(also DANIEL McCARTY HEROD, SR. CEMETERY) GRAPELAND AREA
On Farm to Market Road #1272, 3 miles NW of Grapeland; opposite Parker Cemetery turn west, cross Cleon Salmon's cattle-guard; 1/2 mile down lane to cemetery.
Daniel McCarty Herod came to Texas, 1849, and purchased 1107 acres of land 2 1/2miles NW of Grapeland.
In 1863 a 13 year old child was buried near Herod's home;
Other graves were added, 21 in all,
the last being that of Ace Pelham, son-in-law of Daniel M. Herod.
One grave is unmarked, all are family members.
Above information was taken from the survey report of Mrs. Wayne Collins for the 1978 cemeteries book.
Mr. Herman Herod reports there have been no changes since that time.
All names and dates are being copied for the 1985 book from Mrs.Collins' previous work.
Copied and submitted by Hazel Moore, commission member.
Daniel McCarty; b: 1812; d: 1881; Born Tennessee. Came to Texas from Miss.1849
Mary L.; b: 5-27-1820; d: 2-14-1881 (Mary L. White)
M.C.M.A.; b: 1850; d: 1863; (Apparently 1st buried here) (HM) (daughter of Daniel and Mary L. Herod)
Elma Aldine; b: 8-7-1882; d: 3-5-1886
J. T.; b: 5-8-1844; d: 10-28-1902
Infant; b: 12-4-1900; d: 12-6-1900; dlo M. P. and Ida
Thomas Grady; b: 5-21-1899; d: 7-30-1900
James Herod (1765 - 1856)
Elizabeth McCarty Herod (1768 - 1840)
Mary L. White Herod (1820 - 1881)
William B. Herod (1842 - 1860)*
James Thomas Herod (1844 - 1902)*
Ann Elizabeth Herod Parker (1845 - 1909)*
Daniel McCarty Herod (1848 - 1928)*
Martha. C.M.A. Herod (1850 - 1863)*
Jerdie Ann Fulton (1858 - 1908)*
Marion Pinkney Herod (1859 - 1935)*
William Herod (1802 - 1875)*
Jacob Yearout Herod (1803 - 1875)*
James William Herod (1804 - 1875)*
John Herod (1805 - 1859)*
Josiah Joseph Herod (1807 - 1860)*
Elizabeth Herod Allen (1811 - 1849)*
Daniel McCarty Herod (1812 - 1881)
Created by: John Andrew Meyer
Record added: Aug 22, 2008
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