Williamson County
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Macedonia Cemetery

John W. McHorse
In 1874, he helped establish Macedonia, Williamson County, Texas and a Masonic lodge for the community. McHorse died at his home in Leander, Texas on January 19, 1897 and was buried in the Texas State Cemetery on January 20, 1897.

  The Spiars family donated land for the Macedonia Cemetery. 
Stephen and Naomi Spiars are seated with their children standing
photo is c. 1902. Tallest man w/ mustache was Jim Spiars, a cattle trader. 
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Private Stephen A. Spiars
Company H, 5th TX Infantry
Enlisted for the duration of the war on 27 Mar 1862 in Trinity County, TX; age 23

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Latitude: 30.69170, Longitude: -97.48360

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