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McMillin Cemetery, Jewett, Leon County, Texas

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McMillin Cemetery
Jewett, Leon County, Texas

Date: Sep 25, 2000

Cemetery: McMillin Cemetery
Street: County road 390
City: Jewett
County: Leon County
State: Texas
Nation: USA
Zip: 75846
Nearby: Trailer home of Mr. and Mrs. Cravey at 12353 County Road 390, Jewett, TX. 75846
Land Type: Private
Status: Abandoned
Accessible: Unsure
Unmarked graves: Yes
Graves within: Three
Oldest grave: 1863
Newest grave: 1878
Records: Unsure
Inventory: Unsure
Records location:
Condition: Cemetery neglected
Overgrown-ground cover
Fallen Headstones
Other problems: This cemetery has two graves marked with stones-these have been moved where they lean against a tree to protect them from the cows which wander about there. The third grave is marked by only the the four or five courses of dry stones set in an oval about 4' x6'. The cattle continue to wander about and could destroy the third grave completely in time.
Previous contacts: Spoke with the woman who lives nearest location of this very small cemetery. Don't know if they have done anything more to protect this cemetery than just to move the beautiful head stones up against a tree.
Work Status: No work started as of yet

Submitted by / Contact for additional Information:

name: Jane Bubier
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