Near Stonewall in Gillespie County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Generations of Johnsons
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park
Here on these familiar hills under these expansive skies and under these oak trees that he loved so much, his life has come full circle ...
his roots go deep here on this spot in the hill country.
From the eulogy delivered here by the
Reverend Billy Graham
January 25, 1973
(Headstones from left to right)
Birge Alexander Lucia Huffman Johnson Alexander Sam Houston Johnson Josefa Johnson Moss Oscar Price Bobbitt Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt Claudia Taylor “Lady Bird” Johnson Lyndon Baines Johnson Rebekah Baines Johnson, Mother Sam Ealy Johnson, Father S.E. Johnson and Eliza Johnson, Grandparents
Erected by National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #36 Lyndon B. Johnson series list.
Location. 30° 14.394′ N, 98° 36.614′ W. Marker is near Stonewall, Texas, in Gillespie County. Marker Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stonewall TX 78671, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A River Runs Through (a few steps from this marker); A More Perfect Society (a few steps from this marker); "Mr. Jelly Bean" (a few steps from this marker); The Reconstructed Birthplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Andreas Lindig Lime Kiln (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sam Ealy Johnson, Sr., House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trinity Lutheran Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Housing the World (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stonewall.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This list consists of 26 wayside exhibits along the LBJ Ranch driving tour in Lyndon B. Johnson NHP. The markers are in order as you would encounter them on the driving tour.
Also see . . .
1. Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park - Official Website. (Submitted on December 1, 2015.)
2. . Johnson Family Cemetery Brochure from the National Park Service (Submitted on December 1, 2015.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 1, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.