Fort Bend County
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State No: FB-CO18
This is a Private Hispanic Cemtery. Original deed stated: must have been born in Sugar Land or Hispanic to be buried in this cemetery. Now restrictions: must have been born in Sugar Land or worked fields as a farmer or kin to someone already buried here. In 1918 Imperial Sugar gave 2 acres and allowed Mexican-Americans who were farming for the company to bury their people in this area. Later deeded to Dioceses for many years & eventually named San Isidro (for the laborer's saint) Cemetery Association Corp.
Number of known burials: 690
Earliest known burial: 1920