Near Chester in Polk County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1994 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 10412.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1845.
Location. 30° 43.746′ N, 94° 37.867′ W. Marker is near Chester, Texas, in Polk County. Marker is on Midway Cemetery Road 0.2 miles east of U.S. 190, on the right when traveling eastTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Livingston TX 77351, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 18 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Village of the Alabama and Coushatti Indians (approx. 2.4 miles away); Indian Village (approx. 2.4 miles away); Confederate Service of Alabama and Coushatta Indians (approx. 2.7 miles away); Whitehead Home (approx. 11.8 miles away); E.C. Matthews Home (approx. 17˝ miles away); Moscow Male and Female Academy (approx. 17˝ miles away); Texas Statesman William Pettus Hobby (approx. 17˝ miles away); Moscow (approx. 17.6 miles away).
Also see . . . List of Those Buried in this Cemetery. (Submitted on May 31, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 31, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 482 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.