Tag: Pioneer Cemetery

ALEXANDER COCKRELL Faces City Marshal

8 April 2018

Only a few days before Mr. Cockrell arrived home, the town elected A. M. Moore as its new Marshall. I had a bad reaction when I heard about it because Mr. Moore owed us money that Mr. Cockrell had not been able to collect, and I knew my husband intended to have it out with […]

GEORGE & SARAH BEELER

17 February 2018

While giving my thirteen-year-old grandson, Brayden Harris, a tour of historical and genealogical sites in downtown Dallas, we visited the library, the herd of bronze Texas longhorns, and the cemeteries next to the Dallas Convention Center. While strolling the Pioneer and Odd Fellows Cemeteries, Brayden sought out those graves with military markers for Texas heroes, […]