First Street - sign First Street Cemetery

Other names
City - First Street - IOOF - Masonic
Oddfellows - Old First Street - Riverside
Fort Fisher Park

Nearest Community
Waco

GPS
31.554287,-97.119415

Driving Directions
Corner of IH-35 and Univeristy Parks, Waco
Behind, beside and under the Texas Ranger Museum

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Map or Plot Plan     

1869     1929 Aerial    

1955 Aerial
     pre1962 Aerial

First Street - historical marker

Photo Record of Grave Marker(s)  

T. Bradford Willis


Written Record of Grave Marker(s) 

Kelly McAllister (A-K)   (L-Z)

Gail Biege   (A-L)   (M-Z)

Boy Scouts (1991-1995)

 1968 (contributor unknown)

Central Texas Genealogical Society, Cemetery Records,  Volume 1, Pages 48-99

Riverside

Notables in First Street Cemetery

T. Bradford Willis

The Predominately African American Section of First Street Cemetery

T. Bradford Willis

Offsite link to First Street Cemetery's websitehttp://www.firststreetcemetery.org/

Letter to Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept.05 May 2008

T. Bradford Willis

Testimony of Dr. Fred McGhee at the Texas House of Representatives, Committee  on Culture, Recreation, and Tourism, Subcommittee on Texas Cemeteries, on October 28, 2008 in Austin, Texas.

Dr. Fred McGhee

Testimony/Presentation at the Texas House of Representatives, Committee on Culture, Recreation, and Tourism, Subcommittee on Texas Cemeteries, on October 28, 2008 in Austin Texas.

T. Bradford Willis

Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) among the National Park Service,  Texas Historical Commission, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, and the City of Waco regarding the L&WCF site at Fort Fisher Park/First StreetCemetery of Waco, signed in 2009.

T. Bradford Willis

Updated Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) among the National Park Service, Texas Historical Commission, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, and the City of Waco regarding the L&WCF site at Fort Fisher Park/First StreetCemetery of Waco 18 Jul 2012

T. Bradford Willis

Update on Memorandum of Agreement Regarding Land & Water Conservation Fund assisted site at Lake Brazos Recreation Area (Fort Fisher Park/First Steet Cemetery) 10 Jul 2013 T. Bradford Willis
Advisory Committee Meeting 08 Jul 2014T. Bradford Willis
Update on Memorandum of Agreement Regarding Land & Water Conservation Fund assisted site at Lake Brazos Recreation Area (Fort Fisher Park/First Steet Cemetery)  29 Jul 2014T. Bradford Willis
Update on Memorandum of Agreement Regarding Land & Water Conservation Fund assisted site at Lake Brazos Recreation Area (Fort Fisher Park/First Steet Cemetery)  29 Jul 2014 (Exhibits)T. Bradford Willis
                           
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