A small block with "DAVIS". This is
Cassandra 'Willy' Rasco Davis, wife of David Fort
Davis. (There is no documentation.)
1 block with "EATON". This is Aunt Bet.
(There is no documentation.)
Cassandra (Willy) Rasco Davis 1822\1916 was wife
of David Fort Davis and mother of Lycurgus Jefferson (Cug)
Aunt Bet was oldest sister of L. J. Cug Davis: Lucy
Elizabeth Davis b.1840 KY\d.1925 Menard Co., TX married: 1.
William B. Ivy; 2. John Carson; 3. Julius M Joe
Sarah Brooksie Davis Brown b.1881 possibly in Llano,
TX\d.1920 Uvalde Co. TX, wife of George Henry Brown. She
was first child of Allie and Cug Davis. There is some confusion
about names and how many of her babies buried here. Brooksie died
of Typhoid. Brooksie, Little Jesse and Charlie all had Typhoid.
Charlie was the only one that lived. Research tells me that
Typhoid was quite common in late summer. It came mostly from bad
The Ivys listed below are descendants of
Lucy Elizabeth Davis Ivy and buried in Waresville
Cemetery South of Utopia.
This is the
Petty family stones in the VANDERPOOL Cemetery.
There's a little mix up here, but I am trying to work it
out. All help would be appreciated.
This stone is a special request.
She was a young mother of three.
Chainey Taylor... She was born 7-22-1852 Little Rock, Ark.,
died 1-20-1940 in Sabinal, Texas, buried in Vanderpool Cem. She
married: 1. Hugh Johnson, d.1894, then 2. Dr. Taylor
|1870 census: Red Oak, Ellis, Texas: Martin
Chaney 40 male Ark, Farmer/ Madeline 38, Ark, keeping house/
Hulda Chaney 18 abt 1852 Arkansas, White, Female/ Franklin 15
male, Ark/ Mary 12 female, Ark/ Ellen 11 female, Ark, Josephina
16 female, Ark/ John 3 male, Texas/ James 1 male, Texas.
1900 census Justice Precinct 3, Dist 73, Uvalde, Texas:
head Jas E Taylor, ___ Unk, Unk, Unk, occ: doctor/ wife Hulda
J Taylor 46, July 1853, Ark, Ark, Ark, married 3 years, had 2
children, 2 living/ step dau Rose A Johnson 22, TX, TX, Ark/
step dau Abbie L Johnson 20, TX, TX, Ark.
1930 census Sabinal, Uvalde, Texas: head Anna Johnson 52,
TX, TX, Ark, white female, single/ mother Huldah Taylor 77,
Ark Ark Ark, widow/ nephew Joe B Clayton 10, Iowa, GA, TX.
Texas Death Index, 1903-2000 #5643: Name: Huldah Tennessee Taylor , Death: 20 Jan 1940
This is a few
photos of some of the most interesting stones.
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