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Graveyards of Carlock

Democratic and Republican Cemeteries of Carlock: Republican Cemetery: Entrance
The Republican Cemetery, Oak Grove, was established by Philip Benson, a faithful member of the Whig party - and after the 1850s, the newly-formed Republican Party. Philip Benson and Abraham Carlock were said to be so committed to their respective factions that neither would permit members of the opposing party into their homes. 1

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