John Choate Tombstone

The following grave is in the Rockport Cemetery, either in Rockport or Fulton, Aransas County, Texas.

The grave of JOHN CHOATE. On the top slab of John Choate's grave is written:

"SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF JOHN CHOATE
Who was born in the State of Louisiana
On the 25th day of July A.D. 1818
and was killed at his residence in San Patricio Co. Texas
on the 3rd day of August A.D. 1869"

Masons Emblem

"A good man and true has gone to his rest.
He was an affectionate husband, a good neighbor,
a warm friend and a zealous Mason."

John CHOATE's grave is adjacent to that of CROCKETT CHOATE

Submitter: Judy T. Wostal