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Riverside Cemetery


Cemetery Name: Riverside / Burkhalter / Watson Cemetery
Location:  
County: Brazos
USGS Quad: South Brazos
Coordinates:  
Maintained by: Unknown
Land owner: Unknown
Read by: Clint Williams, death records from Bill Page
Date read: October 10, 2015
Photos by: Clint Williams
Date added to Rambler web site: August 22, 2015
Condition of cemetery**: Abandoned
Directions: From the Brazos County courthouse take Texas Avenue south to Wellborn. At the Post Office turn right on Koppe Bridge road and follow it to Hopes Creek Road. turn left on Hopes Creek Road. One mile before the Brazos river it is on the right. There is a metal gate tied with wire. The cemetery is overgrown and many of the headstones have been knocked down by cattle. This cemetery is a part of Riverside Cemetery.13720 Hopes Creek Rd
Riverside Index
Name Birth Death Comments
Adams, Clemie
11 June 1932
11-Jul-57
Daughter of Wash Williams and Georgia Ann Tally(Texas Death Certificate)
Brown, Lee
1899
7-Jul-32
Son of Robert Brown(Texas Death Certificate)
Browning, Pearl
3 Feb. 1882
3 Oct. 1917
daughter of John Whitfield and Catherine Smith (Texas Death Certificate)
Bullock, Allen, Jr
1895
29 Aug. 1940
(Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 240-241)
BURKHALTER, Estellar
24 Jun. 1878
22 Sep 1880
Daughter of D.D. and M. BURKHALTER
BURKHALTER, Alonzo Pierce
24 Nov. 1866
NL
Son of D.D. and M. BURKHALTER
BURKHALTER, Andrew
24 May 1874
14 Sep 1880
Daughter of D.D. and M.
BURKHALTER, Daisy D.
16 Jan. 1883
24 Jul 1887
Daughter of D.D. and M.
BURKHALTER, Dionysious
19 Oct. 1838
3 Feb 1886
 
BURKHALTER, F.M.
13 Jul. 1880
14 Jul 1880
 
BURKHALTER, John Nickerson
27 Nov. 1870
2 Dec 1879
 
BURKHALTER, Nannie M.
23 Dec. 1881
21 Aug 1888
Daughter of D.D. and M. BURKHALTER
Carter, Henry
NL
17 Nov. 1949
(Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 280-281)
Clark, James E.
NL
9-May-1939
(Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 234-235)
CLARKE, an
NL
1912
Raymond Parsons
Edwards, Archie
NL
21-Jul-1937
(Texas Death Certificate)
Hardy, Mary
1851
10-Jun-1936
Daughter of Comp and Lettie Laws (Texas Death Certificate)
HARDY, Ola
NL
23 Sept. 1918
Court record
Hardy, Storkes
1870
26-May-1936
Son of Hinton and Tammer Hardy (Texas Death Certificate)
Harris, Viola
NL
20 Mar. 1926
Daughter of Willie Green and Ellen Thompson
Harris, Viola (“Quen”)
1837
8 Feb. 1926
(Texas Death Certificate)
Henderson, Wil
1889
30 Jan. 1945
(Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 258-259)
Higgins, Frank
3 Jan. 1931
5-Jun-1944
(Texas Death Certificate)
Higgins, Johnny, Jr.
20-Jul-1920
18 Sept. 1937
(Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages ?)
Hollis, Lee Odessa
16-Feb-1919
25 July 1956
Daughter of Jettie Earle and Candis Hilliard (Texas Death Certificate)
Hudson, Wil
1884
30 Jan. 1945
(Texas Death Certificate)
Jackson, Sallie
1875
25-May-1933
(Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, page 212)
LANES, Zilpha
NL
15 Jul. 1919
Daughter of Noah Harrison and Ella Williams
Lovejoy, Mattie
8 Jan. 1880
4 Jan.1948
Daughter of Jesse Payton (Texas Death Certificate)
Marshall, Bailey
10 Dec. 1869
2 Feb. 1941
Son of Jim B. Marshall (Texas Death Certificate)
MARSHALL, Sal
1878
 
Marshell, Aldon
1923
9 Jan. 1930
son of Terry Pollard and Alberta Thomas; Cemetery (Texas Death Certificate)
Miller, Pratt
1 Sept. 1919
16-Apr-1944
(Texas Death Certificate)
Mitchell, Manue
March 1873
1-Apr-1939
Son of Robert Mitchell and Armelia Green (Texas Death Certificate)
MORROW, Wiley
Oct. 1913
Oct. 1952
 
Nelson, Minnie
1904
2 May 1938
(Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 230-231)
Payton, Jessie
1890
22 April 1947
Son of Jessie Payton(Texas Death Certificate)
PAYTON, Jessie
24 Aug. 1889
22 Apr. 1947
Son of Jessie Payton, SA
Payton, Johnnie B
15-May-1912
21 Feb. 1935
Son of Ed and Katy Payton (Texas Death Certificate)
Perkins, Sidney
1885
25 Oct. 1938
(Bryan Cemetery Registers, vol.4, pages 232-33)
PETERSON, Ned
4 Jan. 1913
20 Jul. 1928
 
Ricks, Paul
1887
24 Apr.1937
Son of Tom Ricks and Dolly Jones (Texas Death Certificate)
WALTER, Annie
NL
11 Nov. 1920
Court record
WALTER, R.
1836
7 Jan. 1929
 
WATSON, Lannie
1 Jul. 1875
13 Jul. 1944
 
WATSON, Mary A.
22 Apr. 1974
19 Nov. 1966
 
WATSON, Milton
3 dec. 1905
20 Sept. 1944
 
WATSON, Wade
1869
1950
 
Watson, William
27 Jan. 1884
30 Dec. 1942
(Texas Death Certificate)
WATSONS, William M.
11 Oct. 1881
19 Jun. 1951
w/Louisa Watsons
WHITE, Elmo
NL
1 Nov. 1918
Son of Silvia Williams Court record
Wiggins, Sealy
31 Dec. 1886
14 Sept. 1952
(Texas Death Certificate)
YOUNG, Stella
NL
20 Oct. 1918
Daughter of Henry and Mesa chesian Young

** 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. by Texas Research Ramblers Genealogical Society.  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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