Odgen Cemetery

Shelby County Texas

Transcribed by Leonard Irish, Ray Jackson, Debbie Askew and Joe Daughy, April 7, 2001

Special thanks to Thelma Lansford Walker for her assistance in locating this cemetery
 and Debbie Askew for her work in Obtaining entrance to the Property.

The cemetery is located on private Property off County Road 414 and County Road 3080.  The only marker left in this cemetery is located near the group of trees which was once the cemetery.  The area under the trees is marked with rocks and indentation of the ground seem to mark other gravesites.

Mary S. Odgen 08-05-1898 08-09-1898 Daughter of T. R. & M. E. Odgen

The following information was provided by Thelma Lansford Walker and the graves and markers have been destroyed:

Sarah Ann Earlee Daughtery - - -
Evie Lansford - - Dau of William & Kathryn Minor Lansford
Kathryn Ogden Lansford 1837   -
Ovenia Lansford - - Dau of William & Kathyrn Minor Lansford
Isaac C. Odgen ca 1826 - Born in Alabama
Joseph Odgen -   Son of Joseph Odgen
Salindra Ann Daughtery Ogden - - Dau of Rev. Arnett & Sarah Ann Earlee Daughtery