Purcell Cemetery Number 2
Goliad Co. Cemeteries 0f TX
Submitted by Judy Turner
This cemetery is located on the private property of Hugo Franke. It is south of Perdido off Franke Road northeast of Goliad.
Purcell, Ruben Caldwell Sr. May 27, 1838 - Aug 1, 1869 Born in Rock Castle, KY Pvt. Co. C. 4 Regt. Texas Cav. C.S.A. Married Mariah E. Blackburn at her parentís home by Rev. Robt. Leather. Ruben Was shot by vigilantes
Purcell, Mariah E. Sept 6, 1843 - Dec 11, 1925 Was expecting child at time of husbandís death His family in KY asked that son be named for his father