2019 Officers and Executive Committee

President: Geraldine Johnson

Vice President: Mary Kubeczka

Secretary: Vanessa Smith

Treasurer: Lu Hollander

Membership Committee

Chair: Charlene Voskamp

Member: Linda Jurecka

Member: Unfilled      

Ex-Officio Member: Geraldine Johnson      

Communication Committee

Chair: Trish Cooke

Member (Newsletter): George Zemanek

Member (Website): Susan Lake

Member (Social Media): George Zemanek

Member (Publicity): Unfilled                                                   

Ex-Officio Member       Geraldine Johnson                  

Finance Committee

Chair: Eddie Harrison

Member: Charlene Voskamp.

Member: Joan Griggs

Ex-Officio Member: Geraldine Johnson

2018 Family History Fair

Discover Your Roots

Details

Flyer

Forms

Sponsored by Washington County Genealogical Society And the Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library

Classes and Workshops: June, July, and Aug. 2018

2018 Family History Fair: October 13, 2018

Genealogy Lock-In: October 19, 2018

Contacts:
Andria Heiges     Librarian     979-337-7202
Tammy Murphy     Asst. Librarian     979-337-7208
Geraldine Johnson     WCGS Representative     979-203-3131

Central Cemeteries

Affleck

Allcorn

Allcorn Slave (AA)
has not been verified
30° 13′ 33.54″ N – 96° 23′ 43.40″ W Gen Vicinity

Armistead

B/Nai Abraham

Barton/Hubert (AA)
Quarry Rd
30° 19′ 23.24″ N – 96° 29′ 20.22″ W

Bode

Bowers

Breddin
30° 06′ 56.25″ N — 96° 21′ 21.06″ W

Brenham Masonic

Buster

Calvary Catholic Cemetery

Camptown (AA)

Carter Family

Clark Cemetery

Clay Cemetery
6816 Seeker Rd
30° 17′ 31.86″ N – 96° 23′ 01.49″ W (Approximate)

Clear Springs (AA)

Confederate Cemetery
1479 FM 2679
30° 11′ 51.11″ N – 96° 29′ 21.05″ W

Devine Mercy Catholic Cemetery
College Avenue at Blinn Blvd.
30° 9′ 31.68″ N – 96° 24′ 41.18″ W

Davis Grave

Dudley Cemetery

Eben-Ezer Lutheran Church

Ehlert Cemetery

Eichholt Cemetery

Fisher Cemetery aka Gay Hill Baptist; Union

FM 2621 Cemetery

Sandy Hill
30° 15′ 08.6`” N – 96° 20′ 13.84″ W Approximate

Friedens, E. V. Cemetery, Gay Hill
9460 Hwy 36 N.
30° 16′ 13.10″ N – 96° 28′ 16.55″ W

Geick Ln
End of Geick Ln (dead end)
30° 13′ 44.10″ N – 96° 19′ 57.10 W Approximate

Gill Family
Harrisburg Rd
30° 11′ 49.62″ N – 96° 29′ 42.72″ W

Grassmuck
Baronowski Rd
30° 07′ 39.65″ N – 96° 27′ 35.48″ W Approximate

Guyton – Roberts aka Roberts #2
Old Navasota Rd.
30° 12′ 13.03″ N – 96° 20′ 02.81 W

Hale Family Cemetery
3209 Trails End Lane (deeded)
30° 15′ 14.33″ N – 96° 31′ 41.43″ W

Harker Family
Quarry Community
30° 19′ 07.11″ N – 96° 28′ 00.80″ W

Harry Family

Heisig
Cedar Hill RD
30° 14′ 36.31″ N – 96° 25′ 47.35″ W

HIC (AA) aka Precious Memories
College Ave.
30° 09′ 26.98″ N – 96° 24′ 36.50 W

Hill Grave

Houston-Lea

Hueske Family
Meier Ln.
30° 05′ 32.28″ N – 96° 25′ 01.35″ W

Immanuel Lutheran Church – Weideville

Jameson
30° 09′ 41.50″ N – 96° 27′ 43.50″ W

Kraatz

Kurtz

Lehmann (Julius) Family

Lehmann (Ludwig) Family
2025 S. Berlin Rd
30° 08′ 54.65″ N – 96° 27′ 31.73″ W

Liberty Com.(AA) aka Independence

Loesch Family
Griffin -Loesch Ln (Cedar Hill Rd)
30° 14′ 33.98″ N – 96° 24′ 45.87″ W

McNeese Cemetery
FM 390
30° 17′ 20.82″ N – 96° 25′ 43.32″ W

Meyer

Money aka County Farm
Glenblythe Rd
30° 14′ 10.96″ N – 96° 28′ 13.70″ W

Mount Olivet Methodist Church Cemetery
FM 390, Old Gay Hill
30° 16′ 55.72″ N – 96° 27′ 41.60″ W Approximate

Nordt

Oak Rest -Mayfair Ln

Old Gay Hill Baptist Church Cemetery-(AA)
Chriesmann Rd

Old Gay Hill Cemetery (AA)
2500 Dannheim Rd

Old Independence-Coles

O’Malley Family

Pankonien
Old Gay Hill Road
30° 14′ 55.17″ N — 96° 27′ 36.88″ W

Phillipsburg German Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery
Old Phillipsburg & E. Schroeder
30° 05′ 35.37″ N – 96° 21′ 14.16″ W

Pleasant Grove (AA)

Prairie Lea (29.3acres)
Prairie Lea St.
30° 09′ 20.9″ N – 96° 24′ 31.58″ W

Randle Hill (AA)

Rast Cemetery

R.E.B. Baylor Original Gravesite, re-interred/Waco
Independence
30° 18′ 57.09″ N – 96° 20′ 43.18″ W

Rocky Creek German Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery
Old Independence Rd. Just past Mockingbird
30° 16′ 31.75″ N – 96° 22′ 25.76″ W

Salem Evangelical Lutheran

Sandy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery (AA)
FM 389
30° 07′ 53.54″ N – 96° 28′ 05.05″ W

Sayles Cemetery aka Lane

Scarborough Grave

Spanish
Old Gay Hill Road
30° 15′ 46.78″ N – 96° 28′ 54.05″ W

St. John’s Lutheran Church-Prairie Hill

St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery
College Ave. at Blinn Blvd see Calvary
30° 09′ 30.30″ N – 96° 24′ 37.31″ W

St. Matthews Lutheran Church

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Columbarium

St. Peter’s Lutheran-Gay Hill
Old Gay Hill & Wauls Legion
30° 15′ 24.79″ N – 96° 28′ 08.66″ W

Struckmeyer

Unnamed Cemetery #1
Geick Road
30° 13′ 35.67″ N – 96° 19′ 54.94″ W Approximate

Unnamed Cemetery #2
Old Navasota Rd
30° 12′ 8.14″ N – 96° 20″11.43″ W Approximate

Unnamed Cemetery #3
FM 390/Gay Hill
30° 16′ 17.13″ N – 96° 29′ 35.27″ W Approximate

Unnamed Cemetery #4
30° 17′ 16.74″ N – 96° 28′ 29.07″ W Approximate

Veazey

Vine Dell
Baylor Park to VineDell Rd behind 1842 House
30° 19′ 35″ N – 96° 21′ 03″ W / Approximate

Walker – Hog Branch Creek (AA)
Brooks Ln.
30° 10′ 26.56″ N – 96° 22′ 24.97″ W

Walker-Ralston Creek aka Dever
Mustang Rd
30° 09′ 32.99″ N – 96° 21′ 28.00″ W Approximate

Wallace
Gilmore Rd
30° 16′ 47.04″ N – 96° 29′ 37.73 W

Walston
6450 Hummingbird Rd.
30° 09′ 40.27″ N – 96° 29′ 26.98″ W

Weiss
FM 3456
30° 07′ 43.22″ N – 96° 25′ 03.33″ W

Wiede
past Immanuel Lutheran Church Wiedeville Church Rd.
30° 12′ 46.34″ N – 96° 20′ 18.33″ W

Williams Mausoleum
150 Pledger Rd
30° 13′ 30.56″ N – 96° 25′ 56.94 W

Willow Grove (AA)
Second St.
30° 09′ 35.48″ N – 96° 24′ 41.89″ W

Zion Lutheran Church-Zionsville
1800 FM 2679
30° 11′ 59.89″ N – 96° 29′ 24.28″ W

Brenham Cemeteries

B/Nai Abraham
Brenham Masonic
Calvary Catholic (part of St Mary’s)
Camptown (AA)
Devine Mercy Catholic (part of St Mary’s)
HIC (AA), aka Precious Memories
Prairie Hill incl w/Prairie Lea
Prairie Lea (29.3acres)
St. Mary’s Catholic Cem
St. Peter’s Episcopal Ch
Willow Grove (AA)

Western Cemeteries

Barnett-Estes aka Old Craig

Bethlehem

Blackburn
5060 FM 2780, Burton
30° 13′ 30.8″ N – 96° 38′ 08.7″ W

Boyd

Boyd-Carmack


Brandes


Broesche


Burkhardt


Carr

Carter Cemetery aka Hines aka Harge

Christian Church Cemetery aka Bethany
8955 Christian Cemetery Rd,, Burton
30° 13′ 30.79″ N – 96° 37′ 03.34″ W

Derrick Family

Dewberry Cemetery (Malinak Family)

Emmanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery, Greenvine

Flat Prairie

Flentge Grave

Gaston-Hughes-Steeger

Gentry

Giesecke

Greenvine Baptist Church Cemetery

Harmel Grave

Hartstack

Havlik-Vavra

Heins Grave, Mary

Heins, Rosine and Adolph

Hewitt Cemetery aka Colony

Holt

Hopewell Church Cemetery

Jaeger-Witte

Kerr

La Bahia

Latium

Lauderdale Cemetery aka Poteet

Linbeck Grave

Loewe

Mayer

McClellan

Mt. Calvary

Mt. Zion Cemetery aka Hall

Muehlenbruch Grave

Oak Hill – Burton

Pearson

Punchard
Don’t have a location

Rock House Creek Cemetery (AA)

Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery aka County Line

St. John’s UCC, Burton

St. Matthew Cemetery aka Carmine

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church-Rehburg
4460 FM 1948, Burton
30° 14′ 05.14″ N – 96° 35′ 49.16″ W

Stamps

Steinbach

Steiner Grave

Stork Grave

Union Cemetery

Union Hill Cemetery aka St. Union
30° 17′ 12.42″ – 96° 35′ 28.28″

White-Union

Williams Cemetery aka Quarry

Eastern Cemeteries

Anderson
Copelyn Springs Rd
30° 12′ 27.50″ N – 96° 15′ 04.50″ W
A Texas Landmark on Copelyn Springs Road. 2004 visit saw nothing there.

Apperson

Atkinson

Baptist Hill [AA]

Bethlehem Lutheran Church

Block – AA
Copelyn Spring Rd S of FM 390
30° 13′ 36.03″ N – 96° 16′ 24.30″ W

Bolton

Bosse
105E FM 912 Jenson Rd S
30° 17′ 44.02″ N – 96° 11′ 48.71″ W
Two unmarked graves of Bosse children.

Bouldin-Routt

Bowden
13650 FM 1155
30° 14′ 27.15″ N – 96° 12′ 51.89″ W

Breedlove-Cooper
AKA Cooper
12399 Schwartz Rd.
30° 20′ 07.52″ N – 96° 16′ 12.23″ W

Brown Family [AA]

Burch
Old Navasota Rd Back of Randerman St
30° 12′ 42.50″ N – 96° 18′ 57.50″ W may be 51.50.

Campground [AA]
30° 13′ 38.51″ N – 96° 15′ 00.37″ W Approximate
11452 FM 2193
Civil War burials

Carlisle [AA]

Carnes

Cedar Creek
30° 09′ 39.50″ N – 96° 15′ 42.50″W Approximate

Chappell Hill Com [AA]
Sample Cemetery Rd
30° 08′ 22.81″ N – 96° 15′ 49.35″ W

Chappell Hill Masonic
30° 09′ 13.67″ N – 96° 15′ 37.12″ W
at end of Chappell Hill Masonic Rd
This cemetery, located a short distance north of Chappell Hill on the old Chappell Hill-Brenham road, has suffered over a century of neglect. It is now endowed and well kept. Many known interments are not marked, however.

Chester Hicks Cemetery
30° 12′ 39.63″ N – 96°16’30.04″ W.
7800 Newman Lane

Copelyn
30° 13′ 50.89″ N – 96° 13′ 30.09″ W approximate
Copelyn Springs Rd.

Copelyn [AA]
AKA Whitfield
30° 13′ 43.50″ N – 96° 16′ 55.50″ W Approximate

Copelyn Springs
30° 13′ 36.92″ N – 96° 16′ 23.53″ W
Copelyn Springs Rd

Cress #1
30° 10′ 18.50″ N – 96° 16′ 31.50″ W Approximate

Cress Family at Providence Church

Cress-Wilburn [AA], aka Cress #3
30° 10′ 20.50″ N – 96° 16′ 29.50″ W
3252 FM 1155

Dallas #2

Dallas Family
30° 17′ 48.50″ N – 96° 18′ 10.50″ W Approximate
FM 390 to FM 2621

Dever-Early-Pankey

Dillard [AA]

Egypt Ln. [AA]
30° 15’27.02″ N – 96° 06.54.91″ W
Egypt Ln; Brown College
Cemetery is located beside Egypt Road and is grown up with Georgia cane. There is very little evidence of any stones. Native say it was a family cemetery but no one knows what the family name was.

Elder Family

Evans Prairie

Farquhar

Felder #2/Crawford [AA]
30° 12′ 40.00″ N – 96° 15′ 29.00″ W
1101 Copelyn Springs Rd.

Foster # 1 aka Lott
FM 912 just past Bosse Rd
30° 17′ 44.50″ N – 96° 12′ 30.50″ W Approximate

Foster # 2
Gibbs Creek Rd
30° 05′ 09.44″ N – 96° 15′ 03.97″ W Approximate

Franklin Harry aka Tennyson [AA]
3989 Kruger Rd includes Tennyson
30° 15′ 14.55″ N – 96° 11′ 46.92″ W

Franklin James [AA]
15435 FM 1155 E.
30° 14′ 51.78″ N – 96° 10′ 45.09″ W

Frieden Church
Bosse Rd& FM 1155
30° 17′ 13.45″ N – 96° 10′ 02.50″ W

Gates

Good Hope
14555 Wm Penn Rd.
30° 19′ 06.92″ N – 96° 16′ 16.78″ W
A well kept cemetery in a grove of ancient oaks on the old
LaBahia Road near William Penn.
Winfield Book: Independence Quadrangle, p. 47

Hale Gattis
5096 Booth Ln.
30° 11′ 52.50″ N – 96° 18′ 12.50″ W Approximate

Hall Cemetery #1 [AA]
Felder Rd.
30° 13′ 51.79″ N – 96° 10′ 52.37″ W

Hall #2
FM 1371
30° 05′ 44.50″ N – 96° 13′ 05.50″ W Approximate

Harbour

Harris Spring [AA]

Hidalgo Bluff
30° 21′ 30.50″ N – 96° 15′ xx” W

Hinds
30° 15′ 28.98″ N – 96° 08′ 19.62″ W

Hope

Hubert Family

Hughes Thornhill

Jackson Family

Krueger Family

Leathie Howard [AA]
800 Allwise Rd.
30° 11′ 34.00″ N – 96° 13′ 48.63″ W

McKey

Middleton

Mitchell [AA]
30° 12′ 40.11″ N – 96° 15′ 31.44″ W
Copelyn Springs Rd

Morgan
Old Navasota Rd
30° 12′ 20″ N – 96° 19′ 31″ W Approximate

Motley [AA]

Mt. Calvary Baptist [AA]
30° 14′ 12.97″ N – 96° 07′ 34.52″ W
3370 Brown College Rd

Mt. Zion AME Church [AA]
30°15′ 35.03″ N – 96° 08′ 06.46″ W
FM 2726 near Egypt Ln.

Muse

Newsome Family[AA]

Palestine [AA]

Paul Felder Church Cemetery [AA]
Felder Rd.
30° 13′ 38.65″ N – 96° 10′ 29.73″ W

Phelps Family

Phillips [AA]

Providence Baptist Church [AA]

Reynolds

Roberts #1
30° 18′ 03.94″ N – 96° 07′ 49.68″ W
Boenker Rd

Robertson-Sandy Hill

Rock Island

Rogers [AA]

Sally Zack Family
FM 912 E of FM 1155
30° 18′ 58.83″ N – 96° 09′ 44.97″ W

Sample [AA]

Singer Family

Sledge
30° 07′ 56.31″ N – 96° 16′ 41.00″ W
Jean Banker Ranch 5022 Meyer Ln

Smith Family

Sommer Family

Souls Chapel AME [AA]

Spann aka Old Catholic, Sweed [AA]
Pickens
30° 20′ 54.50″ N – 96° 12′ 56.17″ W

Steck
30° 6’1.50″N – 96°17’38.50″W

St. Matthew Baptist Church
30° 21′ 42.27″ N – 96° 13′ 30.21″ W
FM1935 to St Matthew Ln.

St. Stanislaus Catholic Church
30° 07′ 41.81″ N – 96° 16′ 56.15″ W
Chadwick-Hogan Rd
On a paved road about 1 ž miles WSW of Chappell Hill, neatly fenced, well kept, and shaded by old cedars and crepe myrtles.
Winfield Book: Chappell Hill Quadrangle, p. 17

Thomas

Thornhill
30° 13′ 53.37″ N – 96° 14′ 22.26″ W
FM 1155 to FM 2193

Unnamed Cemetery
30° 20′ 06.62″ N – 96° 16′ 15.10″ W Approximate
FM 1935 & Schwartz Rd.

Valley View
30° 12′ 21″ N – 96° 18′ 26″ W
Valley View Ln

Vinson – Pleasant Home
30° 14′ 26.14″ N – 96° 15′ 00.50″ W
FM 2193 just past Flewellen

Vinson Hutchinson

Washington Cemetery

Washington Community

Whiting aka Allen [AA]
10251 Lone Star Rd.
30° 20′ 27.75″ N – 96° 13′ 50.43″ W

Whiting-Wellman [AA]
18550 Wellmann Rd.
30° 19′ 17.19″ N – 96° 11′ 09.28″ W

Willingham #1

Willingham #2 [AA]

Unknown Locations

Alderson Tombstone
Banks
Bethel
Block -(AA)
Bluff- (AA)
Bluff- (AA) St Matthews
Coleman(AA)
Copeland Cemetery (AA)
Drawe
Faulkner (AA)
Harvey (AA)
Hicks (AA)
Johnson (AA)
Lawson (AA)
Mack Santee (AA)
McCuthcheon
Milam (AA)
Moore Farm (AA)
Mt. Zion (AA)
Mt. Zion (AA)
Nall
Quarry (AA)
Richardson (AA)
Routt
Safern Cemetery
Stecks
Struwe
Veazy

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