Endangered Texas Cemetery Reports

Endangered Texas Cemetery Reports (32)

Monday, 15 September 2014 14:41

Boyd Cemetery, Winnsboro, Wood County, Texas

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Boyd Cemetery
Winnsboro, Wood County, Texas


Cemetery: Boyd
Other: Hogue or Jared
Sign: No
Street: Big Wood Springs
City: Winnsboro
Township:
County: Wood
State: Texas
Nation: USA
Zip: 79494
lat_ns: N
lat_h:
lat_mmss:
long_ew: W
long_h:
long_mmss:
Status: Abandoned
Size: Small
Directions: FM2088 & Big Wood Springs Dr. (In Big Wood Springs-apx. 1/2 mile back & to the left, then 100 yds off the road)
Type: Road-private
Location: Rural
Terrain: Hillside
Watersource: No
Features: trees
Property: Private
Access: Permission-required
Enclosure: None
Gate: None
Established: 8/8/1885
Gravestones: 7
Oldest: 8/8/1885
Newest: 7/25/1901
Removed: Unknown
Relocated: No
Repairs: No
Methods: Adhesives
Restoration: No
Association: No
Records: No
Inventory: Unsure
Availability:
Landscaping: No
Paths: No
Trees: Yes4
Crypts: No
Fencing: No
Brickwork: No
Ironwork: No
Sculpture: No
Fountains: No
Roads: No
Buildings: No
Cement: No
Granite: Yes
Marble: Yes
Native: No
Slate: No
Others: No
Wood: No
Materials: No
Architectural: No
Angels: No
Draperies: No
Fraternal: Yes
Hands: No
Lambs: Yes
Monograms: Yes
Plants: Yes
Photos: No
Religious: Yes
Scrollwork: Yes
Urns: No
Carvings: Yes
Condition: Cemetery vandalized
Unmarked: Unsure
Broken: Yes
Toppled: Yes
Disintegrating: Yes
Buried: Unsure
Weather: No
Pollution: No
Vandalized: Yes
Report: No
VA1: Gravestones-Overturned
VA2: Gravestones-Broken
VA3:
VA4:
VA5:
Overgrowth: None
Overgrowth1:
Overgrowth2:
Overgrowth3:
Overgrowth4:
GroundCover: Yes
Moss:
Vines:
Drainage: Good
Problem1: Encroachment
Problem2:
Owner: Cemetery
Use: Agricultural
Bordering: Residential
Change: Unknown
Reason: Roads
Visited: Unknown
Archeology: Yes
Habitat: Unknown
Contacted:

Surnames:

Boyd, Houge & Jared

Other_Information:

Support:

Owner of property-Frances Baker Johnston
1888 N. FM 312
Winnsboro, TX 75494-7634

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Name: Rachel English
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Date: sept 7, 2003

Baker (Janisch/Old Yale) Cemetery
Houston, Harris County


Cemetery: Baker
Other: Janisch / Old Yale
Sign: No
Street: Janisch Road between Yale Street and North Shepherd
City: Houston Texas
Township:
County: Harris
State:
Nation: USA
Zip: 77018 / 77022
lat_ns: N
lat_h:
lat_mmss:
long_ew: W
long_h:
long_mmss:
Status: Abandoned
Size: Small
Directions: Middle of blockage from Yale St and No Shepherd Dr.
Type: Road-public
Location: Surburban
Terrain: Level
Watersource: No
Features: Tress, Bushes
Property: Private
Access: Open
Enclosure: Fence-Broken
Gate: None
Established:
Gravestones: 50
Oldest:
Newest:
Removed: Unknown
Relocated: No
Repairs: Yes
Methods: Adhesives
Restoration: No
Association: Unsure
Records: Yes
Inventory: Unsure
Availability:
Landscaping: Yes
Paths: No
Trees: Yes4
Crypts: No
Fencing: No
Brickwork: No
Ironwork: No
Sculpture: No
Fountains: No
Roads: No
Buildings: No
Cement: Unsure
Granite: Unsure
Marble: Unsure
Native: Unsure
Slate: Unsure
Others: Yes
Wood: Unsure
Materials: Unsure
Architectural: Yes
Angels: Unsure
Draperies: Unsure
Fraternal: Unsure
Hands: Unsure
Lambs: Unsure
Monograms: Unsure
Plants: Unsure
Photos: Unsure
Religious: Unsure
Scrollwork: Unsure
Urns: Unsure
Carvings: Unsure
Condition: Cemetery neglected
Unmarked: Unsure
Broken: Yes
Toppled: Yes
Disintegrating: Yes
Buried: Yes
Weather: Yes
Pollution: Unknown
Vandalized: No
Report: Yes
VA1: Gravestones-Overturned
VA2:
VA3:
VA4:
VA5:
Overgrowth:
Overgrowth1:
Overgrowth2:
Overgrowth3: Gravestones-Disturbing
Overgrowth4:
GroundCover: Yes
Moss: Yes
Vines: Yes
Drainage: Good
Problem1:
Problem2:
Owner: Cemetery
Use: Agricultural
Bordering: Residential
Change: Same
Reason: Roads
Visited: Rarely
Archeology: Unknown
Habitat: Yes
Contacted:

Surnames:

Yale
Wells
Washburn

Other_Information:

When I visited the cemetery about 60 days ago poorly taken care of - trees down, overgrown, stones covered and sinking - neighbor indicated vandalism - but very overgrown now. Found out family there.

Support:

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Name: Sherry Wolter
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Date: 3/3/05

Monday, 15 September 2014 14:40

Inglish Cemetery, Bonham, Fannin County, Texas

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Inglish Cemetery
Bonham, Fannin County, Texas

Date: 12/03/2000

Cemetery: Bailey Inglish Cemetery
Street: Lynn Street
City: Bonham
Township:
County: Fannin
State: TX
Nation: USA
Zip: 75418
Nearby: Sam Rayburn Rd + Veteran's Hospital
Land Type: Private
Status: Inactive
Accessible: Yes
Unmarked graves: Yes
Graves within: 200
Oldest grave: unknown
Newest grave: unknown
Records: Unsure
Inventory: Unsure
Records location:
Owner: unknown
Condition: Cemetery in danger of destruction
Overgrown-trees
Overgrown-ground cover
Broken Headstones
Buried Headstones
Disintegrating Headstones
Fallen Headstones
Previous contacts: none
Work Status: The current status of this cemetery is: Unknown

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name: Irene Peters
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Monday, 15 September 2014 14:40

Able Cemetery, Munster, Cooke County, Texas

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Able Cemetery
Munster, Cooke County, Texas

Date: 11-14-2000

Cemetery: Able Cemetery
Street:
City: Munster
Township:
County: Cooke
State: Texas
Nation: U.S.
Zip:
Nearby:
Land Type: Private
Status: Active
Accessible: Yes
Unmarked graves: Yes
Graves within: 75
Oldest grave: 1850
Newest grave:
Records: Unsure
Inventory: Unsure
Records location:
Owner: William Miller, Polly Haverkamp
Condition: Describe the current condition of the cemetery
Broken Headstones
Previous contacts: Texas Historical Commission
Work Status: Cemetery cleaned

Submitted by / Contact for additional Information:

name: Cherylyn Snarr
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