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Palestine City Cemetery

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There are (at least) three famous people resting in Palestine's City Cemetery: Thomas Campbell... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2016
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Yakima, Washington
24th Governor of Texas Thomas Campbell gravesite

Thomas M Campbell was the 24th governor of Texas from 1907 to 1911. He lived in Palestine, Texas in... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2016
CATXWASteveG
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Yakima, Washington
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Aug 14, 2018
“Great place to visit, but you do not want to stay!”
Jan 11, 2017
“Very Peaceful”
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E. Lacy Street, at Cemetery Street, Palestine, TX 75801
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

This cemetery has some really old headstones. It is really a pretty place. It is a neat place to go see some interesting headstones, and crypts.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 11, 2017

This historic cemetery is very peaceful and quiet in spite of being located in the middle of town. It could use some work on the stonework but overall it's a nice place

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 26, 2016

There are (at least) three famous people resting in Palestine's City Cemetery: Thomas Campbell, 24th governor of Texas, Alexander Gregg, US State representative and Texas legislator, and John Reagan, US congressman. Also there are unknown soldiers from the civil war.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed November 26, 2016

Thomas M Campbell was the 24th governor of Texas from 1907 to 1911. He lived in Palestine, Texas in (1892 to 1897, the Pennybacker-Campbell-Wommack house is at 814 Sycamore Street). He died in Galveston, Texas in 1923. His gravesite is located here in Palestine Texas,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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