Hunt Cemetery

From Henderson, take East Main Street to FM 840 and turn right (southeast). Go about 4 miles and turn left (east) onto FM 2867. Go a bit over 1 mile and turn right (south) onto CR 355. Go to the intersection and turn left (east) onto CR 356 D. The cemetery is at the end of the road.

The photo of Thomas Hunt's marker was provided by Betty Phillips:
"Thomas Hunt was the father of my great grandmother's first husband, Madison Hunt. Thomas was born Abt. 1787 in Rutherford Co., N. C. and died Abt. 1858 and is buried in Hunt Cemetery, Henderson, Rusk Co., Texas.
    "Thomas Hunt was listed in the 1830 Blount Co., Tenn. census on page 273. he was listed as being under 50, his wife under 50, two sons, 1 under 10 and 1 under 15. Two daughters, one under 5 and one under 10."

There is a catalog at the Archives.

Thomas Hunt