Black Oak Cemetery
Canelo / Canille, Santa Cruz County
Page 3 - Surnames P-Z



The links to surnames A - G and H thru O are listed at the bottom of this page.

Black Oak Cemetery is located in
Canelo, (Canille) Arizona, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, on Highway 83
It is almost 14 miles from the junction of Highways 82 & 83, about
1/2 mile from mile marker 18. After you have entered into
the Coronado National Forest

In 1920 and 1930 Census Canelo was listed as Canille
In 1880 and 1900 it is listed under Elgin District.

Click on the names in red to see the persons headstone
Means that there is a picture of the person included.

Click here to go to the page with the History of Black Oak Cemetery

Partially updated 2-14

Parker, Addie M,
b. March 14, 1885 Texas,
d. Oct. 20, 1946, Tucson,
~ Daughter of Bennett Musgrave & Prudence Walker
~ Wife of William A. Parker Jr.
~ Postmaster of Canille postoffice starting 1910
Parker, Anna S.,
b. July 26, 1885, Missouri,
d. May 17, 1944, Nogales, AZ
~ 'Our Mother'
~ Wife of James A. Parker
~ Daughter of William Shields & Maggie Forest
Parker, Etoile F. ,
b. Dec. 10, 1885, Texas,
d. Nov. 1978
~ Mother ~
~ Wife of John L. 'Jack' Parker
~ Maiden name Frierson
Parker, James Arthur 'Jim' ,
b. June 16. 1887, Arizona
d. Dec. 18, 1954, Elgin
~ Husband of Dorothy K. Olander
~ Son of William A. Parker & Eva Landers
Parker, John L. 'Jack',
b. July 17, 1889, Lochiel, Arizona
d. Oct. 25, 1960. Douglas, Arizona
~ Husband of Etoile
~ Son of William A Parker & Eva Landers

Parker, Eunice, see Lindsey, Eunice
Parker, Robert James,
b. Jan. 5, 1956,
d. Feb. 9, 1992
Parker, Robert Lee 'Bob' , b. June 7, 1935, Arizona,
d. June 12, 1957, Douglas, Ariz.
~ Husband of Mary Elizabeth
~ Son of Jeff Parker & Lucille Richards

Parker, Virginia, see Hathaway, Virginia
Patrick, John F.,
b. Oct. 19, 1880, Missouri,
d. Aug. 21, 1937, Tucson
~ Husband of Fannie
~ Son of Jack Patick & Sarah E. McCray
Pershall, Beulah Pine
, b. March 15, 1913,
d. March 18, 1982
Pickrell, James W. 'Jim',
b. July 4, 1927, Phoenix, AZ
d. August 7, 2011, Sonoita, Arizona
~ Son of Charles U. Pickrell & Anna Wallace
Pruett, Ben T.
b. Sept. 23, 1911,
d. Dec. 1985
Pyeatt, Ethel Kay,
b. Oct. 3 1903,

d. Feb. 1976, Huachuca City, Arizona
~ Daughter of Henry James Pyeatt & Mary Ollie Kelly
Pyeatt, Henry ,
b. Jan 4, 1861, Sasabee, Texas,
d. March 2. 1942 , Arizona
~ 'Rancher & Stockman'
~ Husband of Mary Ollie Kelly
~ Son of James Benton Pyeatt & Margaret Jane Warren
Pyeatt, Joseph B.
b. Oct. 5, 1916,
d. Feb. 7, 1985,
~ Son of Joseph Bennett Pyeatt & Mae Retta Landers
~ Army WWII
Pyeatt, Mary O.
b, Oct 29, 1870, San Antonio, Texas,
d. Dec. 18, 1949, Tombstone, AZ
~ Wife of Henry,
~ Daughter of John Maurice Kelley & Sarah Davis
Pyeatt, Rhett,
b. 1956, d. 1974
~ Son of Ron Pyeatt & Dot Lennon
Pyeatt, Roland M.
~ 'Buster' ~
b. April 18, 1906,Fort Huachuca, Arizona
d. Feb. 10, 1993, Arizona
~ Husband of Rose Ritchy
~ Son of James Henry Pyeatt & Mary Ollie Kelly
Pyeatt, Ronald R., b. June 16, 1933, d. Jan. 3, 2006
~ Son of Roland 'Buster' Pyeatt & Rose Ritchy
Pyeatt, Rose Marie
~ 'Mother' ~
b. 1912, San Antonio, Texas
d. 1969, Arizona
~ Wife of Buster (Roland)
~ Maiden name Ritchy

Ramsey, Polly L
b. 1910, d. 1977
~ 'Mother - Wife'
Ramsey, Troy L., Jr
b. July 25, 1915,
d. Oct. 1, 1988

Rector, Sina, see Sina Heavner
Riggs, Elizabeth D.,
b. Sept 27, 1846, Georgia,
d. April 12, 1905, Arizona
~ Maiden name Hudson
~ 'Mother'
*First buried in City Cemetery in Tucson when the cemetery closed the interred were moved to different cemeteries.
Riggs, John Dorsey
b. 1874, d. 1918
~ Son of James Riggs & Elizabeth Hudson

Riggs, Lula, see Duncan, Lula
Roath, Helen B.
b. April 2, 1881, Pennyslvania,
d. Nov. 2, 1958, Canelo, AZ
~ Wife of Willard Roath
~ Daughter of John Brisee & Mary Howell
~ Mother of Jack B. & Robert G. Eason
Roath, Willard T.,
b. March 6, 1876, Colorado
d. June 7, 1959, Tucson, Arizona
~ Son of Tyler Roath & Florence Choat
~ Husband of Helen Brisee
Robbins, Barbara Miller,
b. March 7, 1916,
d. Feb. 7, 1998
Robbins, Laurence Shattuck Jr.,
b. Sept. 12, 1907,
d. Dec. 19, 1999
Rodgers, Anna Eason
, b. March 19, 1861 Pennsylvania,
d. March 27, 1955, Tucson
~ Wife of Robert
~ Daughter of John Eason & Mary Steck
~ Postmaster of Canille Post Office - 1906 - 1910
*First buried in City Cemetery in Tucson when the cemetery closed the interred were moved to different cemeteries.
Rodgers, Robert A., b. Sept 20, 1860, Corsica, PA,
d. Nov. 12, 1947, Tucson
~ Husband of Anna
~ Son of Mark Rodgers & Rebecca Corbit
~ 1st Postmaster of Canille Post Office 1904 - 1906
~ Original homesteader
*First buried in City Cemetery in Tucson when the cemetery closed the interred were moved to different cemeteries.
Roest, Elizabeth M.
b.Dec. 18, 1912,
d. June 1971
Rowley, Jean Flora Frazier
b. Nov. 13, 1922, Nogales, AZ
d. April 10, 1997
~ Daughter of James Frazier & Carrie Swigart

Ruback, Leonard M.,
b. Nebraska March 4, 1929, d. Calif. June 23, 1994
~ Husband of June Stoddard

Sabow, James E.
b. Aug. 5, 1939,
d. Jan 22, 1991
~ Husband of Sally Townsend
Sanders, Gilbert C.
b. Jan 27, 1910,
d. Dec. 11, 1969
Sanders, Kathryn M
b. April 29, 1919,
d. March 19, 1966
~ Wife of Gilbert

Sanders, Kay M.,
d. 1979
Schenck, Margaret,
b. Nov. 22, 1893,
d. March 12, 1966
~ Wife of Roy Schenck
Schenck, Roy W., b. June 22, 1884, Iowa, d. June 16, 1940, Tucson
~ Husband of Margaret
~ Son of Charles Schenck & Lettie Gould
~ WWI
Schmitt, Alice Hastings,
b. Nov. 22, 1918,
d. March 11, 1987
~ Wife of Robert
Schmitt, Robert Mikkelsen,
b. Jan. 18, 1917,
d. Oct. 15, 1992
~ Husband of Alice
Schock, Leslie Franklin,
b. Jan. 19, 1919,
d. July 20, 1979
Schock, Raymond Leslie
b. Jan. 11, 1952,
d. Aug. 6, 2006
~ Husband of Janet
~ Son of Les & Lou Schock
~ US Army
Schock, Nellie Irene,
b. June 22, 1885, Clarinda, Iowa,
d. Oct. 11, 1943, Elgin, AZ
~ Wife of Raymond L.
~ Daughter of Henry Pike & Eva Richards
Schock, Raymond D.,
b. Aug. 14, 1908,
d. Sept 8, 1996
Schock, Raymond Leroy,
b. Dec. 13, 1880,
d. Aug. 1967
Schorr, Glenn J.
b. March 7, 1941, Philadelphia, PA,
d. Feb. 15, 1992, Tucson, AZ
~ Son of Wag Schorr & Marie Gibbons
Schorr, John E.
b. April 30, 1944, Philadelphia, PA,
d. March 23, 1985, Denver, CO.
~ Son of Wag Schorr & Marie Gibbons
Schorr, Marie Kathryn Gibbons,
b.Dec. 3, 1913, Honesdale, PA,
d. Oct. 27, 2010, Tucson, AZ
~ Wife of Wag
~ Daughter of Thomas V. Gibbons & Emma L. LeStrange
Schorr, Wagner "Wag",
b. Aug. 3,. 1911, Baltimore, MD,
d. Dec. 4, 2001, Tucson, AZ
~ Husband of Marie
~ Son of John E. Schorr & Catherine Graeber
Schout, David Neil,
b. June 11, 1997
d. March 20, 1998, Illinois
Schout, Mary Jean Hutchinson
b. Nov. 10, 1959, California
d. March 19, 1998, Illinois
~ Wife of Pat Schout
~ Daughter of Ned Hutchinson & Kirsten Loft Rasmussen

Schrader, Helen,
b. March 27, 1928,
d. May 27, 1997,
~ Wife of Charles

Scott, Mildred, see Feldmann, Mildred
Sharples, Mary Elaine,
b. June 19, 1922,
d. Nov. 12, 1981,
~ wife of Philip Price Sharples,
~ Mother of Joan Phoebe & Windton Scott Warfield
Shields, Orville J.,
b Dec. 28, 1915, Patagonia, AZ,
d. Oct 13, 1930, Bisbee, AZ
~ Son of John C. Shields & Janie Teague
Schrader, Helen
b. 1926, d. 1997
~ Wife of Charles

Silva, Brett Matthew,
b. 1960, d. 1960
~ Infant son of Sharon Spencer & Daniel Silva (no headstone)
Skutt, Frank,
b. June 25, 1859, Michigan,
d. Feb. 25, 1950, Prescott, AZ
~ Husband of Lena
~ Son of Andrew Skutt & Amy Hays
Skutt, Lena,
b. July 12, 1859, Minnesota,
d. Sept. 18, 1928, Rain Valley, AZ
~ Wife of Frank Skutt
~ Daughter of H. J. Dalstrom & Ellen Carlsen
Smith, D. Scott,
b. Dec. 31 1953,
d. Feb. 16, 2001
~ Husband of Rebecca Jo
Smith, Viginia Young.
b. Dec. 5, 1914, Nogales, Arizona
d. March 14, 1990, Boise, Idaho
~ Wife of Justin G. Smith
~ Daughter of Robert Rodgers & Anne Eason
Speed, Ernest
b. July 30 1855, Madisonville, KY, d. March 8, 1941, Elgin, AZ
~ Husband of Minnie
~ Son of Robert C. Speed & Laura Summers
Speed, Minnie E., b. 1860, Kentucky, d. 1914
~ Wife of Ernest Speed
~ Daughter of William & Sarah Morton
Spencer, Alonzo Franklin 'Jokey',
b. June 26, 1937, Tucson, AZ
d. Jan 10, 1997, Elgin, AZ
~ Husband of Dawne Schofield
~ Son of 'Slim' Spencer & Dora Lowe
Spore, Martha L.,
b. Dec. 5, 1911,
d. Feb. 10, 1997
~ Wife of Frank Spore

Stoddard, Dorothy, see Knipe, Dorothy

Stoddard, Della, see McLoy, Della
Stoddard, Emory,
b. May 19, 1903, Bisbee, Arizona
d. Sept. 1981, Arizona
~ Son of Harry L & Lulu Belle Brizzee
~ Husband of Olive

Stoddard, Evan,
son of Rodney & Peggy
Stoddard, Harry L.,
b. Dec. 24, 1869, Vermont,
d. May 31, 1941, Tucson, AZ
~ Son of Lyman Stoddard & Rhoda Douglas
Stoddard, Herald,
age 5-1/2,
b. Aug. 1, 1929, Elgin, AZ
d. Jan. 20, 1935 Nogales, AZ
~ Son of Emory Stoddard & Olive Douglas ~
~ A Grand Little Feller ~
Stoddard, Lulu Belle, see Douglas,Lulu Belle
Stoddard, Nolan Dick,
20 y. 7 m. 19 d.,
b. Feb. 3, 1942, Sonoita, Arizona,
d. Sept 22, 1962, Sonoita, Arizona
~ Son of Emory Stoddard & Olive Douglas
Stoddard, Olive Douglas,, b. Oct. 18, 1910, Sonoita, AZ d. Aug. 4, 2002, Tucson AZ
~ Wife of Emory
~ Daughter of Irvine Douglas & Maud Jacobs
Stoddard, Pauline, Infant,
b. Feb 12, 1933,
d. Feb. 17, 1933
~ Daughter of Shirley Stoddard & Rose Markle ~
Swanson, Ben
b. Jan 5, 1885 in Sweden,
d. June 11, 1935, Tucson, AZ
~ Husband of Alice

Swigart, Carrie, see Frazier, Carrie

Swigart, Rhoda, see McCarty, Rhoda

Telles, Ralph ,
b. March 25, 1920,
d. Feb. 4, 2003
~ US Army, WWII ~
Telles, Ralph Lawton,
b. Nov. 28, 1953,
d. Jan 24, 1954
~ Son of Ralph Telles & Ethlyn Houston

Thomas, Everett Francis,
b.Oct. 2, 1900, Missouri
d. Dec. 25, 1960, Tucson, Arizona
~ Husband of Lucille
~ Son of Wesley Thomas & Martha Bayne
Thomas, Louise Knipe,
b. Dec. 5, 1910, Washington D.C.,
d. Sept. 9, 1951, Tucson, AZ
~ Daughter of Frederick O. Knipe & Dorothy Stoddard
Townsend, Elizabeth B,
b. June 21, 1904,
d. Feb. 17, 1989,
~ Wife of Robert ~
Daughter of Adelrick & Elizabeth Benziger
Townsend, Robert C N. ,
b. Dec. 17, 1914,
d. June 20, 1995
Turney, Ida Speed,
b. July 17, 1879, Kentucky,
d. Dec. 3, 1962,
~ Wife of Mark C.
~ Daughter of Ernest Speed & Minnie Morton
Turney, Mark C.
, b. Feb. 25, 1884, Texas,
d. Sept 9, 1951, Pima County
~ Husband of Ida Speed
~ Son of H. B. Turney & Mary Jane Wood

Valenzuela, Constancia
b. 1888, d. 1930,
'Mama'
Valenzuela, Jesus
b. 1886, d. 1966,
'Papa'
Varner, Lillian,
80 years 28 days born in Kansas,
d. March 8, 1970
~ Wife of Robert
~ Daughter of Henry Starfelt and Della Piercy
Vermillion, Iva Varner,
b. Sept. 29, 1912, Douglas, Ariz.
d. 1960, Tucson, Arizona
~ Wife of Orie Vermillion
~ Daughter of Robert Varner & Lillian Starfelt

Watts, Ernestine,
b. Sept 2, 1931,
d. Nov. 18, 1997
Watts, Chester
b. April 16, 1926, D. Sept 5, 2001
~ US Navy WWII ~

Wearne, Rose, see Brooks, Rose
White, Lucille
b. July 15, 1902, d. June 1977
~ Wife of Van Buren ~
White, Van Buren b. Jan. 14, 1903, d. Aug. 1969,
~ husband of Lucille M.
Widen, Mary Hutchinson
b. May 27, 1926, Chicago, Illinois
d. Dec. 20, 2013, Arizona
~ Wife of Robert Widen ~ Daughter of Kit & Buel Hutchinson
Williamson, Jonse W 'JACK'
b. May 10, 1868, Missouri,
d. June 2, 1951, Nogales, AZ
~ Husband of Rose Mayer
~ Son of William D. Williamson & Melvina Bledsoe
~ Original homesteader
Williamson, Rose,
b. June 6, 1879, Kansas
d. June 4, 1944, San Rafael Valley, AZ
~ Wife of Jonse W. 'Jack' Williamson
~ Daughter of F.S. Mayer & Margaret Cobb
Wilson, Elizabeth, see Grant, Elizabeth
Wood Henry
b. March 6, 1871,
Texas d. 1975
Wood, James Henderson
b .April 1, 1954
d. Nov. 22, 1998
Wood, Mack Owen, b. Sept. 4, 1925, d. Aug. 2, 2004
~ Husband of Edna May Williamson
~ Son of Henry Wood & Myrtle McDaniel
Wood, Myrtle
b. Aug. 17, 1894, Texas,
d. July 26, 1982
~ Wife of Henry ~
Wood, Warren H.
d. b. July 19, 1921, Nogales, AZ
d. Aug. 26, 1943,
~ Husband of Maxine Brown
~ Son of Henry Wood & Myrtle McDaniel
~ Sgt. 411th Bomb Sq. A.C.

Young, Pauline R.,
b. March 20, 1887,
Brookville, Pennsylvania,
d. March, 1975, Tucson, Arizona
~ Wife of Arthur B. Young
~ Daughter of Robert Rodgers & Annie Eason
Young, Sigfried R.
b. April 23, 1913, Arizona,
d. June, 1982,
~ Air Force, WWII, Korea, Vietnam
~ Son of Arthur & Pauline Young
~ Grandson of Robert Rodgers & Anne Eason

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Black Oak Cemetery
c/o G. Moss
79 Mustang Ranch Road
HCI Box 25
Elgin, AZ 85611

I gathered most of the information not on the tombstones from the following: Arizona Birth & Death Records, World War I Draft Registration Records, Social Security Death Index, California Death Records, Tubac Historical Society, Sonoita Bulletin and the United States Census, Arizona Territory Post Office & Postmasters by John & Lillian Theobald

Thank you to the following people who have helped me:
Patti Ashcraft, June Grimmett, Ed LeGendre, Donnie Lewis Martin,
Eloise Walsh, Rodney Stoddard, Debbie Bickford, Bill Laux, Marci Cooper,
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