|Birth: ||Feb. 10, 1812|
|Death: ||Jul. 8, 1876|
Per Ruth Young Crowson, 6/2009
The instruction for getting there doesn't name roads, but from the
directions it seems to be Upper Elgin River Rd. to Monkey Rd. It calls it
the Hog Eye Cemetery and says it is .3 miles SE on a county road, that the
cemetery is 900 feet south in a field, and that it is fenced with an iron
picket fence. This describes the place where I took the photo several years ago.
There are no tombstones inside the iron picket fence except for Standifer's.
At that time it was in good shape, as was the medallion. There was also a
small Texas flag in the enclosure.
The engraved words are:
W I L L I A M B. S T A N D I F E R
A Member Of
Capt. Jesse Billingsley's Company
At San Jacinto
Born in Illinois
February 10, 1812
Died July 8, 1876
Erected By The State of Texas
Hog Eye Cemetery
Created by: Tammy New
Record added: Jun 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38337268
Added by: Anonymous
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