Marker Details

Persons Known To Have Been Buried in DeZavala Cemetery

3523 Battleground Road (Independence Parkway)

La Porte , 77571

NOT listed in THC Atlas; added per Frost inventory; 31 names listed on marker, most with dates
Directions: West side of Battleground Road, in DeZavala Plaza area, small cemetery east of the Sun-Dial, marker in front of DeZavala Cemetery; right side, facing, and east of the Sun-Dial

Key Time Period: 1836 - 1845 Republic of Texas

Corretions/New Research:

Marker Text:

Vice President Lorenzo De Zavala 1789-1836

Emily West De Zavala (no date)

Ricardo De Zavala 1835-1906

Minna Wadzick De Zavala (no date)

Emily Smith De Zavala 1847-1883

Darwin De Zavala 1872-1881

Edward Theodore De Zavala 1863-1882

Katherine E. De Zavala 1911-1914

Leroy De Zavala 1905-1954

Lorenzo De Zavala III (no date)

Sidney De Zavala 1870-1906

General Manuel Fernandez Castrillon Died 1836

Frederick Dulitz 1873-1876

Peter Jefferson Duncan 1799-1836

Doctor Dunlap (no date)

Willa Folk 1850-1871

Amy Inez Higginbotham 1904-1907

Jesse Higginbotham 1878-1915

Lillian Marie Higginbotham 1901-1903

Emily De Zavala Jenkins (no date)

Thomas Jenkins (no date)

Ethel K. Joyner 1909-1912

Katherine S. Joyner 1887-1911

Frederick Nitsche 1794-1863

William Nitsche (no date)

Emma De Zavala Singleton 1870-1938

James Singleton 1881-1912

David Thomas 1801-1836

Emily C. De Zavala Weaver 1861-1892

Ethel Gertrude Weaver (no date)

Charles D. Wilcox 1873-1909 (recorded-1970)

Recorded - 1970

Marker Type: Marker with Post
Historical Org: Texas Historical Commission (THC)

Key Map Information: 499 N

GPS Coordinates: 29 45.196, 95 05.363

Precinct No: 2

Marker No: 00109