Confederate Soldiers Memorial at Pecan Grove - Mckinney, TX, US
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Crazy4horses
N 33° 10.750 W 096° 37.119
14S E 722030 N 3673675
Quick Description: Monument to honor the 193 confederate Civil War soliders buried at Pecan Grove Cemetery.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 5/4/2011 4:20:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMBCAT
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
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Long Description:
The park is on land granted to Samuel McFarland by the Republic of Texas. Known for its grove of Pecan Trees, the park commemorates the pioneers of the werea. Dr. James Webb Throckmorton (1825-1894) is one of the pioneers. He served as a Confederate brigadier general during the Civil War. He was later Governor of Texas (1866 -1867)
Date Installed or Dedicated: 1/1/2000

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Sons of Confederate Veterans William H. L. Wells Camp #1588

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Confederate

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