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Snyder in Scurry County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Old Snyder Graveyard

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
1. Old Snyder Graveyard Marker
Inscription. Formerly state land until common usage established it as a cemetery in 1880's. Legend says first burial was an Indian. Early-day transients were often buried in unmarked graves. Tract closed to further burials, 1902. Many bodies have been moved elsewhere. Only 14 graves are now identified.
 
Erected 1969 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3813.)
 
Location. 32° 42.982′ N, 100° 54.115′ W. Marker is in Snyder, Texas, in Scurry County. Marker is on Avenue E north of Coliseum Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Snyder TX 79549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. R. L. McMullan Home (approx. 0.6 miles away); Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific Railroad Company (approx. mile away); Snyder National Bank (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of O.K. Wagon Yard (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of Sanitarium of Alonzo Orrin Scarborough (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of Store of William Henry "Pete" Snyder (approx. 0.9 miles away); Scurry County Courthouse Site and Building (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of The MacKenzie Trail (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Snyder.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Old Snyder Graveyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
2. Old Snyder Graveyard Marker
Old Snyder Graveyard image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
3. Old Snyder Graveyard
Grave marker for Amanda L Gann
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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