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Gerke-Seale Cemetery


Cemetery Name: Gerke-Seale Cemetery
Location: Tauber ranch
County: Brazos
USGS Quad: East Brazos County
Maintained by: Tauber ranch
Land owner: Tauber family
Read by: BVGA
Date read: 1998
Photos by:  
Date added to Rambler web site: August 26, 2015
Condition of cemetery**: Poor
Directions: The Gerke-Seale cemetery is located on the Tauber ranch 14.8 miles from the Brazos county courthouse. From the courthouse take Texas Avenue North for 1 mile to HighWAY 21 east. take Hwy 21 esat for 12.3 miles to Sand Creek road. Turn left and go 1.2 miles and turn right. This road is on the Tauber ranch. Please go to the ranch headquarters at the end of the road to ask permission. The cemetery is on the right through the fields. It is located on private property.
BADE, Rudolph NL 16-Jul-26 Court record Son of Edward & Mary White Bade
Bade, Rudolph M 25 Apr. 1877 16 Jul. 1926 Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 268-269
BUTTRILL, Lafayette 1850 1850 Son of William and Celine Wood Buttrill p 28 Stribling
BUTTRILL, Mary "Polly" Folds NL 1845 1st wife of William & Celina Wood Buttrill p 28 Stribblling
CHEESE, Amary NL 15-Apr-30 Court record Daughter of George & Eliza Blu
EVANS, Nettie NL 8-Nov-18 Court record Daughter of Charles Taylor
GERKE, Conrad 1810 1891 Husband of Minnie Gerke
GERKE, Minnie 15 Mar 1841 4-May-1914 Wife of Conrad Gerke
GERKE, Wilhemina 1841 1914 Mother
Haley, Angelina NL 22 Jul. 1945 80 years old (Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 262-263)
HEAD, Elizabeth Seale 16 Jun 1804 1846  
JOHNSON, James Elmer 18 Dec 1894 22-Mar-1961  
LANE, Serina NL 5-May-1922  
Lane, Serinda NL 6 May.1922 50 years old (Texas Death Certificate)
NUNLEY, Caroline Amanda 1-Oct-1925 NL Daughter of William/Mary Buttrill (Carrol O. Buttrill)
Payton, Mitchell 16 Apr.1947 16 Apr.1947 (Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 268-269)
SEALE, Eli 11 Apr 1793 3 May 1857 b NC Tx Rev War Vet
SEALE, J.W. 28 Jun 1863 13 Apr 1889 25 y 9 m 16d
SEALE, Joseph Arnold 10 Oct 1822 16 Dec 1899 77y 1m 28d
SEALE, Lively Florence 11 Oct 1860 28 Jan. 1880  
SEALE, Susannah Davis 18 Jan 1799 22 Feb 1847 b NC Wife of Eli Seale
Sterling, H NL 1 Jun.1922 Texas Death Certificate
Taylor, Olie 1 Nov. 1907 12 Sept. 1957 Texas Death Certificate
Ward, Daisy NL 28 Aug. 1936 27 years old Texas Death Certificate
WHITE, Elna NL 28-Aug-17 Court record Daughter of Tom & Annie Posey
White, Elna NL 15 Nov. 1917 9 years old Texas Death Certificate

** 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

Note:  Copyright ©  2005- by Texas Research Ramblers Genealogical Society, Inc. This information may be used by libraries, genealogical & historical societies and individuals for their own personal use,however, commercial use of this information is strictly prohibited without prior written permission. N one of the information on the cemetery pages, partial or in total, may be used by any person or organization, electronically or otherwise, for the purpose of profiteering. All copies and "links" to this page must contain this location reference as its source.

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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