Red River County
Monk Family Cemetery,
7 Oct 1892, This cemetery is located in the northwest quadrant
of Red River County, Texas. GPS COORDINATES: Datum WGS84: 33
deg 52.293N, 95 Deg 16.692W. This cemetery is located northwest
of the Kanawha Community and is on private ranchland, the David
Munson Ranch. From Kanawha go west on CR 2372 for 1 mile to the
intersection with PR 6013. There is a gate that is normally locked.
The cemetery is about 1.7 miles northwest and about 3/10 mile
from the Red River, the river being visible from the cemetery.
There are 6 marked burials and the first was that of Mary Nettie
Monk who died on 7 Oct 1892. This cemetery was surveyed by Lawrence
and Sue Dale on a cold Monday morning 24 Jan 2000. We visited
the site again on 8 Dec 2003 and took the GPS readings."