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Mule Creek Cemetery

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Tennyson vicinity, TX, USA

Latitude & Longitude: 31° 44' 50.00105000004", -100° 17' 9.2488099992"
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     Established by pioneers of Mule Creek community, a small frontier settlement founded in 19th century. Said to be named either for (1) an early horse and mule ranch, or (2) a stagecoach mule that died at a creek which runs nearby. The Abilene-Fort Concho stage once served area. For years principal building in here was a combination school church, since 20th century, shift to urban living has diminished population of Mule Creek. Inscriptions of tombstones chronicle history of community. In spring, grounds are covered with bluebonnets, state flower. (1971)

This page last updated: 7/15/2008

Mule Creek Cemetery Historical Marker Location Map, Tennyson vicinity, Texas

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