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

Pioneer Cemetery

 
 
Pioneer Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, November 11, 2017
1. Pioneer Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  First burial ground in Dawson County. Given by Frank Conner. First grave, Nov. 10, 1904, for Mrs. G. W. Pate, who had suggested cemetery. Plot closed 1907, except for 1949 burial of W. R. Kelly beside his wife. The 22 others here: Montie Andrews, Carrie Baker, Mrs. J. M. Baker, infants Bowser, Dickenson, McNew, Senter, Mrs. Zeke Harris, G. W. Kelly, Eunice C. Lindsey, John R. Lindsey, W. W. McElwain, S. H. Maxwell, Mrs. Elmira Pate, Ollie Pate, Frances C. Printz, John Puryear, Floyd Rains, John Earl Seeds, Roger Simpson, Mart Trammel, Elizabeth Wright.
 
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 4025.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical date for this entry is October 10, 1904.
 
Location. 32° 44.084′ N, 101° 56.665′ W. Marker is in Lamesa, Texas, in Dawson County. Marker is on Elgin Avenue south of NE 1st Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lamesa TX 79331, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the
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crow flies. Site of Chicago (approx. 1˝ miles away); Lamesa Farm Workers Community (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dawson County (approx. 2.8 miles away).
 
Pioneer Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, November 11, 2017
2. Pioneer Cemetery Marker
Pioneer Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, November 11, 2017
3. Pioneer Cemetery
Pioneer Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, November 11, 2017
4. Pioneer Cemetery
First grave, Nov. 10, 1904, for Mrs. G. W. Pate, who had suggested cemetery.
Pioneer Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, November 11, 2017
5. Pioneer Cemetery
W. R. Kelly beside his wife
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2017. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 271 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 17, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.

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