Details for Munson Cemetery (Atlas Number 5039009577)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5039009577


Marker Number 9577
Atlas Number 5039009577
Marker Title Munson Cemetery
Index Entry Munson Cemetery
City Bailey's Prairie
County Brazoria
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 254619
UTM Northing 3226790
Subject Codes graveyards
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location SH 35
Marker Size 14" x 24"
Marker Text In 1850, Mordello Stephen Munson (born in Liberty County in 1825)-- son of Henry William Munson (born 1793), a member of Austin's colony-- set aside this burial tract for his family and friends. It was at Ridgely Plantation, on Bailey's Prairie. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966