Lone Star in Morris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Iron Bluff Cemetery
Residents of Lone Star began using the burial ground, which once was also the site of the Iron Bluff Schoolhouse. Among those buried here are numerous veterans of the Civil War, and landowner Livingston Skinner, a veteran of the War of 1812 and the Creek Indian Wars of 1813-14, as well as veterans of World War II, the Korean Conflict and Vietnam. Iron Bluff Cemetery serves as an important link to these veterans and to generations of other area residents who played important
Erected 2005 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 13788.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1853.
Location. 32° 56.314′ N, 94° 42.666′ W. Marker is in Lone Star, Texas, in Morris County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Industrial Boulevard (Farm to Market Road 250) and North Main Street (U.S. 259) when traveling south. Located within the Iron Bluff Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: East Industrial Boulevard, Lone Star TX 75668, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Hughes Furnace (approx. 1.4 miles away); In Appreciation (approx. 1.4 miles away); Site of Old Spearman's Ferry (approx. 2 miles away); Riley Cemetery (approx. 3.9 miles away); Caddo Trace (approx. 5.4 miles away); Tarver's Ferry (approx. 6˝ miles away); Morris County (approx. 6˝ miles away); Daingerfield, C. S. A. (approx. 6˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lone Star.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 139 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.