Hugh Henry Stanaland

Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA
Death 11 Jul 1867 (aged 36–37)
Hamilton County, Texas, USA
Burial Hamilton County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 142092045 · View Source
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Hugh Stanaland and his wife, Ruth L. Massingill Underwood Stanaland, were traveling through Hamilton County's Warlene Valley south of the Leon River on July 9, 1867, when a group of Comanche Indians attacked them. Hugh was killed.

About a mile away, the Comanches had attacked the Leon River School, killing the teacher, Ann Whitney, and kidnapping a Kuykendall boy, who was later retrieved.



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  • Find A Grave Memorial 142092045
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Hugh Henry Stanaland (1830–11 Jul 1867), Find A Grave Memorial no. 142092045, citing Howard - Stanaland Family Cemetery, Hamilton County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by VAALTX (contributor 47216578) .