Arthur-Hale Cemetery

 
 
ARTHUR-HALE CEMETERY
Located on the Exxon property along Bayway Drive, behind chainlink fence. Was unable to record gravestones...
The cemetery plot 28 by 25 feet was conveyed by J.F. Mitchell and his wife to Thomas and Hugh Arthur in 1894.
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Mary E. Wise, Died 1853

Elizabeth Hale, Died 1895

Alexander Hale, (born Oct. 1807, died Sept. 13,1885) CSA, Private under Capt. R. J. Carr, Fayette State Rights Guard, Mtd., Inf. TST, enlisted July 1,1861

William Arthur, (born Kentucky 1816, died 1882) age 66, CSA, Co. C, 20th Texas Cavalry, Bass Regt., Johnson's Battalion, 20th Texas Dismounted Cavalry, Co. F, Morgan's Regt., Co. C Texas Infantry

Josephine Arthur, Died 1909
Wife of Hugh Arthur.

Irine Arthur, Died 1894
Died at age three.



Arthur-Hale Family Cemetery

The cemetery plot 28 by 25 feet, was conveyed by J.F. Mitchell and his wife to Thomas and Hugh Arthur in 1894.

County records show the cemetery is still registered in the name of Hugh Arthur, who died in 1946. The oldest of the graves is that of Mary E. Wise, who died in 1853. Others buried there are Elizabeth Hale, who died in 1895, Alexander Hale-1885 (CSA), William C. Arthur-1882 (CSA), Josephine Arthur-1909, Irine Arthur-1894.

Josephine was the first wife of Hugh Arthur and Irine was their daughter who died at the age of three.

Hugh Arthur is not buried there. He remarried and moved to Morgans Point.

By Wanda Orton, Baytown Sun, June 28,1981

May 2010

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