Hays Cemetery

Peerless, Hopkins Co, Cemeteries of Texas

Submitted by June E. Tuck and Deborah Tuck Young,jparks@neto.com

Indexed in the 1970's
Cemetery is located in the northwest part of county, in the Peerless
Community.  From Sulphur Springs, take Hwy 19, North, to Birthright,
take FM Road 71 to Peerless.  Go through Peerless, take second left
hand turn.  The cemetery will be way back in a pasture, in a grove of
trees.  Said to be on Old Lindley land.  One should stop in Peerless
and get help.  We didn't know the name of the cemetery, so we named it
Only two bought markers.

Hays, James M. – b. 10 Apr. 1811, d. 13 Mar. 1875 (1870 census reads,
born in MO., his wife, Nancy age 59 yrs., b. in TN., had one son living
at home, James M., 15 yrs., b. MO)

Gay, J. H. – Died 9 Dec. 1874, age 62 yrs. 8 mos. 6 days.


Coordinator: Judy Bridgwater