Near Robert Lee in Coke County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
James Franklin Byrd
(December 18, 1844 - June 9, 1915)
Married Eliza Elizabeth May. Made permanent home at Pecan Mott, west of Hayrick Mountain.
Erected 1969 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 2722.)
Location. 31° 57.296′ N, 100° 23.685′ W. Marker is near Robert Lee, Texas, in Coke County. Marker can be reached from Unnamed Road ¼ mile north of Hayrick Road. Click for map. Marker is located in the southeast corner of Hayrick Cemetery; the above directions are to the entrance of the cemetery. The cemetery is approximately 4 miles north of State Highway 158. Marker is in this post office area: Bronte TX 76933, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hayrick (within shouting distance of this marker); Southern Overland Mail, 1858-1861 (approx. 4 miles away); Coke County Cary Allen Gates (approx. 6.1 miles away); Locklin Bartholomew Murray (approx. 6.1 miles away); Henry Davis Pearce (approx. 6.1 miles away); Robert Lee Cemetery (approx. 6.2 miles away); First Methodist Church of Robert Lee (approx. 6.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Robert Lee.
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