. L., Jr.
03 Oct 1888
15 Feb 1892
"Infant son of J L & Lola Jones"

** Condition of cemetery as observed on the given date -
may not be representative of care at other times of the year
Scale: Excellent - Good - Fair - Poor - Abandoned

*Explanation of Abbreviations:
R = Right side of road;   L = Left side of road;  BC = Back center;   C = Center
d/s = double stone;   t/s = triple stone; q/s quadruple stone
s/o = son of ;  d/o = daughter of;  c/o = child of; m/o = mother of; h/o = husband of; w/o = wife of;
FS = Footstone; FHM = Funeral Home Marker; MM = Military Marker; SRC - Source; BCGS = Brazos County Genealogical Society; BCGSQ = Brazos County Genealogical Society Quarterly; TDR = Texas Death Records; SSDI = Social Security Death Index; WOW = Woodman of the World

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PLEASE NOTE: These are NOT official records, only TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTIONS. If you desire official information about this cemetery, please contact the organization responsible for its records. This is a PARTIAL listing of readable headstones

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