Near Woodson in Young County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Tyra Graveyard - Murray Community Cemetery
Among the interments here are those of many early settlers of this area of Young County. A large number of deaths between 1900 and 1919 are believed to be due to the worldwide influenza epidemic of that time period. Also buried here are veterans of the Civil War, Spanish American War, World War I, World War II, and Vietnam. Maintained by the Murray Community Cemetery Association, the graveyard remains as a
Erected 1992 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 13745.)
Location. 33° 1.67′ N, 98° 52.243′ W. Marker is near Woodson, Texas, in Young County. Marker is on Murray Cemetery Road 2.6 miles south of Farm to Market Road 209, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Graham TX 76450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Murray Methodist Church (approx. 2˝ miles away); Proffitt Cemetery (approx. 10.7 miles away); In Memory of Proffitt, Carlton, and Johnson (approx. 10.7 miles away); Indian Raid on Elm Creek, C.S.A. (approx. 10.7 miles away); Proffitt Cemetery Veterans (approx. 10.8 miles away); Common Grave (approx. 10.8 miles away); Military Road (Fort Belknap - San Antonio) (approx. 11.3 miles away); Military Road (Fort Belknap - Fort Phantom Hill) (approx. 11.3 miles away).
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 2, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on April 2, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.