“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Taylor in Williamson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)

Wilson Springs Cemetery

Wilson Springs Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, June 28, 2007
1. Wilson Springs Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Located on land originally granted to George Washington Glasscock, the Wilson Spring Cemetery was established by the family of John S. Wilson, who purchased the land in 1854. His brother, Robert W. Wilson, acquired the land in 1857, and a community which built up in the area of a nearby spring became known as Wilson Spring. John S. Wilson was the first to be buried on the family farm in 1874. The land was formally deeded as a public cemetery in 1899 and serves as the burial place for the Wilson family and their neighbors.
Erected 1988 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 15206.)
Location. 30° 35.747′ N, 97° 27.797′ W. Marker is near Taylor, Texas, in Williamson County. Marker is on County Road 369 one mile west of County Road 366. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Taylor TX 76574, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Booth House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Taylor Brethren Church (approx. 2.6 miles away); Doak Pavilion Site (approx. 2.6 miles away); Immanuel Lutheran Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); Wedemeyer Hospital Site (approx. 3.1 miles away); Doak Home (approx. 3.2 miles away); Tucker-Smith House (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Tenth Street United Methodist Church (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Taylor.
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 822 times since then and 31 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on December 14, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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