Gilbert McArthur Gravesite

Harris Co. Cemeteries of TX

Submitted by George E. Wolfe, Jr

Cemeteries of Texas Coordinator: Dolores I. Bishop

Located beside the Southern Pacific R.R. tracks along Hempstead Highway, three miles west of Fairbanks. Gilbert was murdered for his gold and his throat cut and was left to die. From the Houston Chronicle, Dec 09 1962, by Bill Porterfield.

"He Is Just A Round The Corner Little Out Of Site"




Jan 25 1876

Age: 40 yrs; S/o Donald McArthur A native of the island of Isley, Scotland