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Gerardo Guerra Gravesite

Gerardo Guerra Gravesite photo from the Texas Historic Sites Atlas

Also known as El Caballo Cemetery

Directions

West side of FM 3167, El Sauz

From FM 3167/FM 649 junction in El Sauz, go 3.6 miles south on FM 3167. Gravesite is on right (west) side of road, approx. 50 ft. from road. From US 83 in Rio Grande City, go 10.1 miles north on FM 3167. Grave will be on left (west) side of road, approx. 50 ft. from road. - Directions from the Starr County TXGenWeb site

Information

One grave. The headstone inscription reads: Gerardo Guerra 1877 - 4-17-47 The grave reportedly contains the man's horse as well. According to the Story, the man and his horse both died while riding one day. Their bodies were not discovered for several weeks. Due to advanced decomposition, the man and his horse were buried in a single grave on the spot were they died. - Starr County TXGenWeb site

Photos

Gerardo Guerra Gravesite photo from the Texas Historic Sites Atlas



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