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Ozona in Crockett County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Pharis Hurst

(1840 - 1927)

 
 
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By Brian Anderson, May 27, 2018
1. Pharis Hurst Marker
Inscription. U.S. Army veteran of Civil War, discharged after loss of arm, siege of Vicksburg.

Born in Pennsylvania. Came to Texas after war. Was a farmer-teacher-postmaster.

Wives: (1) Melinde Beal; (2) Zilla Parker. Had 4 children. Lived in Ozona 1917-1927.
Recorded - 1970

 
Erected 1970 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 4005.)
 
Location. 30° 41.556′ N, 101° 12.4′ W. Marker is in Ozona, Texas, in Crockett County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Avenue E (State Highway 163) and Quail Run, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located within Cedar Hill Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Ozona TX 76943, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry Street Hudspeth (approx. ¼ mile away); William Mathias Miller (approx. ¼ mile away); Samuel Theodore Smith (approx. ¼ mile away); Joseph L. Casbeer (approx. ¼ mile away); The Perner House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fort Lancaster C.S.A. (approx. 1.3 miles away); William Mozart McVey (approx. 1.3 miles away); David Crockett (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ozona.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Pharis Hurst Gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, May 27, 2018
2. Pharis Hurst Gravesite
Pharis Hurst Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, May 27, 2018
3. Pharis Hurst Grave Marker
 
 
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