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Wood County
Texas

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Wood County

Index to Locations

  • Ingram Cemetery
  • Winnsboro Lee Cemetery


    Ingram Cemetery
    Wood County, Texas
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Josiah H. Baker (1875-1945) — also known as Joe H. Baker — of Quitman, Wood County, Tex. Born in Georgia, April 24, 1875. Minister; farmer; member of Texas state house of representatives 34th District, 1929. Died in Wood County, Tex., February 28, 1945 (age 69 years, 310 days). Interment at Ingram Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1895 to Mary Arabelle Ingram (1874-1930).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Lee Cemetery
    Winnsboro, Wood County, Texas
    Politicians buried here:
      George Cooley Hopkins (1879-1965) — also known as George C. Hopkins — of Winnsboro, Wood County, Tex.; Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Emory, Rains County, Tex., March 22, 1879. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1920, 1944, 1948; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 2nd Texas District, 1927-32. Died, from a myocardial infarction, in Winnsboro, Wood County, Tex., April 11, 1965 (age 86 years, 20 days). Interment at Lee Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Walter Scott Hopkins (1843-1923) and Elvie Hezeltine (Seale) Hopkins (1849-1928); married to Katherine Mary 'Katie' Brock (1884-1970).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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