Canton in Van Zandt County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1990 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 11419.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
Location. 32° 33.498′ N, 95° 51.665′ W. Marker is in Canton, Texas, in Van Zandt County. Marker is on State Highway 19 north of State Highway 64, on the left when traveling north. Cemetery is beside Canton's Trade Days' grounds. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canton TX 75103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Canton: The Misplaced County Seat (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Monday Trades DayDixie Hotel (about 800 feet away); Caldwell Walton Raines (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oran Milo Roberts (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of 1896 Van Zandt County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Van Zandt County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Isaac and Frances Van Zandt (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 2, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,071 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 2, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.