Weir Community Cemetery

Weir Community Cemetery (HMGWL)

Location: Georgetown, TX 78626 Williamson County
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N 30° 39.755', W 97° 34.947'

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John Breneke (1847-1927) came from Fayette County to purchase 365 acres of farmland here in 1875. Deed records show he set aside two acres for a graveyard, perhaps upon the death of his sister-in-law, Susie B. Kemper (1868-1889), who died in childbirth; her grave is the earliest dated burial in the cemetery. Breneke, a Confederate veteran, is one of many soldiers buried here. The estate of Leola Hugg (1898-1975) added one acre to this site in 1978. This burial ground records the heritage of the area formerly known as Towns' Mill, Townsville, Prairie Springs and Buffalo Springs.
Marker Number12867
Year Placed2002
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 1:40am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 635808 N 3393065
Decimal Degrees30.66258333, -97.58245000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 39.755', W 97° 34.947'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 39' 45.30" N, 97° 34' 56.82" W
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Area Code(s)512
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1500 Co Rd 120, Georgetown TX 78626, US
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