Williamson County
Historical Commission

 

  Stephen A. Spiars
A Pioneer of Williamson County
buried in the Macedonia Cemetery -
 

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  The Spiars family donated land for the Macedonia Cemetery.  Stephen and Naomi Spiars are seated with their children standing photo is c. 1902. Tallest man w/ mustache was Jim Spiars, a cattle trader.  

  Private Stephen A. Spiars
Company H, 5th TX Infantry
Enlisted for the duration of the war on 27 Mar 1862 in Trinity County, TX; age 23

Birth: Nov. 5, 1837
Mississippi, USADeath: Jun. 15, 1903
Granger
Williamson County
Texas, USA
Dearest father thou hast left us,
Here thy loss we deeply feel.
But tis God who has bereft us,
He can all our sorrows heal.




On 1 Feb 2015 Michelle Doss provided the following information on the Stephen Spiars Family:

The Spiars family donated land for the Macedonia Cemetary. 

Stephen and Naomi Spiars are seated with their children standing. Photo is circa 1902. Tallest man with mustache was Jim Spiars, a cattle trader. 


Private Stephen A. Spiars
Company H, 5th TX Infantry

Enlisted for the duration of the war on 27 Mar 1862 in Trinity County, TX; age 23

They were early pioneers in Williamson Co, TX. His Homestead Certificate is dated July 30, 1876.
 (bio by: John Christeson) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Naomi Jane Henderson Spiars (1841 - 1922)
 Burial:
Macedonia Cemetery 
Granger
Williamson County
Texas, USA 

Created by: John Christeson
Record added: Dec 09, 2007 
Find A Grave Memorial# 23312962

 
 
   

 

please contact Michelle Doss
for more info
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