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Minter Springs Cemetery

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Cemetery Name: Minter Springs
Location: Brazos County South
County: Brazos
USGS Quad: Wellborn
Coordinates: 20 20 18N / 96 19 12W
Maintained by: Leah Smith Family-Straub/Barron descendents
Land owner:  
Read by: In 1983: Stan & Dottie Clark, Mary Horn, Don & Vicki Simons-Src: BGQ VII(1).  In 2009: Ellen Horner
Date read: 1983, May 2009
Photos by: Ellen Horner
Date added to Rambler web site: May 2009
Condition of cemetery**: Fair
Directions: Three mi. west of Wellborn, TX. Take Koppe Bridge Rd west to Minter Springs Rd; go to where road forks to right; take dirt road to left to a fork where road bears left; turn left again; cemetery at end of road
Cemetery Index
Location Name
Date of Birth
Date of Death
Comments
  Barron, Annie Lillian
08 Jan 1893
24 July 1936
"Wife of T. J. Barron"
  Barron, Mary H.
26 Feb 1872
11 July 1936
 
  Barron, Tom Joe
01 Jun 1890
19 Dec 1951
 
  Barron, Young N.
08 May 1868
12 Mar 1935
 
  Crummel, Aubrey Wade
10 Aug 1923
09 Jun 1933
Single marker w/Christine; "Here lie two little pals"; "Donated by ILA #1273"; Mary Horn said, "They drowned in clay pit tank." 1930 TX Harris County Census: d/of & s/of Chester & Mary Crummel
  Crummel, Christine Mary
04 Feb 1925
09 Jun 1933
Single marker w/Aubrey; "Here lie two little pals"; "Donated by ILA #1273"; Mary Horn said, "They drowned in clay pit tank." 1930 TX Harris County Census: d/of & s/of Chester & Mary Crummel
  Dew, Baby Boy
1913
1913
t/s w/M.S. & Jessie E. Dew
  Dew, Mrs. Jessie E.
07 Nov 1887
18 Mar 1972
t/s w/Babby Boy & M. S. Dew
  Dew, Maurice S.
19 Apr 1884
15 Dec 1924
t/s w/Baby Boy & Jessie E. Dew; "married July 30, 1910"
  Dickerson, Mrs. D. L.
26 July 1825
10 Jan 1905
 
  Dickerson, G. R.
03 Dec 1859
18 May 1951
 
  Farquhar, James
*
*
*No dates; "Pvt Texas Mounted Volunteers Mexican War"
  Johnson, Bynum
22 Jan 1817
23 Dec 1893
 
  Johnson, Martha
24 Nov 1822
25 June 1897
w/of B. Johnson
  Jones, Wade H.
*
10 Mar 1933
*No date; "Texas Pvt 1st Class 341 Butchery Co. QMC"
  Logan, W. L.
1903
1921
"He is away"
  McVey, Claud Harper
29 Dec 1879
31 Jan 1895
"Son of W.H. & M.L. McVey A precious one from us has gone A voice we loved is stilled A place is vacant in our hearts That never can be filled"
  McVey, Mary Lou
Sep 1861*
1934
*DOB month-Src: 1900 TX Brazos County Census; w/o William H. McVey
  McVey, William H.
June 1857
1925
*DOB month-Src: 1900 TX Brazos County Census; h/o Mary Lou McVey
  Neelley, John B.
07 Oct 1851
27 Jan 1917
Masonic emblem
  Neelley, Mary E.
31 Jan 1855
31 Mar 1848
 
  Parker, J. A.
31 Aug 1844
28 Dec 1914
"Madison Cav., CSA"
  Parker, Nora May
22 Nov 1890
12 May 1941
b. Sisco (sic) TX; d. Houston, TX; surviving sons: Ray Parker Jr., Barron Lionell Parker
  Parker, Ray E.
22 July 1883
07 Feb 1918
W.O.W. Memorial
  Straub, August
1872
1947
"Dad"; DOB month-Jan 1870-Src: 1900 TX Brazos County Census
  Straub, Augusta
06 May 1897
09 Jan 1907
"Son of A.S. & E.F. Straub"; "Our darling one hath gone before To greet us on the blessful shore."
  Straub, Fanny
08 Feb 1865
11 Nov 1915
"Our precious Mother hast left us"
  Straub, Little Davis
21 Apr 1905
16 Oct 1905
"Son of A.S. & E.F. Straub"; "Our darling one hath gone before To greet us on the blessful shore."
  Straub, Laura B.
07 Sep 1910
20 May 1993
d/s; "Mother"; w/o Lawrence Straub
  Straub, Lawrence
24 Oct 1906
37 Dec 1978
d/s; h/o Laura B. Straub
  Straub, Sadie V.
17 Oct 1902
9 Nov 1999
d/s; "Mother"; w/o Welcome 'Buck' Straub
  Straub, Welcome 'Buck'
18 Jan 1904
22 Aug 1975
d/s; h/o Sadie V. Straub
  Welch, A. B.
25 July 1854
01 Aug 1925
 
  Welch, Jane L.
09 May 1857
22 June 1941
 
  Worthington, Bobby Ray
*
*
*No dates; "Pvt Texas Mounted Volunteers Mexican War"
  Worthington, J. W.
18 Jan 1884
09 July 1909
"Erected by Almira, his wife"
  Worthington, Lena
17 Feb 1868
20 Nov 1955
 
  Worthington, R. W.
13 Feb 1881
22 May 1918
"Erected by his wife"
  Worthington, T. W.
06 Apr 1852
06 Jan 1930
 

** 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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