Hopewell Cemetery

Hopewell Cemetery (HM298)

Location: Liberty Hill, TX 78642 Williamson County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 38.773', W 98° 0.788'

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Pioneers who settled here in the 1840s and established the town of Hopewell faced many hardships, including Indian raids. Wofford and Mary Johnson and their daughter were killed by Comanches nearby in 1863. They were buried at this site near the grave of Cornelia Johnson, whose burial is the first recorded here. The graveyard was deeded to a local congregation in 1877 and in 1966 a cemetery association was formed. Buried here are area pioneers and their descendants, and veterans of the Civil War. This cemetery is all that remains of the Hopewell community.
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HM NumberHM298
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Marker Number9105
Year Placed1994
Placed ByThe Texas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 9:25am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 594560 N 3390810
Decimal Degrees30.64621667, -98.01313333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 38.773', W 98° 0.788'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 38' 46.38" N, 98° 0' 47.28" W
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Area Code(s)512, 254
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2860-2968 Co Rd 285, Liberty Hill TX 78642, US
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