Spanish American War
Veterans Known to be buried in Ellis County
Eugene N. YOUREE
Born 1866 – Died 26 July 1898 in Siboney, Cuba
Eugene Youree died at the age of 32 years of Yellow Fever and was buried in buried in Cuba. Later, his body was sent home and reinterred in Myrtle Cemetery at Ennis on 14 July 1930. A military stone was ordered by his sister, Mrs. Hattie Grizzard of Waxahachie.
Samuel W. POTTER
Born 17 July 1864 –
Died 1 March 1944