League City in Galveston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 2014 by Texas Historical Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1900.
Location. 29° 31.091′ N, 95° 5.774′ W. Marker is in League City, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker is on North Kansas Avenue, 0.1 miles north of 7th Street, on the left when travelingTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: League City TX 77573, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Galveston County Poor Farm (approx. half a mile away); First Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); T.J. and Mary Lelia Dick House (approx. half a mile away); Cypress Timbers (approx. half a mile away); St. Mary Mission Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mainland Mission Churches (approx. 0.6 miles away); League Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named League Park (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in League City.
1. Fairview Cemetery Interest and Trivia
Fairview Cemetery was featured in the 1997 movie "Hope" starring Goldie Hawn.
"Ghosts of the Past" event takes place here every October where local thespians, dressed in costume, portray well-known settlers and other deceased persons of distinction
— Submitted June 13, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 13, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 556 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 13, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.