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Record of interments in the city cemetery ... and a brief history of Brownsville, Texas

Chula T. Griffin

Record of interments in the city cemetery ... and a brief history of Brownsville, Texas

by Chula T. Griffin

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Published by C.T. Griffin, S.S. Griffin in Brownsville, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brownsville (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Brownsville.
    • Subjects:
    • Brownsville City Cemetery (Brownsville, Tex.),
    • Registers of births, etc. -- Texas -- Brownsville.,
    • Inscriptions -- Texas -- Brownsville.,
    • Brownsville (Tex.) -- Genealogy.,
    • Brownsville (Tex.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Chula T. and Sam S. Griffin.
      ContributionsGriffin, Sam S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF394.B88 G74 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1468689M
      LC Control Number93130049

      W elcome to my new site highlighting the Historic Sites of Brownsville, Texas. Within this site are images of the prints and originals I have on many of the Historic Sites in and around the Brownsville area. Most are still standing, however a few have been torn down or destroyed. All of the images seen on this site are available in print format. This building becomes the new home of the Old City Cemetery Center. Like many other buildings under the BHA's stewartship, the Center is deeded to the BHA on a 99 year lease. The Center is the first of its kind in the State of Texas to focus on a municipal cemetery.

      tional Cemetery. One hundred and fifty coffins con-taining the bodies of as many of Gen. Zach Taylor's soldiers which were unearthed at Point Isabel to be brought to Brownsville for interment in the National Cemetery arrived last night. They are being conveyed from the station to the cemetery and will be interred in a day or two. MISS MARTHA. Hotels near Old City Cemetery: ( mi) Best Western Hotel Plaza Matamoros ( mi) Homewood Suites by Hilton Brownsville ( mi) La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Brownsville North ( mi) Hampton Inn and Suites Brownsville ( mi) Hotel Alameda de Matamoros Express; View all hotels near Old City Cemetery on Tripadvisor/5(18).

      Brownsville to restrict City Cemetery repairs Various crypts, statuary and other features at the old City Cemetery in Brownsville are in disrepair, but the cemetery is a historic landmark. Others buried here include city and county government leader Joseph Webb (), Sheriff Santiago Brito (), first Mayor and County Judge Israel Bigelow (), and Mexican War surgeon Charles MacManus (). The Brownsville City Cemetery reveals much of the city's history.


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Record of interments in the city cemetery ... and a brief history of Brownsville, Texas by Chula T. Griffin Download PDF EPUB FB2

Others buried here include city and county government leader Joseph Webb (), Sheriff Santiago Brito (), first Mayor and County Judge Israel Bigelow (), and Mexican War surgeon Charles MacManus (). The Brownsville City Cemetery reveals much of Location: Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas. Record of interments in the city cemetery and a brief history of Brownsville, Texas [Chula T.

Griffin, Sam S. Griffin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Chula T. Griffin, Sam S. Griffin. Title: RECORD OF INTERMMENTS IN THE NATIONAL CEMETERY AT ALEXANDRIA, LA AND A BRIEF HISTORY OF FORT BROWN, TEXAS.

A copy was at the Brownsville Public Library (The Escandon Room) back in More than 3, bodies were exhumed and moved. FORT BROWN MILITARY CEMETERY, BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS. This Military cemetery, once located on the.

Freemasons of Brownsville, Cameron Co. At long last the Historic Brownsville City Cemetery is receiving some serious attention, along the lines of conservation, security, and a ground swell movement of public patronage.

Wouldn't you think so, after all, it's years of existence have been graced with (earliest research figures). The cemetery reveals much of the city’s history.

Victims of war, gunfights, yellow fever, and choleras are buried there, and their graves are evidence of early conditions in the border town. The earliset burials began in Inafter the cemetery had been in use for 15 years, Charles Stillman deeded the land for the cemetery.

The Brownsville Historical Association, Old City Cemetery was established in and is recognized as an outstanding historical landmark by the Texas Historical Commission and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The cemetery reveals much of the city's history from victims of war and gunfights, to those who fell from yellow fever and cholera epidemics. Record of interments in the national cemetery at Alexandria, Louisiana ; and, A brief history of Fort Brown, Texas.

WorldCat Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens Find a Grave. Request a record or document from the City of Brownsville The Texas Public Information Act (Texas Government Code, Chapter ), gives you the right to access government records. All government information is presumed to be available to the public, although certain exceptions may apply.

Graveyard Shift Paranormal helped Rhiannon Cizon/Education Event Co-Ordinator on 7/29/ for a Youth Ghost Camp within the Brownsville, Texas historical old city cemetery which is.

22 cemeteries in Brownsville, Texas. Buena Vista Burial Park. Old City Cemetery. Brulay Cemetery. Found more than one record for entered Email. Plot Cemetery using Map Plot Memorial using Map Plot Location using Map.

Select a place on the map to place the pin. The course of Mexican and United States history was forever changed by the opening battles of Mexican-American War at Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma in The war ended with a new national boundary at the Rio Grande River and the establishment of Brownsville.

Old City Cemetery, Brownsville, Cameron, Texas, United States. Records. Images. Cemetery page showing maps, records, and images of headstones in the Old City Cemetery, Brownsville, Cameron, Texas, United States | BillionGraves Cemetery and Images.

Get the BillionGraves app now and help collect images for this cemetery. Brownsville Historical Association Museum serves the Brownsville, Texas community and its mission is to preserve, educate, and promote the history, heritage, and cultural arts of Brownsville, Texas.

BHA is a tourism attaction in the heart of Historic Downtown Brownsville. Others buried here include city and county government leader Joseph Webb (), Sheriff Santiago Brito (), first Mayor and county judge Israel Bigelow (), and Mexican War surgeon Charles Macmanus () The Brownsville City Cemetery reveals much of the city’s history, victims of wars, gun fights, yellow fever and.

About Old City Cemetery Center The Old City Cemetery Center focuses on history, architecture, art, and folk customs of the cemetery. It is located at E. Jackson on the corner of 6th and Monroe Streets in Brownsville.

It is managed by the Brownsville Historical Association. Chula T. Griffin has written: 'Record of interments in the city cemetery and a brief history of Brownsville, Texas' -- subject(s): Brownsville City Cemetery (Brownsville, Tex.), Genealogy.

A notarized letter giving us authorization to run your criminal history check. $ fee (can be paid over the phone once we receive all the requested documents). If paid by check, please issue to the “City of Brownsville.”. All the information requested can be mail to: Att: Records Division.

Brownsville Police Department. A Brief History of Brownsville TX. A scant 27 years after Christopher Columbus made his first voyage to the New World, the first European arrived in the Brownsville-Matamoros area.

Francisco de Pineda came to these parts in and stayed a brief time. There are 3 Cemeteries in Brownsville, Texas, serving a population ofpeople in an area of square is 1 Cemetery people, and 1 Cemetery per 44 square miles.

In Texas, Brownsville is ranked nd of cities in Cemeteries per capita, and st of cities in Cemeteries per square mile. Texas Genealogy – Free Texas Genealogy This Texas state page of our website provides direct links to major databases and historical titles and information found on Texas genealogy and history, whether they exist on our site, or across the web.

Residents regularly visit Matamoros and South Padre Island as both places are only minutes away. Brownsville's population is quickly approachingand growing. Our sister city of Matamoros has a population in excess ofAs the seat of Cameron County, we are a city rich in history and one of the fastest growing areas in the United.Search Texas Death Records Texas Newspapers, Full Search (), titles Texas Obituary Search - (current) Texas Funeral Notices.

Brown County Cemetery Records Texas Select a Cemetery: Eastlawn Memorial Park; Lost Creek Cemetery; Macedonia Cemetery (Weedon Cemetery) May Cemetery.The Brownsville Old City Cemetery, located in Brownsville, TX, is a burial ground that offers funeral and burial services.

The Cemetery provides information about their funeral and burial policies, burial records, plot records, and other Brownsville Cemetery on: East Jackson Street, Brownsville,TX.