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 Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, Van Zandt, Texas, USA


Latitude: 32.509978878688024, Longitude: -95.73394060134888
Colfax Cemetery

Notes:
The original 5 acres of this cemetery was donated by A. L. Kellam in 1884. The oldest grave in this cemetery is that of Elisha Tunnell, date of birth April 13, 1814 and date of death March 15, 1884. Elisha Tunnell was the brother of Madulah Tunnell, wife of Robert Wilson Berry and mother of Hugh Berry. The historical marker for this cemetery honors A. L. Kellam and credits Elisha Tunnel as being the founder of Tunnellís Chapel that later became known as the community of Colfax. There has been 3 schools, and 2 churches housed on the original land.


Cemetery Photos

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Elisha Tunnell 
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William Oliver Kirkpatrick and Artemishia Reynolds Kirkpatrick 
3
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Hugh Tunnell Kirkpatrick 
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Saphronia A Godsey Kirkpatrick
Wife of
Hugh Tunnell Kirkpatrick 
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Mertie Kirkpatrick 
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John Wilson Kirkpatrick and Mary Margaret Slaughter  
7
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Andrew Jackson Berry, Sr 
8
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Elisha Tunnell Berry 
9
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Brussilla A Hanks Tunnell 
10
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John Andrew Berry and mother, Sarah Frances Blue Berry 
11
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Thomas C Berry 
12
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Josiah A Stuart Berry 
13
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Lydia A Berry 
14
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Searcy Franklin Berry 
15
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Andrew Bridges Tunnell and Janie B Tunnell 
16
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Cleo White Tunnell and Evelyn D Tunnell 
17
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Nancy Ellis wife of Elisha Tunnell 
18
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James Amzy Kirkpatrick and Louise Slaughter 
19
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Robert Kirkpatrick and Martha O Kirkpatrick 
20
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Commodore Nobel Tunnell and Clyde G Tunnell 
21
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David Fisher Tunnel and wife, Nancy M Tunnell 
22
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Commodore Washington Tunnell and wife, Harriet Rebekah Rusk 
23
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Harriet Ann Tunnell 
24
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Mariam Argen Tunnell 
25
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Docia C Tunnell, second wife of Martin Luther Tunnell 
26
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Martin Luther Tunnell 
27
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Maude May White Tunnell, first wife of Martin Luther Tunnell 
28
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Luther Bryce Tunnell 
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Perry Russell Tunnell 
30
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Leonard Tunnell and Lillie Mae Germany 
31
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Eugene Tunnell 
32
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Clarence Rusk Tunnell 
33
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Aline Olive Woods Tunnell Cade 
34
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Commodore Forrest Tunnell 
35
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Maxwell Leonard Tunnell and Ella May Baker 
36
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Lois Era Mitchell Berry
Wife of
Andrew Jackson Berry, Sr 
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Elizabeth Jane Berry
Wife of
Amzy Kirkpatrick
and
Samuel Wilson Mayne 



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