A Virtual Cemetery created by Amy the Spirit Seeker

xx - 1927-04-12 - Rocksprings Tornado

On April 12, 1927, the town was hit by an F5 tornado that destroyed 235 of the 247 buildings in the town. The tornado killed 72 townspeople and injured 205, almost a third of the population at the time.

30 memorials
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 Unknown 16 Graves

Unknown 16 Graves

unknown – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Etta May Adams

Etta May Adams

7 May 1912 – 14 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Florida Bammer <I>Bort</I> Adams

Florida Bammer Bort Adams

22 May 1895 – 13 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 John Walter Adams Jr.

John Walter Adams Jr.

20 Jun 1916 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Burnett Babb

Burnett Babb

29 Aug 1900 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Etta Jane Billings

Etta Jane Billings

28 Dec 1923 – 13 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Sybil Billings

Sybil Billings

17 Apr 1921 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 James Gustav “Jim” Bourland

James Gustav “Jim” Bourland

1 Nov 1892 – 13 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Mattie Dollahite

Mattie Dollahite

10 Mar 1911 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Ripley Dollahite

Ripley Dollahite

25 Dec 1877 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Josephine Elizabeth <I>Durbon</I> Felts

Josephine Elizabeth Durbon Felts

1858 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Riley Eugene Ferris

Riley Eugene Ferris

4 Sep 1872 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Rosa <I>Lackey</I> Ferris

Rosa Lackey Ferris

2 Sep 1849 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Ydeo Fuentez

Ydeo Fuentez

8 Aug 1893 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Edward Henderson

Edward Henderson

28 Nov 1924 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Gus Schreiner Henderson

Gus Schreiner Henderson

25 Jun 1898 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Mettie <I>Fleming</I> Henderson

Mettie Fleming Henderson

5 Apr 1896 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Raymond Henderson

Raymond Henderson

2 Jun 1920 – 12 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 Mollie E. Henry

Mollie E. Henry

29 Nov 1862 – 13 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

 John Howard Lowrance

John Howard Lowrance

30 Aug 1900 – 14 Apr 1927

Rocksprings, Edwards County, Texas, USA

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