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Map Showing Location of Beeman Memorial Cemetery
Beeman Memorial Cemetery Marker Photos
Beeman Memorial Cemetery Map, 1945
(Updated December 19, 2006: added the two bottom-most links above)
(Updated July 20, 2008: added
six burial listings)

 

  Survey by Cecil Morgan, May 1998

Dallas Mapsco Location 47P
North of Shearith Israel Park Cemetery

Off E. Haskell Ave., S. on Dolphin, E. on Mingo,
S. on Gault, and E. on Osage Circle


John Beeman (1.1)



John Beeman-Republic of Texas Citizen Plaque (1.1)



THOMPSON/SYPERT Lot #47
(overgrown in spring)


 

Red is No Marker evident
Blue (no asterisk) is additional personal information
*Blue or *Red info is from "Beeman Memorial Cemetery" pp. 1-6
Black is info from actual gravemarker

Lot #1.1   John BEEMAN
20 Oct 1799 ­ 12 Mar 1856
Oldest gravestone
Plaque: Citizen of the Republic of Texas

1.2   Emily BEEMAN
19 Feb 1806 ­ 3 May 1892
Emily Manly HUNNICUTT

1.3   Isadora BEEMAN
1852
*Firstborn died same year

1.4   Elison R. BEEMAN
1856
*Died in infancy. A twin.

1.5   Unknown
4 pipes mark a location beside
John BEEMAN

1.6   *There are 2 children
buried crosswise
at the foot of these graves.
Whose?

1.7 Unknown

1.8   *There is a grave of the old slave, Jack,
who came to Texas from Illinois, with the John
Beemans. John died in 1856 and Jack not
long after. ?Grave marked by a large flat
Rock? Nothing found in 1988 Survey.

*North and South of John Beeman Lot #1,
and in the row between this and
(Lot #10) Caroline Beeman Fisher's graves
are many graves, but the markers are all gone.


ISADORA BEEMAN
(firstborn infant of W. H. & M. E. BEEMAN) (1.3)

 


BEEMAN Lot #2 is inside (south of) the John BEEMAN Lot #1 (same fenced in area)

 Lot #2.1
W. H. BEEMAN
11 May 1827 ­ d. 14 Jan 1905
Aged 78 years

M. E. BEEMAN
30 Apr 1825 ­ 22 May 1912
Martha Eunice DYE, w/o W. H. B

2.2   Frank BEEMAN
4 May 1860 ­ 16 Jul 1877
William Francis B., s/o W. H. & M. E.


W. H. BEEMAN (2.1)

 


Lot #3.1
*Willie P. BEEMAN
1864 ­ 1889
*Willie P. RUSSEY B.

3.2   *Myrtle BEEMAN
1884
*Died in infancy

3.3   *Gertrude BEEMAN
1888
*Died in infancy

3.4 *(ANDERSON?)
East of Lot #3 unreadable slab


J. S. W. BEEMAN & ELIZABETH B. MERRIFIELD LOT #6 (6.7.2)

 

CUMBY Lot #4 is located North of the NE corner
of the J. S. W. BEEMAN Lot #6

 Lot #4.1  Samuel H. CUMBY
9 Apr 1853 ­ 24 May 1929
*Sam HARTER (BRYAN)

Rosannah M. CUMBY
24 Sep 1857 ­ 6 Oct 1937

?4.2   ?Louisiana (Lou) HARTER
Source: "The Beeman Family 1841 ­ 1949"


THOMPSON Lot #5 is located in front of the NE corner of the J. S. W. BEEMAN Lot #6

Lot #5.1   Katie CUMBY
23 Nov 1865 ­ 12 Jan 1892
Wife of C. H. Tippett
*Wife of L. L. Thompson

 5.2   Leonidas L. THOMPSON
13 Mar 1853 ­ 10 Nov 1889

Willie Lee THOMPSON
21 Sep 1888 ­ 7 Oct 1888
*Infant son of K. C. & L. L.

*BRYAN FAMILY: Margaret & John Neely BRYAN
Margaret died 6 Sep 1919,
buried in Thornberry Cemetery.
She was later moved to the
Riverside Cemetery, Wichita Falls, TX.

1   *Holland Coffee BRYAN
26 Aug 1844 ­ 18 Jul 1845
*These 2 infants are buried in
the old part of the cemetery,
outside the recorded survey.
There is no indication of where
they are actually buried.

2   *Thomas Pinkney BRYAN
9 Oct 1861 ­ 14 Jul 1862


Emily Beeman holding her son, Scott, and guarding against Indians
in Dallas Co,1841. (This art rendering is on the rear of J.S.W. &
Elizabeth Beeman's marker)

 

  J. S. W. BEEMAN Lot #6 is located in the central
(fenced in) area of the cemetery

Lot #6.1.1   Jewel LAGOW
1902 ­ 1925
Our Jewel, Sister

6.2.1   Margaret Ann LAGOW
1871 ­ 1908
Mother (*Wife of Richard)

6.3.1   Wm. Richard LAGOW
1861 ­ 1933
Father

6.4.1   Robert Owen LAGOW
1886 ­ 1888

6.5.1   Hugh B. LAGOW
1891 ­ 1891
Son of W. R. & M. A.

6.6.1   Richard E. LAGOW
1889 ­ 1890
Son of W. R. & M. A.

 6.7.2   J. S. W. (Scott) BEEMAN
23 May 1841 ­ 18 Jan 1930
*John Scott Winfield B.

Elizabeth B. MERRIFIELD
22 Jan 1849 ­ 13 Apr 1923
Wife of J. S. W. BEEMAN

6.8.2   Infant BEEMAN
21 Aug 1866
*(Firstborn infant
son)

6.9.2   William Loren BEEMAN
1867 ­ 1869

6.10.2   Jackson BEEMAN
1869 ­ 1870

? Infant son
11 Feb 1877
(H. BEEMAN)

6.11.2   Infant Dau BEEMAN
22 Dec 1876
*(7th born infant girl)

6.12.2   Infant Son BEEMAN
11 Nov 1877
*(8th born infant)

6.13.3   Robert Lee HERRIN, Jr.
22 Jun 1910 ­ 14 Jun 1911

6.14.3   Sarah Catherine HERRIN
28 Dec 1917 ­ 26 Feb 1920
"Katie"

6.15.3   Crim Merrifield HERRIN
14 Nov 1915 ­ 12 Nov 1929

 6.16.3   Robert Lee HERRIN
1877 ­ 1944
*Bro. of Maude HERRIN B.

Sarah Catherine BEEMAN
1882 ­ 1929

6.17.3   Infant HERRIN
21 Jul 1927
*(Boy)

6.18.3   Infant HERRIN
31 May 1907 ­ 4 Jun 1907
*(Boy)

6.19.3   Infant HERRIN
16 Aug 1905 ­ 12 Oct 1905
*(Girl)

6.20.4   Edwin B. LAGOW
24 Sep 1893 ­ 22 Feb 1898

6.21.4   Emma LAGOW
1873 ­ 1908
*(Emily B. Wife of Tom)

6.22.5   *Edward Tarrant BRYAN
2 Jun 1849 ­ 30 Jan 1879
*"Ned"

6.23.5   *Fannie GREEN
1853 ­ 12 Dec 1880
*Wife of Luther Bryan
*"Ned" & Fannie are buried
side by side on the Scott Beeman
Lot on the West side (NW corner).

 6.24.5   Cleve BEEMAN
1884 ­ 1954
Grover Cleveland BEEMAN

Balie C. BEEMAN
1884 ­ 19
69
Balie CRABTREE

6.25.5   Ira BEEMAN
6 Nov 1887 ­ 21 Apr 1954
Mason

6.26   *Infant son HERRIN
24 Jul 1924

6.27   *Emma Boone HERRIN UECKERT
_______ -
5 Mar 1944
*Wife of A. F. UECKERT

6.28   *Lizzie BEEMAN DANIEL
12 Apr 1875 ­ 30 Apr 1917
*Wife of Arthur DANIEL


NE (washed out) corner of Shaffner Lot #12
(Harry H. Gray buried here)

 

 W. W. HOBBS Lot #7 is located on the North side of J. S. (Scott) W. BEEMAN Lot #6.

 Lot #7.1   W. W. HOBBS
17 Jul 1833 ­ 29 Nov 1918
*William W. (Billie) H.

Nancy HOBBS
26 Mar 1839 ­ 21 Feb 1907
*Nancy "Nant" BEEMAN

7.2   *Emily Caledonia HOBBS
1 Feb 1857 ­ 7 Mar 1857
*Infant daughter

7.3   *Lemisa Caroline HOBBS
30 Mar 1866 ­ 31 Aug 1868
*Daughter

7.4   *Nannie HOBBS
12 Oct 1875 ­ 1 Aug 1876

7.5   William Daniel HOBBS
11 Aug 1901 ­ 28 Oct 1903
*Son of Gaston HOBBS

7.6   *J. F. HOBBS
Age 74 years
*Father of W. W. HOBBS

7.7   *Louisa HOBBS
Age 65 years
*Stepmother of W. W.

7.8   *Naemona Rose HERNDON
Apr 1909 ­ 24 Apr 1909

*Infant d/o Julian & Bess

7.9   Victoria Hartwell HERNDON
1866 ­ 28 Jul 1940
*Wife of Julian J.


WILLIAM DANIEL HOBBS LOT #7 (close-up) (7.5)

 

Elizabeth CUMBY Lot #8 is located along the East side of J. S. W. BEEMAN Lot #6.

Lot #8.1   Elizabeth CUMBY
22 Jul 1824 ­ 8 May 1886
*Elizabeth Beeman, Harter, Bryan, Cumby,
Aged 61 yrs, 9 mos, 16 dys

8.2   Wm. CUMBY
10 Aug 1820 ­ 21 Dec 1888
Aged 68 yrs, 4 mos, 11 dys

8.3  Viola B. CUMBY
2 Jan 1888 ­ 20 Jul 1889
*Inf. dau. of E. & A. J.



 

FISHER Lot #10 is located South of the SHAFFNER Lot #12

Lot #10.1   Caroline BEEMAN FISHER
*12 May 1846 - Sep 1892
Wife of J. I. FISHER
*Her stone says death 3 May 1892.
She attended her mother's funeral
and died of Tuberculosis just before
the birth of her grandson,
Ernest FISHER, Sep 1892.

10.2 *James Isaac "Ike" FISHER
b. Abt. 1843  MO
d. 1 Feb 1910, Arlington, Dallas County, TX
buried 2 Feb 1910
 
?10.2a   John FISHER
b. May 1870
d. Bef. 1880

10.3 (east of 10) Thomas Serly WILSON
25 Apr 1863 ­ 24 Feb 1905
(27 March 1905)
*Husband of Belle SYPERT

10.4 Ada Abigail WILSON
9 July 1882-15 June 1886

William Eldon WILSON
26 November 1886 - (25 April 1909) 1 Sep 1909


THOMPSON/SYPERT Lot #47 entrance, JAMES L. & NANCY T.

 

  BEEMAN Lot #11 is located immediately in front of SW corner of SHAFFNER Lot #12

Lot #11.1   Joe E. BEEMAN
29 Apr 1854 ­ 23 Dec 1915
*Son of Wm. H. BEEMAN

11.2   Robert E. BEEMAN
7 Dec 1915 ­ 29 May 1917
*Grandson of Joseph E.

3   *Infant BEEMAN

4   *Infant BEEMAN

11.5   *KING *An elderly couple
(Mr. & Mrs. KING) is buried
on top of these 2 BEEMAN children.

5 *KING

The Texas Historical Marker for the BEEMAN MEMORIAL CEMETERY is located at the SW corner of the SHAFFNER Lot #12.


Texas Historical Marker & cleaned-up Shaffner Lot #12 (SW corner)

 

SHAFFNER Lot #12 is located on the Cemetery
East side, immediately in front of entrance

Lot #12.1   *William Beeman SHAFFNER
9 Feb 1893 ­ 30 Sep 1950

12.2   Cara SHAFFNER
*
4 May 1859 ­ 26 Nov 1935
*Sarah Cara Letis BEEMAN

12.3   George SHAFFNER
*
9 Feb 1845 ­ 14 Aug 1918
*Born in St. Louis

12.4   Frank SHAFFNER
*
18 Nov 1877 ­8 Jan 1897
*Frank Almo SHAFFNER

12.5   Martha SHAFFNER
*
21 Dec 1895 ­ 10 May 1896

12.6   Flora SHAFFNER
*
26 Mar 1884 ­ 13 Aug 1896

12.7   Mable SLAUGHTER
*
9 May 1881 ­ 20 Dec 1918
*Wife of R. L. SLAUGHTER

12.8   Harry H. GRAY
*
22 Nov 1918
*Husband of Myrtle SHAFFNER


 

KERSHAW Lot #14 (overgrown) is located
North of the SHAFFNER Lot #12

Lot #14.1  *Cara Letis KERSHAW
4 Jul 1919 ­ 2 Jul 1933
*Dau of W. H. & Letis


 

KOONCE Lot #15 is located North of KERSHAW Lot #14

Lot #15.1   *David Thomas KOONCE
14 May 1878 ­ 12 Mar 1941
Father of Mrs. John BEEMAN II


 

DIXON Lot #20 is located West of BEEMAN, Joe Emmitt, Lot #11

Lot #20.1   *Mattie BEEMAN DIXON
1930
*No burials in Lot 20.
She is buried in Ft. Worth, TX


 

Lot #23 is located South of the Cemetery
Entrance off Gault & Osage Circle

Lot #23.1   A. B. MILLER
2 May 1858 ­ 25 Mar 1899.

**23.2   Mary Anna LANHAM
10 Feb 1861 ­ 26 Oct 1881
Dau. of J. P. & Susen M.

**23.3   Little Anna LANHAM
3 Oct 1881 ­ 22 Nov 1881
Dau. of Jacob & Anna

** 23.4   *Dorah A. FERGUSON
24 Sep 1875 ­ 29 Aug 1882
Dau. of J. P.
Stone, face down

**23.5-9   *Opposite Lot #23
There are 5 graves
with no legible dates
on the gravestones.
These markers were
not seen in May 1998 Survey.
23.2, 23.3, & 23.
4 could be
3 of these 5 graves.

**These lots are outside the Beeman Cemetery fence line, just south of the cemetery entrance. They are inside Shearith Israel Park Cemetery fence line that is located on the West side of the Beeman Cemetery.


 

Lot #24.1 UNKNOWN
Broken base in front of A. B. M.


FERGUSON Lot #37 is South of the
Osage Circle Cemetery entrance

Lot #37.1 Samuel G. FERGUSON
4 Apr 1887 ­ 1 May 1899
*Son of John L. & Willie HOBBS F.


RANT Lot #38 is South of the FERGUSON Lot #37

 Lot #38.1   Samuel A. RANT
17 Apr 1902 ­ 21 Jun 1903
Sons of C. A. & Lizzie

Jack E. RANT
24 Feb 1901 ­ 20 Apr 1901
Sons of C. A. & Lizzie


KENT Lot #46 is located off the SW corner of
the J. S. (Scott) W. BEEMAN Lot #6

Lot #46.1   Thomas KENT
10 May 1878 ­ 18 Jan 1916

46.2 William KENT
10 Aug 1880 ­ 26 Jun 1887
Son of E. & E. KENT

46.3   *Jacob KENT
29 Jun 1878 ­ 13 Jul 1883
Son of E. & E. KENT (broken stones)

46.4   *Edward KENT
3 Oct 1876 ­ 25 Mar 1885
Son of E. & E. KENT

46.5   *Laura KENT
30 Dec 1874 ­ 8 Jun 1887
L. K. (footstone)
*Dau. of E. & E.



 

THOMPSON/SYPERT Lot #47 is South
of the John BEEMAN Lot #1

Lot #47.1   James Lawrence SYPERT
21 Jan 1829 ­ 10 Jan 1872

NOTE: There is a replacement marker for James and Nancy SYPERT located between their older, disintegrating markers (Nancy's broken up more so than James').

47.2   *Ada Effie SYPERT
age 2 years

47.3   *Walter L. SYPERT
*Son of James L. & Nancy.
Died as a young man.

47.4   George R. SYPERT
Born about 1856
*Son of James L. & Nancy.
Died as a young man, as did
his brother, Walter L. Sypert

47.5   Nancy Thomas Thompson SYPERT
9 Nov 1837 ­ 17 Jan 1872

47.6  Martha Tatita Sanders THOMPSON
5 Dec 1809 ­ 27 Nov 1878
Wife of G. B.
Aged 68 yr's, 11 mo's, 22 d'ys

47.7   George Brooks THOMPSON
9 Aug 1805 ­ 14 Jun 1886
*No relation to L. L. THOMPSON

47.8   Raymond Leon McCUTCHEON
8 Feb 1902 ­ 5 Apr 1904
Son of V.W. & Ethel.
Grandson of G. T. (George Timolian) HAWPE

47.9   Eldon WILSON
26 Nov 1886 ­ 1 Sep 1909
Son of Tom & Belle

47.10   Ada Adaline WILSON
Jul 1882 - 1888
*baby girl 1882 ­ 1888
Dau. of Thomas

47.11   *Baby Boy WILSON
Jul? 1882 ­ 14 Jun 1886

47.12   *Raymond HAWPE
4 Nov 1891 ­ 1 Sep 1894
Son of Laura &
G. T. (George Timolian) HAWPE
(unreadable stone)


FUGATE Lot #48 is located in the SE corner of cemetery,
South of THOMPSON/SYPERT (overgrown area).

Lot #48.1   *Sarah Ann FUGATE
21 Oct 1843 ­ 17 Apr 1867
*Sarah Ann BEEMAN F.

48.2   *Infant Dau. FUGATE
*Dau. of John M. & Sarah


PROCK Lot #49 is located in the South Center
of the BEEMAN Cemetery

Lot #49.1   *Sarah CUMBY PROCK
1962

*No burials.
She died in1962 & is buried in Mesquite.


 

  ROYAL Lot #52 is toward the SW corner
of the J. S. W. BEEMAN Lot #6

Lot 52.1   Herbert ROYAL
13 Jan 1870 ­ 30 ?1890


SCOTT Lot #53 is South of the
Southern fence of J. S. W. BEEMAN Lot #6

Lot #53.1   Robert Powell SCOTT
7 May 1846 ­ 30 May 1945
Age 98, Co C, Ark Cav., C. S. A.

53.2   *Mrs. M. E. SCOTT
? 1857 ­ 1892?

53.3-5   *3 other graves, not found in the 1998 Survey.


BENSON Lot #54 is South of the ROYAL Lot #52.

Lot #54.1 Mary E. BENSON
10 Jan 1876 ­ 16 Mar 1877
Dau. of P. T. & S. J. BENSON


Additional burals in Beeman Memorial Cemetery,
submitted by George Keaton, Jr., July 20, 2008:

Algernon TURNER, Jr., July 23, 1954 - March 12, 2003
Eunice EPPS, June 23, 1921 - August 7, 2002
Charles LOVING, January 18, 1908 - August 30, 2006
Lillie Belle FRANCIS, July 1, 1915 - September 3, 2006
Wylie Landers TURNER Jr., January 17, 1931 - March 27, 2006
Thomas WALLING D. O. D., January 21, 1945

 

NOTE: *Blue is information taken from "BEEMAN MEMORIAL CEMETERY," pp. 1-6, found in the Genealogy Section of the downtown Dallas Public Library.