Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: Texas: Jackson County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Burial place of William Pearson Laughter (1840-1900)
Posted by: John A. Stovall (ID *****0433) Date: October 24, 2004 at 13:25:57
  of 223

I'm trying to find the burial place in Jackson County of William Pearson Laughter. He became known throughout TX as Hon. W.P. Laughter of 'Square Bale Fame' because of his crusade for square rather than round cotton bales. He died in Jackson county and his wife received Civil war pension at Edna.

I'm trying to locate his burial site for his inclusion in the second volume of _Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables_.

Any assistance would be greatly welcome.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/jackson/messages/80.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network