Near Stonewall in Gillespie County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Generations of Johnsons
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park
Here on these familiar hills under these expansive skies and under these oak trees that he loved so much, his life has come full circle ...
his roots go deep here on this spot in the hill country.
From the eulogy delivered here by the
Reverend Billy Graham
January 25, 1973
(Headstones from left to right)
Birge Alexander Lucia Huffman Johnson Alexander Sam Houston Johnson Josefa Johnson Moss Oscar Price Bobbitt Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt Claudia Taylor “Lady Bird” Johnson Lyndon Baines Johnson Rebekah Baines Johnson, Mother Sam Ealy Johnson, Father S.E. Johnson and Eliza Johnson, Grandparents
Erected by National Park Service.
Location. 30° 14.394′ N, 98° 36.614′ W. Marker is near Stonewall, Texas, in Gillespie County. Marker can be reached from Park Road 49 0.3 miles west of Klein Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located at the front entrance to the Johnson Family Cemetery in Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park. Marker is in this post office area: Stonewall TX 78671, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A River Runs Through (a few steps from this marker); A More Perfect Society (a few steps from this marker); "Mr. Jelly Bean" (a few steps from this marker); The Reconstructed Birthplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Andreas Lindig Lime Kiln (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sam Ealy Johnson, Sr., House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trinity Lutheran Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Housing the World (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stonewall.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This list consists of 26 wayside exhibits along the LBJ Ranch driving tour in Lyndon B. Johnson NHP. The markers are in order as you would encounter them on the driving tour.
Also see . . .
1. Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park - Official Website. (Submitted on December 1, 2015.)
2. . Johnson Family Cemetery Brochure from the National Park Service (Submitted on December 1, 2015.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
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