Query: Bulger (or Bulgier)

A visitor to the Genealogy Research Room at the Quitman Public Library, Teresa Williams, was visiting in-county looking for the burial place of Louida May Taylor Bulger (or Bulgier).

She had information that Louida May had been buried in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Mineola. However. a handwritten note in the office there indicated that Louida May had been moved to the Quitman City Cemetery in 1982. Teresa said she had found what she considered to be the location of Louida May’s burial site at Roselawn but is puzzled by the move since she believes there was no family here in 1982 to request that removal.

If you have any information which might help Teresa with this puzzle, you can contact her at gmom7@aol.com. Also, please post here so that we all can also know more about this story.

Also, Teresa said that she was told while at Roselawn that all of their records prior to 2000 had been destroyed.

Bernard M. Maggret

Vice-president Dorothy HARBIN sent the following to the TX-Wood Mailing List at Rootsweb in response to the Maggret query reference here. If you have any additional information, you can go to the Rootsweb page and share it at this link: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.texas.counties.wood/604/mb.ashx.

I have the info on Bernard MAGGRET from his Obit, June 5, 1996, his wife was Doris MAGGRET, Mineola, TX. and son – Bernard M. MAGGRET, JR.– San Diego, Calif: also listed 5 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, one niece and one nephew. Only had towns for the wife and the son Bernard M. MAGGRET, SR. was born 7-15-1919, in Kenton, Ohio.
It listed the funeral home as English Funeral Home (which has been sold to Beaty Funeral Home in Mineola, Tx.) Burial was in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Mineola, TX.

Also, I have Obit for Bernard M. MAGGRET, JR. – 57, Mineola, TX. died on
Aug. 27, 2002. He was born on Oct. 28, 1944, in Fort Worth, TX. He lived in San Diego, Ca, prior to moving to Mineola, in 1996. (I presumed that he moved here after his father’s death in 1996, to be near his mother .) Bernard Jr.’s.
survivors included a son, Michael MAGGRET, Celeste, TX?, four daughters = Cynthia GANT – Seligman, Mo., Merry PRATHER, Frisco, TX?, Cheryl MAGGRET, San
Antonio, TX., and Becca MAGGRET, Austin, TX. and mother, Doris MAGGRET, Mineola,
and four grandchildren.


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