Canary Island Cemetery

This is the only known cemetery named for the Canary Islanders. This cemetery is located in Wilson County, at the intersection of Hwy 181 and FM 97 South (behind Gorzell Auto Parts Store). This cemetery was originally called the Castro cemetery. The earliest known burial is 1882. Many markers are no longer legible.

First Name Birth Date Death Date
Alrete, Maclal 1890 12-08-1928
Andrellita, Ala Senora 1913 1925
Baldez, Amanda May May 1931 07-09-1931, 2 mo., 23 days
Barracan, Eusebid 1874 1919
Barrientez (Talamantez) unavailable 09-28-1935
Barrera, Antonio 11-23-1869 05-08-1940
Barrin, Jesus Maria 1843 1924
Barrints, Rosa 10-30-1911 11-03-1935
Buquor, P. L. 1816 03-16-1901
Campos, Jose 1914 1918
Cantu, Pedro 1860 1940
Cantu, Ysaidra 05-30-1856 04-10-1921
Cardenas, Amelia 1857 06-08-????
Carrilo, Francis 04-13-1892 1932
Casanova, J.J. ???? 06-18-1938
Casanova, Luke 1884 1935
Castillo, Gertrudis T. 1840 12-09-1911
Castillo, Susie 02-12-1930 05-05-1930
Compain, Encarnation 08-08-1876 03-30-1960. Son of Margarito and Rita Martinez
Castro, Alvaro 1900 11-02-1917
Castro, Antonio 12-15-1852 12-01-1919
Castro, Guadalupe 1836 09-16-1917
Castro, Juan 1831 1896
Castro, Marcello 1874 07-10-1918
Coy, Alfonso 11-25-1888 11-10-1917
Cruiz, A.C. ???? ????
Cruiz, J. G. ???? ????
Cruz, Guadalupe 11-06-1938 04-19-1940
Delgado, Clemente 1828 1882
Eial, Bictor ???? 1928
Escobeda, M.C. 1842 06-19-1920
Escobeda, Margarita 1882 04-10-1908
Eskibel, Maselo 1899 1938
Estrada, Francisco 1836 04-21-1902
Estrada, Francisco 1886 10-07-1886
Estrada, Jesus 1879 1908
Faris, Rufugio 1874 03-11-1933
Farias, Jose Maria ???? 12-25-1926
Farrias, Corina A. 1878 03-04-1923
Flores, ??? 1886 02-11-1933
Jasper, Jasper 1842 1904
Jasper, Jesusita April 1864 1902
Jasper, Juanita see Juanita Ortiz
Jasper, Petra 1833 12-24-1899
Garcia, Thedore 1874 1905
Garsia, Petrita 06-28-1833 1934
Garza, Crisoford 01-05-1911 09-07-1934
Gonzalez, Anestacia 1886 1922
Herrera, Paublo 1936 1937
Huizar, Estelita C. ???? ????
Jcasas, Ysabelita 09-20-1812 02-25-1910
Jimenez, Francisco 1838 07-12-1914
Jimenez, Josefa 05-18-1907 08-25-1928
Lara, Cario C. 08-30-1870 04-01-1927
Lara, Jesus 08-02-1914 09-13-1941
Longoria, Alfredo 1870 10-09-1915
Longoria, Manuel 01-15-1931 08-03-1931
Lopez, Jose 01-30-1933 02-06-1933
Martinez, Anna Maria 03-29-1962 03-29-1962 infant of Salvador & Gloria Pena
Martinez, Rita see Encarnacion Compain
Martinez, Nestora M. ???? ????
Montoya, Ocria 12-14-1913 05-16-1932
Munos, Pedro Isral 1917 01-13-1940
Munoz, Maria Jesus 1869 08-20-1933
Munoz, Martina 1892 01-09-1922
Munoz, Theodoro 1869 09-29-1936
Nieto, Jose Maria 09-26-1906 08-08-1923, wife of J. J.
Nieto, Juan Jose 05-17-1916 03-09-1941
Ortiz, Juanita (Flores) 03-21-1872 03-21-1917
Ortiz, Severiano 11-08-1870 12-31-1929
Palodios, Eduardo C. ???? ????
Pena, Gloria see Anna Martinez
Pena, Ricardo 1853 1901
Porotoho, Andress ???? 08-21-1927
Ramos, Domingo 1886 1937
Richmond, Louis 03-07-1847 01-27-1917
Sanchez, Adolph 02-08-1886 11-25-1923
Santo, Manuel 12-16-1928 06-05-1939
Seguin, Manuel 05-15-1890 1907
Talamantez, (Angelita) see Barrientez
Torres, Juliaeh ???? 11-08-1922
Travies, Maria 11-13-1925 08-30-1931
Travieso, Guadalupe 1920 ????
Trevso, Louis 12-09-1902 02-10-1924
Trinidad, Esposa 04-24-1910 12-31-1910
Valdez, Jose ???? ????
Valdez, Lbrado 02-22-1899 04-02-1917
Valdez, Terined 1830 12-13-1913
Ximenes, Susita 1866 1897
Ximenes, Francisco 07-08-1933 1933
Yanes, Jesus ???? 1932