Austin County, Texas

Austin County Cemeteries


To make the cemeteries easier to search,
the cemetery pages have been moved to a
database located on the
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Most of the small cemeteries are still hosted here
because they are historic and/or no longer receiving interments.

Please remember that many of the older cemeteries are located on private property. Please respect not only the cemetery but also the owner's rights. Always obtain permission to enter private property.


Scholze Burials

East of Bellville

Go out Hwy 159 toward Hempstead about 3 miles. On your left there is a ranch entrance (gate locked) to the Wright place, which is leased by Sammy Pierce. From the ranch entrance, you go up the hill about ½ mile to an open field.

The cemetery is in a cleared field with thick clusters of yaupon. In one of these clusters there is an old tree, and a barbed wire fence encircles the clump. One of these is a double stone. There may be other burials where stones have tipped over or wooden markers have crumbled, because the stone markers occupy only about a quarter of the fenced-in area.

Additional information may be found at the GenFolks database link above.

Last NameFirst NameBirthDeathComments
FielderOtto28 Nov 18687 May 1928.
ScholzeErnst18 Jun 183519 Feb 1895.
ScholzeUmalie16 Jan 184025 Feb 1915.
Page Last Updated: 18 January 2024