Brooke Family Cemetery

Freestone County, Cemeteries of Texas

Submitted by Cathy Canterbury

Cemeteries of Texas Coordinator: Dolores I. Bishop


Take Hwy 84 out of Teague through Fairfield; continue for approximately 12 – 13 miles south to FM 489 at “Crosswords”, (Butler Vol. Fire Dept 0n the right), turn right and follow 486 approximately 7-8 miles until you see Brown Chapel Church, take a right (Mary Browne RD) and go approximately 1 mile where you will see a hand painted sign and a step over made of metal. The cemetery is approximately 45 degrees to the right and through some trees and thick undergrowth and enclosed in a wrought iron fence



Last Name First Name Birth Date Death Date Comments
Harrison Martha Dec 24 1856 Mar 02 1864 Buried outside the fence
Harrison Andrew Dec 27 1859 Nov 02 1871 Buried outside the fence
Brooke Turner Aug 20 1880 Oct 13 1881 S/o Roger Turner Brooke; Inside fence
Brooke Georgia Ann Aug 01 1821 Jun 03 1881 Inside fence
Brooke Ignatius Roger Oct 04 1819 Jan 11 1882 Inside fence
Trahin Sophia May 31 1853 Apr 12 1889 D/o Ignatius & Georgia; W/o J.F. Trahin; Inside fence
Trahin J.F. - - Unmarked Grave; Stone broken, unreadable; Inside fence
Trahin Frank Feb 28 1883 Aug 30 1885 S/o JF & Sophia; Inside fence
11 small graves Covered with Moss and Unreadable Outside Fence