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Norris Cemetery
Limestone County, Texas

Lat: 31° 19' 00"N, Lon: 96° 32' 54"W

Contributed by Bruce Jordan, Sep 30, 2004 [bjordan@glade.net]. Total records = 18.

From Highway 164 between Mart and Groesbeck, go north on FM 339 about 1 mile until From Highway 7 turn north on LCR 707. Go 3 miles. On the right you will see a brick home set back off the road with a circle drive. This is the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ramby. The Cemetery is on their property and you will have to get permission to see the Cemetery.

The history of the cemetery is not known. The earliest marker is dated 1875 and the latest is 1921. This cemetery was deeded for two acres but is just about three fourths of an acre now in a grove of trees. It has no fence around it and cattle are free to graze there.

These records were compiled in the Spring of 2004, when I read this cemetery. This includes all existing headstones, except for two huge tombstones that had fallen over face down and could not be read.

- Bruce Jordan

Alsop, Maggie G., b. 20 Oct 1840, d. 28 Mar 1898, Wife of S.B. Alsop
Alsop, Samb Vivion, b. 4 Sep 1880, d. 25 Aug 1883, Son of S.B. & M.G. Alsop
Norris Erza A., b. 21 Dec 1877, d. 22 Apr 1879, Children of A.B. & J.C. Norris, s/w Thadious S. Norris
Norris, J. J., b. 14 Sep 1851, d. 16 Oct 1899
Norris, Lizzie N., b. 24 Sep 1859, d. 14 Feb 1883, Wife of J.J. Norris
Norris, Myrtle Adelle, b. 16 Oct 1890, d. 13 Sep 1892, Daughter of J.J. & Tennie Norris
Norris, Thadious S., b. 23 Oct 1875, d. 17 Sep 1880, Children of A.B. & J.C. Norris, s/w Arza A. Norris
Parmer, Bennie F., b. 9 Apr 1872, d. 4 Nov 1875, Son of J.F. & A. Parmer
Parmer, John F., b. 29 Sep 1849, d. 22 Jan 1882
Parmer, Rose A., b. 29 Mar 1844, d. 20 Oct 1921, Mother
Robison, Gus, no dates, In a pile of concrete blocks
Robison, Jessie, no dates, In a pile of concrete blocks
Robison, Julia B., no dates, In a pile of concrete blocks
Robison, Marjorie, no dates, In a pile of concrete blocks
Robison, Noble, no dates, In a pile of concrete blocks
Robison, Rebecca J., b. 7 Dec 1853, d. 26 Jan 1883
Robison, Wilbur, no dates, In a pile of concrete blocks
Vance, Mary Blanche, b. 30 Jun 1878, d. 3 Oct 1904, Wife of W. B. Vance

 

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