Near Robert Lee in Coke County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
James Franklin Byrd
(December 18, 1844 - June 9, 1915)
Married Eliza Elizabeth May. Made permanent home at Pecan Mott, west of Hayrick Mountain.
Erected 1969 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 2722.)
Location. 31° 57.296′ N, 100° 23.685′ W. Marker is near Robert Lee, Texas, in Coke County. Marker can be reached from Unnamed Road ¼ mile north of Hayrick Road. Touch for map. Marker is located in the southeast corner of Hayrick Cemetery; the above directions are to the entrance of the cemetery. The cemetery is approximately 4 miles north of State Highway 158. Marker is in this post office area: Bronte TX 76933, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hayrick (within shouting distance of this marker); Southern Overland Mail, 1858-1861 (approx. 4 miles away); Coke County Cary Allen Gates (approx. 6.1 miles away); Locklin Bartholomew Murray (approx. 6.1 miles away); Henry Davis Pearce (approx. 6.1 miles away); Robert Lee Cemetery (approx. 6.2 miles away); First Methodist Church of Robert Lee (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Robert Lee.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 211 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 4, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.