Liverpool in Brazoria County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
In community founded in 1837 as Chocolate Bayou shipping point, and named for famous English port. Burials began here 1875. 3-acre cemetery site was gift of Thomas C. Nelson. In early years, part of the tract was occupied by a building used as a school and church.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966
Erected 1966 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9571.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1875.
Location. 29° 17.711′ N, 95° 15.974′ W. Marker is in Liverpool, Texas, in Brazoria County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Highway 272A and Cemetery Road, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located in the Liverpool Cemetery, very near the intersection of St. Anne Street and County Road 272A. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Liverpool TX 77577, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Jefferson Callihan (here, next to this marker); Liverpool Post Office (approx. ¾ mile away); Vicinity of Oyster Creek and Chocolate BayouFirst Methodist Church of Alvin (approx. 7.9 miles away); Old City Cemetery (approx. 8.3 miles away); Birchfield - McCown House (approx. 8.7 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Alvin (approx. 8.8 miles away); Cummings - Smith House (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Liverpool.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . . Find-a-Grave entry for Liverpool Cemetery. (Submitted on May 21, 2021, by Chris Kneupper of Brazoria, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 21, 2021, by Chris Kneupper of Brazoria, Texas. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Last updated on May 22, 2021, by Chris Kneupper of Brazoria, Texas. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 21, 2021, by Chris Kneupper of Brazoria, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.