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Springtown Cemetery - Springtown, Texas
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas
N 32° 57.685 W 097° 40.945
14S E 623141 N 3647780
Quick Description: This is a very well maintained and active cemetery that is located near the center of the community. There are well over 2,000 internments.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 1/5/2010 4:16:56 AM
Waymark Code: WM80TA
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Max Cacher
Views: 2

Long Description:
The cemetery has over 2,200 interments.

The nearby historical marker states:

This cemetery first served the area's pioneer settlers. In use before the Civil War and before the founding of Springtown, it was included in land patented to Mary Leonard in 1859. The site was later conveyed to the Springtown Methodist Church, and the congregation worshiped in an adjacent log cabin for many years. The earliest legible gravestone is that of J.E. Arrington, who died in 1854. The original cemetery tract was enlarged in 1901 with a donation of land from local businessmen J.A. Kidd and A.J. Cunningham.
Texas Sesquicentennial 1836-1986.
City, Town, or Parish / State / Country: Not listed

Approximate number of graves: Not listed

Cemetery Status: Not listed

Cemetery Website: Not listed

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