Cemeteries of Texas Coordiantor: Dolores I. Bishop
provided by the State of Texas Atlas Site
June 13, 1868, three years after the townsite of Bryan was dedicated. Land for
the graveyard--20 acres then on the northern edge of Bryan--was sold to the city
for $100 by landowner J.C. Hubert. The first addition of land was made June 15,
1915; the area is now 48 acres. Many prominent early citizens are buried here.
The City Cemetery Advisory Board and the Bryan Cemetery Association (organized
November 30, 1920) serve in an advisory capacity in the operation of the