Garvin Memorial Cemetery

Name: Garvin Memorial Cemetery
Class: Cemetery
County: Dallas, Texas, U.S.A.
U.S. Board on Geographic Names ID: 2089777

Garvin Memorial Cemetery is located at:
Latitude 32.8628926 North,
Longitude 96.845415 West,
Elevation 151 meters above sea level, in Dallas County, Texas, U.S.A.

Additional information:
Located on Northwest Highway in Dallas, between Marsh and Midway Roads.
Established in 1868, this burial ground served the pioneer families who settled in the area. Graves here date from the 1870s. The land for the cemetery was donated to the community by James G Garvin (1838-1897), a former Dallas merchant, his wife Eliza and brothers, Colonel William L Crawford (1839-1920) and Judge M L Crawford (1841-1910), prominent attorneys of the county. Several veterans of the Civil War are interred here, including Colonel Pleasant G Swor (1834-1878), who led an assualt against Union forces at the Battle of Corinth.

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This website is maintained by Tom Alciere, based on public domain data from the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.