Honouring the Individual by Preserving the Past

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Picture of Eliza Evan's headstone with the top half uncleaned and the bottom half cleaned.

This will be our last cleanup for this year. After this we will renew our efforts in early 2020.  Our goal is to have the brush cleared from the cemetery by March 2020 so restoration and grave identification can begin. Read more…

Before and after images of the cleaning of Eliza Evans' headstone

It has been an amazing adventure so fare cleaning this historic African American cemetery.  A huge thank you to our volunteers, and to our sponsors: Arcs & Sparks Heritage Sanitation Integrity Landscaping Montgomery County Historical Commission The next cleanup day Read more…

Cemetery cleaing with Conroe Community Cemetery Restoration Project sign

THANK YOU!!! to everyone that has helped with the cleaning so far.  Because of you this historic African American cemetery is slowly emerging from the woods. The next cleanup day is November 9th, 2019, weather permitting. The cleanup will begin Read more…

Conroe Community Cemetery cleanup day on October 12 2019

The first cleanup day on October 12, 2019, was a great success. We were even able to locate Maude Ruth Gilder’s gravestone that has not been seen in decades.  Trust us, there is a lot more to discover out there, Read more…

The Conroe Community Cemetery Restoration Project will hold its next meeting on 9 October 2018 from 6:00 to 7:00 PM in the large meeting room of the Montgomery County Library in Conroe (104 Interstate 45 N, Conroe, TX 77301).


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