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Letter: Trying to find great- grandfather’s grave


Letter: Trying to find great- grandfather’s grave
Overgrown weeds and grass cover graves in the Canary Island Cemetery in Floresville.


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Editor:

Why isn’t the county keeping the Canary Island Cemetery (Lodi Cemetery) clean? Wasn’t that land I trusted to Wilson County?

I drove there recently, trying to find my great-grandfather, Juan Coy’s, grave, but only found Alfonso Coy and Louis Travieso’s graves. Both of these families are from the bloodline of Vicente Alvarez Travieso and De Los Santos Coy from the Canary Islands.

Is there any kind of plot listing as to where everyone is buried? My great-grandfather Juan Coy was buried Jan. 27, 1892, and I would love to find his grave.

If anyone has any information regarding this matter, please email me at carolanthony53@yahoo.com.

CAROL ANN COY GARZA AKA CAROL ANTHONY

San Antonio
 

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Ken Semlinger  
Poth, TX  
September 12, 2013 1:34pm
 
According to the book The Life and Death of Juan Coy, he was buried in "the Lodi Cemetery".

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