Dresden, Navarro Co., TX
August 6, 1927, Venus, Texas
M. E. Clough, June 30, 1844-August 5, 1927
M. E. Clough, a Confederate veteran, died here. Mr. Clough was born in Camden,
Ark., June 30, 1845, and came to Texas with his parents in 1851 and located near
where the town of Teague now is located, and later moved to Dresden, Navarro
County. Mr. Clough joined the Confederate Army and did frontier service under
Capt. Tobin, Second Texas Cavalry, Hood's Brigade. Mr. Clough was married twice
and five children were born to each union. His last wife died thirty-nine years
ago. Mr. Clough wore a cross of honor for his services in the Confederate Army.
He was buried at Dresden.