Nichols Cemetery - Ingram, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 30° 04.354 W 099° 12.935
14R E 479222 N 3326845
Quick Description: Cemetery entrance is off Junction Highway. Cemetery is down a long lane about a quarter of a mile.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 9/21/2022 10:07:19 AM
Waymark Code: WM16R2K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
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Historical Marker:

Born about 1805, Rowland Nichols settled in Kerr County where he served as county commissioner. Upon his death at the hands of Indians, Nichols was buried, as he wished, under a live oak tree on his farm on April 11, 1859. This site became a community burial ground and the burial place of many area pioneers, including J. C. W. Ingram (1829-1902), for whom the town of Ingram was named. Additional property was later purchased from Lafayette Nichols to enlarge the cemetery. For over a century Nichols Cemetery has served the residents of this part of Kerr County.

City, Town, or Parish / State / Country: Ingram

Approximate number of graves: 1860

Cemetery Status: Active

Cemetery Website: [Web Link]

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