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The Houston-Lea Family Cemetery is located on FM 50, between FM 390 (La Bahia Trail) and Graves Road, in Independence, Texas.
Those interred here were Gen. Sam Houston's wife, his mother-in-law, two of his household slaves and an infant daughter of W. L. Willams. They died of yellow fever.
This cemetery is not connected to and it not associated with the "Old Independence Cemetery", which is about 1 1/2 miles away.