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McCree Cemetery

 
 
McCree Cemetery Texas Historical Marker image. Click for full size.
By QuesterMark, July 23, 2017
1. McCree Cemetery Texas Historical Marker
This marker is placed up close to the fence, inside the cemetery. An unobstructed photo is not possible.
Inscription. The first land for this cemetery was granted by Mahulda Bonner McCree in 1866. At least two burials, for John Henry Jones (d. 1862) and Elizabeth McCullough (d. 1864), occurred before the graveyard was formally deeded. Over the years, the cemetery has been enlarged to cover over 3 acres. It contains the graves of Peters Colonists, war veterans, and many persons associated with early area Methodist and Baptist churches. McCree Cemetery remains an important part of the recorded history of Dallas County.
 
Erected 1985 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 6782.)
 
Location. 32° 52.986′ N, 96° 42.983′ W. Marker is in Dallas, Texas, in Dallas County. Marker can be reached from Audelia Road south of Estate Lane, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. The cemetery is east of an unmarked AT&T building. The marker is visible at the cemetery gate on the right from the alley running east from Audelia Rd. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9900 Audelia Road, Dallas TX 75238, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hamilton Park Community (approx. 3.4 miles away); Mickey Charles Mantle (approx. 3.9 miles away);
McCree Cemetery Gate and Marker image. Click for full size.
By QuesterMark, July 23, 2017
2. McCree Cemetery Gate and Marker
The marker is to the right of the gate.
Mount Calvary Cemetery (approx. 4.8 miles away); Z. Motley Cemetery (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Hockaday School (approx. 6.8 miles away); Florence Ranch Home (approx. 7 miles away); Colonel C.C. Slaughter (approx. 7.4 miles away); Greenwood Cemetery (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dallas.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
McCree Cemetery, viewed over the gate. image. Click for full size.
By QuesterMark, July 23, 2017
3. McCree Cemetery, viewed over the gate.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2017, by QuesterMark of Fort Worth, Texas. This page has been viewed 70 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 16, 2017, by QuesterMark of Fort Worth, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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