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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Burial in Van Winkle Cemetery - Climax, TX

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A 2008 Texas Historical Marker in Van Winkle Cemetery notes that the earliest marked burial here is that of an infant girl, M.L. Warnburg, who lived only for a few months in 1867.

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location: Texas

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Person Buried on This Site (Pleasant Grove Cemetery) - Climax, TX

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A 1998 Texas Historical Marker at Pleasant Grove Cemetery notes that the first person buried on this site was Malissa (Dodson) Sides back in 1891.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/19/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Burials in Altoga Cemetery - Altoga, TX

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A 1997 Texas Historical Marker at the gate of Altoga Cemetery notes that the earliest burials here took place in 1881: Ida Leomy Parker was buried in July, while Elizabeth Humbard Mantooth was buried in November.

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location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Graves in Melissa Cemetery - Melissa, TX

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A 1989 Texas Historical Marker at Melissa Cemetery indicates that the oldest graves in the cemetery belong to three members of the pioneer Sherley/Shirley family, dating to 1856, 1867, and 1879.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Marked grave in Highland Cemetery, Melissa TX

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Robert Strother is the first person buried at Highland Cemetery with a tombstone, Melissa TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/6/2017

last visited: 12/3/2017

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Abston Cemetery - Lavon, TX

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A 1988 Texas Historical Marker at the front of Abston Cemetery notes that the first burial here was that of American Revolution veteran, John Abston, in 1856.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/4/2016

last visited: 5/22/2019

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Graves in McLarry Cemetery - McKinney, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the front of McLarry Cemetery -- east of US 75 on Collin County Road 273 -- notes that the earliest marked burials here are of two children, Henry E. and Adella M. Hall, who died on the same day in 1870.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: 11/10/2017

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

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One of the two granite markers at the main entrance to historic Nevada Cemetery notes that J.A. McIver was the first burial here in 1907.

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location: Texas

date approved: 9/4/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Grave in St. Paul Cemetery - St. Paul, TX

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A simple, gray marker in St. Paul Cemetery indicates that Ellen Corbitt's grave is the first grave in the cemetery. St. Paul Cemetery is located on Collin County Road 727, just east of FM 2514, near Lavon Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: 2/7/2015

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Clinton Cemetery - Clinton, TX

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A 1998 Texas Historical Marker near the entry gate to Clinton Cemetery notes that R.J. McAdams has the earliest marked grave, as she was buried here in 1859.

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location: Texas

date approved: 10/20/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Alexander Cemetery - Anna, TX

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A 2015 Collin County Historical Commission marker near the front of Alexander Cemetery indicates that the earliest marked grave here is that of William Alexander, dating to 1858.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/22/2016

last visited: 11/26/2016

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

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A Texas Historical Marker inside the gate of Millwood Cemetery indicates that "tradition" claims that this cemetery began with the burial of Nancy Bulloch in 1854.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/28/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Known Burial in I.O.O.F. Cemetery - Caddo Mills, TX

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A 2001 Texas Historical Marker in Caddo Mills's I.O.O.F. Cemetery notes that the 1893 -- actually 1883 -- burial of Nancy Gary is the oldest known burial in the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/19/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Teacher at Rawhide School - Murphy, TX

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A Collin County Historical Commission historical marker notes that Eli Hogge, who is buried here at Herring-Hogge Cemetery in Murphy, TX, was the first teacher at the old Rawhide School, northeast of Murphy in what is now St. Paul.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/13/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Rowlett Creek Cemetery - Plano, TX

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A 1979 Texas Historical Marker near the chapel in Rowlett Creek Cemetery notes that the earliest marked grave in the cemetery belongs to Alfred Harrington, who passed on in 1862.

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location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Marked Grave in Plano Mutual Cemetery - Plano, TX

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An interpretive sign at the front of historic Plano Mutual Cemetery at 18th St and Jupiter Rd notes that the oldest marked grave in the cemetery is that of Miss Elenora Hawkins, dating to 1853.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/22/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Bethany Cemetery - Plano, TX

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An interpretive sign at Plano's Bethany Cemetery indicates that the first burial in the cemetery was that of Walter Clark, who died in 1877.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/23/2018

last visited: 5/2/2019

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First of its KindHunt County's FIRST Railroad - Greenville, TX

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A 1972 Texas Historical Marker, "Hunt County's First Railroad," stands in front of the 1896 Katy Depot, 3102 Lee St, Greenville, TX, noting that the first train in the county arrived here in Greenville in 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/3/2018

last visited: 9/28/2019

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First of its KindFIRST woman to hold elected office in Texas - Lallie P. Carlisle

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The first woman to hold an elective public office in Texas was Lallie P. Carlisle, who served as Hunt County Clerk.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2011

last visited: 4/7/2018

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Grove Hill Cemetery - Leonard, TX

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A 1981 Texas Historical Marker at the front of Grove Hill Cemetery, north of Leonard, TX, notes that the earliest marked grave here is that of William R.A. Thomas, who died in 1862.

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location: Texas

date approved: 1/18/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Vittitoe Cemetery - Kentucky Town, TX

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A 1985 Texas Historical Marker at Vittitoe Cemetery, south of what remains of Kentucky Town in Grayson County, TX, notes that the first burial here was "probably" Frank Vittitoe, prior to the breakout of the Civil War.

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location: Texas

date approved: 1/29/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Site of Frisco Public Library - Frisco, TX

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A Heritage Association of Frisco sign near the entrance to Bittersweet Ivy notes that this historic 1911 building has served many roles, including that of the first site of the Frisco Public Library. Located at 6990 Main St, Frisco, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/10/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- burial in Mills Cemetery, Garland TX

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The grave of Elizabeth Mills (1820-1854), the first burial in Mills Cemetery in Garland TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/8/2012

last visited: 2/20/2014

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First of its KindFIRST "Anglo-American" Born in Hunt County, TX - Greenville, TX

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A 1965 Texas Historical Marker at the grave of William Lane, in Bethel Cemetery, indicates that he was the first "Anglo-American" born in Hunt County, back when the Republic of Texas was still with us.

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location: Texas

date approved: 10/20/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Chandler Cemetery - Rockwall, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker in front of Chandler Cemetery, Rockwall, TX, indicates that the burial of Mary Chandler in 1869 was the first burial here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/23/2015

last visited: never

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