Tag: Cottonwood Cemetery

LEN THOMAS WELLS, 1882-1960

24 April 2018

Len Thomas Wells, a resident of the Liberty Grove Community on Route 2, Rockwall (mail RFD, but lived in Dallas County) died at 4 a. m. July 28th in a Dallas hospital.  He was 78 years of age. Mr. Wells was born in the Liberty Grove Community and was a retired farmer.  He was unmarried.  […]

COTTONWOOD CEMETERY, N.E. Dallas County

22 January 2018

First Known Burial was in 1875.  The Cottonwood Cemetery is located at 2920 Whitely Road, in the northeastern corner of unincorporated Dallas County. The east end of the cemetery abuts Cotton-wood Creek. This cemetery is part of the J. C. Johnson Survey and the land was originally located in Mercers Colony. The first known burial […]