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Barker Family Cemetery

Barker Family Cemetery

Cemetery Name: Barker Family
Location: near Millican, TX on Old Highway 6
County: Brazos
USGS Quad: Millican
Coordinates: 30 26 41N / 96 09 13W
Maintained by: Armstrong
Land owner: Armstrong; (formerly the James A. Barker grant consisting of one-half league of land )
Read by: Dan Castillo
Date read: 12 May 2007
Photos by: Dan Castillo
Date added to Rambler web site:  
Condition of cemetery**: Poor at time of reading.
Directions: From Millican, go approx. 2.75 miles south on Old Highway 6 which is west of and parallel to the railroad tracks and FM 2154, to a "Deerchase" gate and cattle guard; turn right to the cemetery, enclosed by low, white, wooden fence.
Cemetery Listing
Date of Birth
Date of Death
  Barker, W. W.
14 Aug 1848
21 May 1883
"Sacred to the memory of W.W. Barker Born Aug 14, 1848 Died May 21, 1883; Masonic emblem-3rd degree
  Barker, James A.
21 Jul 1811
16 Sep 1879
"To the Memory of J.A. Barker"
  Barker, Prescilla
2 Jan 1829
20 Apr 1873
"To the memory of Prescilla A., Wife of James A. Barker. Born Jan 2, 1829 Died April 20, 1873 Age 44 y'rs, 3 mos & 18 days."
  McMichael, Loretto E.
7 Oct 1846
31 Dec 1867
"To the memory of Loretto E. Wife of W. A. McMichael"; d/o of Prescilla & James Barke; W.A. McMichael interred in Wheat Cemetery near Millican
  McMichael, Willie
18 Feb 1866
18 May 1866
s/o W.A. and Loretta McMichael
  McMichael, Infant daughter
18 Dec 1867
21 Dec 1867
"Our Infant daughter ."; d/o W.A. and Loretta McMichael

** Condition of cemetery as observed on the given date -
may not be representative of care at other times of the year
Scale: Excellent - Good - Fair - Poor - Abandoned

*Explanation of Abbreviations:
R = Right side of road;   L = Left side of road;  BC = Back center;   C = Center
d/s = double stone;   t/s = triple stone; q/s quadruple stone
s/o = son of ;  d/o = daughter of;  c/o = child of; m/o = mother of; h/o = husband of; w/o = wife of;
FS = Footstone; FHM = Funeral Home Marker; MM = Military Marker; SRC - Source; BCGS = Brazos County Genealogical Society; BCGSQ = Brazos County Genealogical Society Quarterly; TDR = Texas Death Records; SSDI = Social Security Death Index; WOW = Woodman of the World

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PLEASE NOTE: These are NOT official records, only TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTIONS. If you desire official information about this cemetery, please contact the organization responsible for its records. This is a PARTIAL listing of readable headstones

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