Baughman Cemetery, Lamar County, TX
Baughman Cemetery is located about 3 miles southwest of Roxton , about 3 miles on the farm of Doyle Childers in Block 53 of the Lamar County Road Map produced by American Drafting and Services revised December 1993.
This cemetery was revisited May 6, 2014, by Lawrence and Sue Dale who provide the following directions. In Roxton, at the intersection of FM 137 ant FM 38, take FM 38 southwesterly for 7/10 miles to the intersection with CR 25300. Take CR 25300 east for 3/10 miles to the intersection with CR 25200. Take CR 25200 south and then west for 2.4 miles to a pasture gate on the left. Go through the gate and the cemetery is 2/10 miles to the west in an old grove of Cedar Trees most of which now are fallen. The land is still in the possession of a son, James Childers.
GPS coordinates are 33° 30' 05 N, 95° 43' 48 W. (33.50144 Latitude and -95.73015 Longitude)
There are 169 known burials at this time. (June 2104)
The cemetery was originally enumerated by Tony & Elizabeth Booth on Feb. 2, 1975. The cemetery is in very bad condition. Some markers are turned over. There were 6 identified graves (in 1975) the oldest being that of Susan Saylors, who died 9 Aug 1880. The following persons are known to be buried here: Earl Baughman 22 Dec 1891 - 13 Jun 1893, Emma W. Baughman 9 Nov 1871 - 7 Feb 1891, Mary J. Baughman 27 Sep 1837 - 29 Jan 1914, Wesley P. Baughman 15 Jul 1830 - 15 Jan 1910, Daniel B. Saylors 31 Mar 1832 - 15 Mar 1906, and Susan L. Saylors 6 Dec 1861 - 9 Aug 1880.
Photos below courtesy of Lawrence and Sue Dale.
Baughman Cemetery - Another View
Three-sided marker for Wesley P., Mary J. and Emma W. Baughman
Earl Baughman 22 Dec 1891-13 Jun 1893
Emma W. Baughman 22 Dec 1891-13 Jun 1893
(it appears she has another marker besides the three-sided one)
Mary J. Baughman 27 Sep 1837 - 29 Jan 1914 (death date is not visible on stone)
Wesley P. Baughman 15 Jul 1830 - 15 Jan 1910
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