Reprinted from Hood County Genealogical Society Newsletter dated May 1992

Location: Thorp Spring, Texas.

Directions: Highway 4 west from Thorp Spring 8/10 mile past store (at junction FM 2580). Turn left on County Road 117 (also called Overton Ct.). Follow to dead end 7/10 mile. Two houses, side by side, on right at end of the road. Cemetery is in a pasture on the left across from the houses, about 100 yards from the road. Two foot concrete wall completely around the graves.

Identification on tombstones:

J.N.M. Wylie02/22/183201/20/1896
Annis E. WylieWife of J.N.M. Wylie09/20/184805/22/1879
Lizzie M.Daughter of J.N.M. & A.E. Wylie05/16/187906/22/1879
T.R.L.Son of J.N.M. & A.E. Wylie07/03/187006/22/1889
TennieDaughter of C.D. & R.P. Doggett05/15/187207/06/1886

NOTE: J.N.M. = John Nixion McNeal

Recorded by: Keith Kellar, Diana Kay (Wylie) Kellar, Joshua Kellar, and Justin Kellar – March 12, 1992.


 Name RelationMarital StatusGenderRaceAgeBirthplaceOccupationFather’s BirthplaceMother’s Birthplace
 Jackson WYLY  Self  M  Male  W  48  TN  Farmer  VA  TN 
 Lydia WYLY  Wife  M  Female  W  42  TN  Keeping House  TN  TN 
 Annie WYLY  Dau  S  Female  W  22  TN  At Home  —  — 
 Robert WYLY  Son  S  Male  W  17  TN  Laborer  TN  TN 

Source Information:

 Census PlacePrecinct 3, Hood, Texas