Richter Hill Black Cemetery

ALSO KNOWN AS THE CONNERSVILLE CEMETERY

ROUND TOP, FAYETTE COUNTY, TEXAS

This cemetery is located adjacent to the Richters Cemetery off FM 1457 outside of Round Top. It sits below the hill from the white graves and is mowed. No doubt there are unmarked graves here. Surveyed 7 May 1990 by Kathy Carter, Helen Muras and Annette Ruckert and again in 1998 by David Collins of Missouri City.

The data with notes below was provided by David Collins.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes
Boyd, Jane R. 8 Feb 1862 26 Aug 1932
Boyd, Jeff 4 Jan 1896 18 Oct 1957 Pvt 544 SVC BN Engr Co WWI
Cole, Lorine Craft 20 Aug 1905 24 Oct 1992 Bud Craft's daughter
Craft, A. J. 15 Apr 1879 17 Apr 1967
Craft, Bud
Craft, E. C. 1 Jan 1879 20 Mar 1960
Craft, George 12 Jun 1848 1 Mar 1904
Craft, L. D. 11 Jun 1923 14 Feb 1962
Dwiard, Piggie 1812 3 May 1912
James, E. 26 May 1825 24 Nov 1907
Ferguson, Oliver A. 10 Mar 1896 29 Apr 1965 TXPVT US Army WWI
Ferguson, Robert 29 Feb 1980 Age 75
Goins, Lillie 12 Dec 1889 9 Feb 1958
Jefferson, Mary 1879 1943 King Funeral Home, Austin
Knotts, Andrew Lee 20 Dec 1939
Knotts, Lizzetter 1 Nov 1900 11 May 1954
Leonard, Algie 1902 1980
Leonard, Roxie 1 Jan 1907 31 Oct 1983
Lewis, Lee Etta 8 Oct 1893 6 Jul 1967
McCoy, Annie 19 Jun 1918
McCoy, H. K. 2 Sep 1893 28 Nov 1970 David Rivers' cousin
McCoy, Sarah Ann 21 Jan 1905 16 Mar 1996 Willie McCoy's wife.
McCoy, Willie 10 Mar 1895 5 Jan 1960 TX PVT (more information on stone)
Mims, Sharon 13 Apr 1956 18 Sep 1972
Rivers, Emmo 1875 1932
Rivers, Ethel 25 Aug 1914 14 Jul 1967 Wife of Raymond Rivers
Rivers, Jarrett 5 Jan 1879 1946
Rivers, Mary 1876 1972
Rivers, Matthew Jr. 1866 8 Jan 1955
Rivers, Robert Sylvester 1954
Sampson, James 1869 1923
Sampson, Richard M. 1895 1984 PFC US Army WWI
Sampson, Roy 22 Feb 1922
Scott, Mahalia 1873 1948 Miller Newby Funeral Home
Shelby, Albert 21 Feb 1881 21 Jan 1964
Shelby, Albert 1910 1963
Shelby, Clarence 8 Feb 1919 4 Feb 1969 W. D. Shelby's son
Shelby, Emily Jan 20 Nov 1910 Age 56
Shelby, Gertrude 15 Oct 1883 13 Oct 1940
Shelby, Glynn M. 8 Mar 1912 3 Oct 1984
Shelby, Herbert
Shelby, T. L. 4 May 1843 20 Feb 1908
Shelby, T. M. 23 Feb 1883 30 Dec 1907
Smith, ___ 1863 20 Nov 1952
Toney, Allen 23 Oct 1862 7 Nov 1928
Toney, Charlotte 29 Jun 1858 21 Jan 1931 Name listed only as "Charlottie"; surname from Texas Death Index
Townsend, Ernest 29 Mar 1915 23 Apr 1971
Townsend, Riley 11 Sep 1883 May 1973 Birth date possibly 1880
Vincent, Emma 10 Aug 1889 16 Mar 1971
Vincent, James 3 Mar 1878 7 Apr 1921 Temple 243, Waco, TX
Vincent, Norris 15 Apr 1876 6 Dec 1909
Vincent, Powell 8 Mar 1884 16 Jun 1958
Wade, Deck
Wade, G.
Wade, G. W. 1873 1945
Wade, Sarah 1878 1949
Williams, Jimmie