Hood County Texas Genealogical Society

 

WYLIE CEMETERY

 

Reprinted from Hood County Genealogical Society Newsletter dated May 1992

 

Location: Thorp Spring, Texas.

Directions: Highway 4 west from Thorp Spring 8/10 mile past store (at junction FM 2580). Turn left on County Road 117 (also called Overton Ct.). Follow to dead end 7/10 mile. Two houses, side by side, on right at end of the road. Cemetery is in a pasture on the left across from the houses, about 100 yards from the road. Two foot concrete wall completely around the graves.

Identification on tombstones:

NAME

BIRTH

DATE

DEATH

DATE

J.N.M. Wylie

02/22/1832

01/20/1896

Annis E. Wylie

Wife of J.N.M. Wylie

09/20/1848

05/22/1879

Lizzie M.

Daughter of J.N.M. & A.E. Wylie

05/16/1879

06/22/1879

T.R.L.

Son of J.N.M. & A.E. Wylie

07/03/1870

06/22/1889

Tennie

Daughter of C.D. & R.P. Doggett

05/15/1872

07/06/1886

NOTE: J.N.M. = John Nixion McNeal

Recorded by: Keith Kellar, Diana Kay (Wylie) Kellar, Joshua Kellar, and Justin Kellar - March 12, 1992.

1880 HOOD COUNTY CENSUS

 Name 

Relation

Marital Status

Gender

Race

Age

Birthplace

Occupation

Father's Birthplace

Mother's Birthplace

 Jackson WYLY 

 Self 

 M 

 Male 

 W 

 48 

 TN 

 Farmer 

 VA 

 TN 

 Lydia WYLY 

 Wife 

 M 

 Female 

 W 

 42 

 TN 

 Keeping House 

 TN 

 TN 

 Annie WYLY 

 Dau 

 S 

 Female 

 W 

 22 

 TN 

 At Home 

 --- 

 --- 

 Robert WYLY 

 Son 

 S 

 Male 

 W 

 17 

 TN 

 Laborer 

 TN 

 TN 

 


Source Information:

 

Census Place

Precinct 3, Hood, Texas

Web Page by Virginia Hale

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