Near Tennyson in Coke County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Mule Creek Cemetery
(4.5 miles southwest)
For years principal building here was a combination school-church. Since 20th century, shift to urban living has diminished population of Mule Creek.
Inscriptions on tombstones chronicle history of community. In spring, grounds are covered with Bluebonnets, state flower.
Erected 1971 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3528.)
Location. 31° 44.823′ N, 100° 17.18′ W. Marker is near Tennyson, Texas, in Coke County. Marker is on U.S. 277 0.1 miles south of Farm to Market Road 2333, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Angelo TX 76905, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Community of Tennyson (here, next to this marker); W.H. Brown (approx. 7.6 miles away); Maverick (approx. 8 miles away); Bronte First Baptist Church (approx. 9½ miles away); First Methodist Church (approx. 9½ miles away); Fort Chadbourne C.S.A. / Texas Civil War Frontier Defense (approx. 9.7 miles away); Bronte Depot (approx. 9.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Mule Creek Cemetery. From the findagrave.com website. (Submitted on October 1, 2014.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 1, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 1, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 3, 4. submitted on September 28, 2014.