|Red River County|
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
This cemetery is located in the northwest quadrant of Red River County, Texas. GPS COORDINATES: Datum WGS84: 33 Deg 41.915N, 95 Deg 17.228W. From Detroit take FM 410 north about three miles to the second road left, CR 2225. Take this road about 3/4 mile and the cemetery is on the left in a pasture. Simeon Clement patented fifty-two acres in 1857, and later they sold or gave a parcel of land to Isabella Jane Dean Scott the wife of George Scott. There is no record where it was set aside as a cemetery. The oldest marked grave is that of Elizabeth Allen Clement, wife of Simeon, who died 20 Sep 1859. This cemetery was surveyed by Lawrence and Sue Dale on 16 Feb 1997. In an attempt to further insure the accuracy of these records, this cemetery was re-surveyed by Lawrence and Sue Dale on 21 Nov 2000. We were there on 20 Jan 2003 and took the GPS Coordinates. We also did a re-walk of the cemetery on 23 Dec 2003 looking for marker changes. As of 31 Dec 2004 this cemetery had 29 documented burials. All information for this cemetery location/history is from the books Burial, Cemetery and Death Records for Red River County, Texas' by Lawrence and Sue Dale, Copyright © 2005.