Historic Preservation of Conroe Community Cemetery

By: Kim Cantwell
| Published 02/10/2024


CONROE, TX -- Project Coordinator, John Meredith gave a presentation on the Conroe Community Cemetery Restoration Project at the February meeting of the Spring Creek Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution as part of Black History Month.

John Meredith speaks to Spring Creek Chapter NSDAR

The Conroe Community Cemetery was historically an African-American cemetery. It has graves dating back to the 1890’s. The graves include emancipated slaves, railroad workers, and 1 confirmed Buffalo Soldier buried there. The Conroe Community Cemetery Restoration Project is committed to preserving this piece of history in Conroe. For more information about this project including participation opportunities and donations go to

Spring Creek Chapter NSDAR is a lineage based 501C3 that supports Historic preservation, Education, and Patriotism. If you are interested in joining contact us at:

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