Defee Family Cemetery

Shelby County Texas

Transcribed by Ray Jackson February 22, 2001

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The DeFee Cemetery is located next to the Neuville Family Cemetery on Shelby County Road 1057 about 1/2 mile where 1057 intersects with County Road 1090. Take Highway 96 from Center to San Augustine turn right on County Road 1090 to the community of Neuville.   Cross the railroad tracks onto 1090 for about 1 mile to intersection of 1057.  Turn right on 1057 until  you will see the fenced cemetery on right.

Name Date of Birth Date of Death Notes
Glendon DeFee 01/12/1908 12/15/1923 -
Naomi E. DeFee 09/29/1850 08/07/1929 Wife of William DeFee
William P. DeFee 05/07/1841 02/17/1910 Husb of Naomi E. DeFee

The following information was taken from the records of Benny Nix as furnished by Mrs. Carrie Askew.

Name Date of Birth Date of Death Notes
Evaline DeFee 1834 07/04/1899 Wife of J. L. DeFee
Jim DeFee 1864 1882 -
Miss Lisa DeFee 1867 1890 -
Jasper L. DeFee 02/04/1832 1903 Husb of Evaline DeFee