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Image for FIRST Burial in New Hope Cemetery - Parker County, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in New Hope Cemetery - Parker County, TX

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Mary Sudduth was the first burial in historic New Hope Cemetery, per a complementary headstone at her final resting place.

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location: Texas

date approved: 1/6/2019

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Dated Headstone in Nelson Cemetery - Azle, TX

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A 1985 Texas Historical Marker notes that, while there are earlier burials in Nelson Cemetery, the earliest dated headstone here belongs to an infant, Hugh August Hall Nelson, Jr., who was buried here in 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for OLDEST Recorded Gravesite in Keeter Cemetery - Keeter, TXview gallery

NENE15.8 km

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First of its KindOLDEST Recorded Gravesite in Keeter Cemetery - Keeter, TX

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The Texas Historical Marker at the front of Keeter Cemetery indicates that the grave of Ida May Ryan is the oldest recorded gravesite in Keeter Cemetery, going back to 1882.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/1/2015

last visited: never

Image for EARLIEST Marked Identifiable Grave in Rock Springs Cemetery - Parker County, TXview gallery

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Identifiable Grave in Rock Springs Cemetery - Parker County, TX

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A 1985 Texas Historical Marker at Rock Springs Cemetery, near Peaster in rural Parker County, TX, indicates that the earliest marked identifiable grave here belongs to a young girl, Mary L. Sullivan, who was buried here in 1867.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/5/2019

last visited: never

Image for EARLIEST Recorded Grave in Dilbeck Cemetery - Peaster, TXview gallery

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First of its KindEARLIEST Recorded Grave in Dilbeck Cemetery - Peaster, TX

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A 1998 Texas Historical Marker at Dilbeck Cemetery notes that Civil War veteran Richard W. Barnes has the earliest recorded grave here, dated September 1883.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/3/2018

last visited: never

Image for Site of FIRST Post Office in Wise County, TX - Newark, TXview gallery

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First of its KindSite of FIRST Post Office in Wise County, TX - Newark, TX

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Before Newark, TX was Newark, there was a settlement here called Odessa, which hosted the first post office in Wise County.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/26/2015

last visited: never

Image for EARLIEST Dated Tombstone in Annetta Cemetery - Annetta, TXview gallery

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First of its KindEARLIEST Dated Tombstone in Annetta Cemetery - Annetta, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the front of Annetta Cemetery indicates that, while it is likely that this site had already been used for burials for several years, the tombstone of Edgar M. King is the earliest here, dated 1882.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/14/2015

last visited: 2/12/2015

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First of its KindEARLIEST Gravestone in Teague Cemetery - Aurora, TX

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The Texas Historical Marker for the cemetery indicates that the earliest gravestone here belongs to the Reverend Jacob Moffett, in Teague Cemetery, Aurora, TX.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/23/2015

last visited: never

Image for FIRST Burial in Hood Family Cemetery - Aledo, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Hood Family Cemetery - Aledo, TX

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The Texas Historical Marker at the gate to the Hood Family Cemetery, Aledo, TX, indicates that Elizabeth Hood was the first burial here, in 1865.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/25/2015

last visited: 6/4/2016

Image for FIRST Burial in Greenwood Cemetery - Greenwood, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Greenwood Cemetery - Greenwood, TX

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A secondary headstone serving as a footstone at the final resting place of Willie C. Gibson indicates that his was the first burial here in Greenwood Cemetery, back in 1883.

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location: Texas

date approved: 11/11/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Burial in Authon Cemetery - Authon, TX

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A 1981 Texas Historical Marker at Authon Cemetery indicates that Linn Boyd Cranfill, "Wounded by Indians" in 1871, was the earliest burial in the cemetery.

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location: Texas

date approved: 6/15/2018

last visited: never

Image for FIRST Burial in Bethel Cemetery - Parker County, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Bethel Cemetery - Parker County, TX

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A sign near the front entrance of Bethel United Methodist Church indicates that A.W. Neal was the first to be buried in the cemetery behind the church, back in 1898. The church and cemetery are at 3196 Bethel Rd, southwest of Weatherford, TX.

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location: Texas

date approved: 6/3/2018

last visited: never

Image for EARLIEST Marked Grave in Bethesda Cemetery - Garner, TXview gallery

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Bethesda Cemetery - Garner, TX

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A 1978 Texas Historical Marker at the front of Bethesda Cemetery notes that the earliest marked grave in the cemetery belongs to Charlie A. Walker, an infant who died in 1880.

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location: Texas

date approved: 5/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for FIRST Marked Grave in Gibtown Cemetery - Gibtown, TXview gallery

NWNW28.3 km

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First of its KindFIRST Marked Grave in Gibtown Cemetery - Gibtown, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker inside the gate of Gibtown Cemetery indicates that the grave of Mary C. Stults is the first marked grave in the cemetery, dating back to 1876.

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location: Texas

date approved: 3/5/2015

last visited: never

Image for FIRST Burial in Saginaw Cemetery - Saginaw, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Saginaw Cemetery - Saginaw, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker notes that John David Bowman was the first burial in Saginaw Cemetery in 1899.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/24/2015

last visited: 11/7/2015

Image for FIRST Burial in Willow Point Cemetery - Bridgeport, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Willow Point Cemetery - Bridgeport, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the front of Willow Point Cemetery, near Bridgeport, TX, indicates that this cemetery had its origins with the 1882 burial of Anna M. English.

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location: Texas

date approved: 3/4/2015

last visited: never

Image for OLDEST Marked Grave in Whitt Cemetery - Whitt, TXview gallery

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First of its KindOLDEST Marked Grave in Whitt Cemetery - Whitt, TX

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A 1992 Texas Historical Marker at Whitt Cemetery notes that the oldest marked grave here is that of Margaret A. Gipson, who was buried in 1879.

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location: Texas

date approved: 5/6/2018

last visited: never

Image for FIRST -- Army Unit to Land on European Soil in WWII, Veteran's Memorial Park, Fort Worth TXview gallery

SESE33.8 km

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First of its KindFIRST -- Army Unit to Land on European Soil in WWII, Veteran's Memorial Park, Fort Worth TX

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A memorial to the men who served in the US Army 36th Infantry division in WWII, the first Army unit to land on European soil in WWII, and the 27,000 casualties sustained by French Army units fighting with the 36th in Europe

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: 6/7/2017

Image for FIRST -- Jewish Synogogue  in Tarrant County, Ahavath Sholom, Fort Worth TXview gallery

SESE34.1 km

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First of its KindFIRST -- Jewish Synogogue in Tarrant County, Ahavath Sholom, Fort Worth TX

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The historic marker at Ahavath Sholom Cemetery in Fort Worth TX, a sacred burial ground for the members of the first synagogue in Fort Worth

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: 12/20/2016

Image for EARLIEST Marked Grave in Rock Creek Cemetery - Parker County, TXview gallery

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Rock Creek Cemetery - Parker County, TX

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A 1982 Texas Historical Marker at the front of Rock Creek Cemetery in rural Parker County, southwest of Whitt, TX, indicates that the earliest marked grave in the cemetery belongs to a young girl, Bertie Ladd, who was buried here in 1896

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location: Texas

date approved: 12/11/2018

last visited: never

Image for FIRST -- Burial in Burke Cemetery, Fort Worth TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Burial in Burke Cemetery, Fort Worth TX

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Burke Cemetery is located the the intersection of Bryant Irvin Road and Arborlawn Drive near a new shopping center in far southwest Fort Worth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/19/2016

last visited: 11/19/2016

Image for FIRST Catholic Church in Wise County - Bridgeport, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Catholic Church in Wise County - Bridgeport, TX

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A 2015 Texas Historical Marker near the entrance of St. John the Baptizer Catholic Church notes that this was the first Catholic church established in the county, dating to 1889.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/29/2016

last visited: never

Image for FIRST African-American Policeman in Fort Worth, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST African-American Policeman in Fort Worth, TX

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Hagar Tucker was the first African American policeman in Fort Worth, TX, way back in 1873.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/16/2014

last visited: 10/5/2019

Image for EARLIEST Marked Burial in Joplin Fairview Cemetery - Joplin, TXview gallery

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Burial in Joplin Fairview Cemetery - Joplin, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker in Joplin Fairview Cemetery, in the Joplin community near Perrin, TX, indicates that the grave of Jesse T. Gills is the earliest marked burial in the cemetery.

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location: Texas

date approved: 3/4/2015

last visited: never

Image for FIRST (Oldest) Original Church Building in Decatur, TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST (Oldest) Original Church Building in Decatur, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker on the old Episcopal Mission of the Ascension indicates that this is the oldest original church building in Decatur, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/15/2014

last visited: 8/24/2019

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