Duncanville

BENJAMIN BRANDENBURG, Duncanville TX

27 March 2018

“Benjamin Franklin Brandenburg is a farmer and stock raiser and is one of the well known citizens of Dallas County, his post office address being Duncanville” according to the Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County in 1892.  Benjamin Franklin Brandenburg was born in Lafayette County, Missouri, on October 27 , 1842. He was the […]

JOHN WISDOM Donates Boy Scout Campground

17 March 2018

What promises to be one of the finest camping sites and game preserves in North Texas, was inspected Saturday afternoon by scout executives of the Boy Scouts of America, who are in Dallas at this time in connection with the campaign which the local Boy Scouts’ council will launch soon. Frank W. Wozencraft is president […]

TREES CEMETERY, Duncanville, Texas

6 February 2018

The Trees Cemetery is located in Duncanville at 1800 Santa Fe. The original site for this family cemetery is a small portion of the 320 acre Thomas Anderson Survey. Crawford Trees’ Survey is east of the Anderson Survey and the now two and one half acre Trees Cemetery began on this survey and later expanded. […]