Red River County
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
This cemetery is located in the southwest quadrant of Red River County, Texas. GPS COORDINATES: Datum WGS84: 33 Deg 28.373N, 95 Deg 09.970W. This cemetery is located about 1 mile east of Rosalie, south of FM 909. State highway signs point the way. From FM 909 proceed south aproximately 5/10 of a mile on CR 1305, then turning left or east onto CR 1427. The cemetery is about 3/10 of a mile on the left or north. It is located on what is believed to be the Benjamin Pirtle Survey. The oldest marked burial is 1872 and the name is unreadable. This cemetery was surveyed by Lawrence and Sue Dale on 19 Jan 1999. We visited the site again on 19 Dec 2003 and took the GPS readings. We also did a re-walk of the cemetery noting marker changes and were able to uncover the Smith markers. As of 31 Dec 2004 this cemetery had 45 documented burials. [For more concerning the origins of this cemetery see notes for Smith-Rosalie Cemetery] All information for this cemetery location/notes is from the books ‘Burial, Cemetery and Death Records for Red River County, Texas' by Lawrence and Sue Dale, Copyright © 2005.