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 Evalina Stone <I>Gossett</I> Murchison

Evalina Stone Gossett Murchison

Crockett, Houston County, Texas, USA
Death 10 Apr 1862 (aged 27)
Crockett, Houston County, Texas, USA
Burial Crockett, Houston County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 56903691 · View Source
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She was the daughter of Andrew Edwards and Rhoda Mulder Gossett. She was born in Crockett, Houston County, Texas in 1835.

Her father Andrew Edwards Gossett donated the landsite for the town of Crockett including sites for cemetery, churches and along with his father Elijah Gossett named the town for his father's friend Davy Crockett and the county for General Sam Houston.

She married Murdock Killough Murchison on June 15, 1852.

The children of Murdock and Evalina Murchison were:

1. Andrew Jehu b. 2-5-1853. Married Minnie Harris.
2. Rhoda Jane b. 2-5-1856. Married John Parks Royall, son of John and Lucy Walton Royall of Athens, Texas.
3. Margaret Ann b. 9-4-1857. Married John Ashley Goolsby.
4. Sarah Evaline b. 1-13-1859. Married Frank Farris.
5. Eva b. 12-14-1860. Died young.
6. Mary Antonnette b. 1-13-1862, d. 5-23-1870.

Evalina died on April 10, 1862 and is buried in the old Glenwood Cemetery in Crockett, Houston County, Texas.





  • Maintained by: Susan Goolsby Courter
  • Originally Created by: Nancy Franklin-Walling Bundrick
  • Added: 10 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56903691
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Evalina Stone Gossett Murchison (19 Mar 1835–10 Apr 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56903691, citing Glenwood Cemetery, Crockett, Houston County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Susan Goolsby Courter (contributor 47716364) .