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Midland in Midland County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Fairview Cemetery

 
 
Fairview Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 11, 2015
1. Fairview Cemetery Marker
Inscription. In use by May 31, 1885, 10-acre southeast corner of this tract was accepted as gift of Midland Town Co., by commissioners of newly organized Midland County in their first meeting on Aug. 10, 1885. Veterans of the Mexican War and Civil War are among the pioneers who are buried here.
 
Erected 1972 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 1551.)
 
Location. 32° 0.761′ N, 102° 5.208′ W. Marker is in Midland, Texas, in Midland County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North A Street and Lawson Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is just inside, and to the left of, the gate to Fairview Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Midland TX 79705, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. W. B. Anglin (a few steps from this marker); Midland's First House (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Christian Church of Midland (approx. 0.8 miles away); George W. Bush Childhood Home (approx. one mile away); Midland National Bank (approx. one mile away); The Yucca Theatre
Fairview Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 11, 2015
2. Fairview Cemetery Marker
(approx. 1.1 miles away); Site of “The Staked Plains” (approx. 1.2 miles away); First Baptist Church of Midland (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Midland.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Fairview Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 11, 2015
3. Fairview Cemetery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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