Whitefield Cemetery
Red River County

Whitfield Cemetery, 21 Mar 1872,"This cemetery is located in the southwest quadrant of Red River County, Texas. GPS COORDINATES: Datum WGS84: 33 Deg 38.643N, 95 Deg 16.235W. This cemetery is another of the many lost or abandoned family cemeteries in RRCo TX. There are only two marked graves here but there is a third implied. This cemetery is located on FM 410 south of Detroit about one mile on PRIVATE property. There is no road to it so please do not try to go to the location. At present, September 1998, it is inside a cow pasture and under a large shade tree and the cows are doing damage to the vaults. This was surveyed by Lawrence and Sue Dale on a HOT 5 Sep 1998. There was a revisit on 20 Jan 2003 to take the GPS Coordinates. We were on the site again on 23 Jan 2004 and after some probing uncovered the marker for the wife, Sarah C. Whitfield."



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