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Near Brownfield in Terry County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Gomez Cemetery

 
 
Gomez Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 28, 2014
1. Gomez Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Established in 1902 in Gomez (then 0.5 mi. W of here), first settlement in Terry County. Original 4-acre tract was deeded to Gomez School trustees in 1906 by pioneer settler H.F. Adams. Some of earliest settlers are buried here. Many graves were moved to Brownfield in 1918.
 
Erected 1970 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 2213.)
 
Location. 33° 10.608′ N, 102° 21.648′ W. Marker is near Brownfield, Texas, in Terry County. Marker is on Farm to Market Road 345 0.3 miles south of U.S. 82/380, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brownfield TX 79316, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gomez (approx. 0.7 miles away); Brownfield Cemetery (approx. 4.1 miles away); Brownfield Municipal Power Plant (approx. 4.5 miles away); City of Brownfield (approx. 4.6 miles away); Colonel B. F. Terry / Terry's Texas Rangers (approx. 4.6 miles away); First Baptist Church of Brownfield (approx. 4.9 miles away); Site of Joe T. and Laura Hamilton Home (approx. 5.1 miles away); A.M. Brownfield Home (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brownfield.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
Gomez Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 28, 2014
2. Gomez Cemetery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 246 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 7, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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