Phoebe (Spurlin) Vinson (1805 in Georgia-1873-Texas).
She Married Wiley Vinson on 9/12/1826 in Jones Co., Georgia.
They came to Texas from Alabama in 1851. Just prior to the Civil War, Wiley & Phebe purchased the Bevered Pool Servey
southeast of Thornton. They settled in Limestone County in 1859 on Barbara's parents propery.
The family farmed & operated a gristmill and tanning yard. When Wiley Vinson bought additional land in 1870, he set aside
one-half acre for the Vinson Cemetery. He was the first to be buried there in 1871.
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