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Pioneers Rest Cemetery Index


Pioneers Rest Cemetery is Fort Worth's oldest community cemetery with burials dating back to 1849. It has also been known by other names such as City Cemetery, Old Cemetery, Old City Cemetery and Samuels Avenue Cemetery. It is often confused with Oakwood Cemetery as it was also known as City Cemetery or New City Cemetery in its early days.

Pioneers Rest Cemetery, compiled by Weldon Hudson and Barbara Knox, was published in 2001 by the Fort Worth Genealogical Society. This book contains the inscriptions from the headstones and information from the sexton's records, plus selected obituaries, biographies and photographs. For the price and ordering information, visit the Book Store on the FWGS website.

The following pages contain the index to the Pioneers Rest Cemetery book.







Index courtesy of the Fort Worth Genealogical Society.

Rob Yoder will perform Look-Ups from this book, but you must limit your request to one person or perhaps two if it is a married couple. Requests for everyone with X surname will not be honored. Information returned will be limited.

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