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Grayville in White County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Gray Family Cemetery

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
1. The Gray Family Cemetery Marker
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Established by James R. Gray
First Internment - 1831
Obelisk Erected - 1901
Church Plaza Constructed - 2005
Memorial Plaza and Fountain Dedicated - 2007

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1831.
 
Location. 38° 15.392′ N, 87° 59.803′ W. Marker is in Grayville, Illinois, in White County. Marker is on South Street west of Court Street (Illinois Route 1), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 West South Street, Grayville IL 62844, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Present Site of The Gray Family Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomasanne Payne Home Site (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gray Opera House (about 600 feet away); Gray Mansion (about 700 feet away); Mike Smith's Saloon (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Empire Corner" (approx. 0.2 miles away);
The Gray Family Cemetery and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
2. The Gray Family Cemetery and Marker
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James Gray's Stables and Slave Quarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grayville.
 
The Gray Family Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
3. The Gray Family Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 425 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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