Texas Plains Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Clarendon: Jericho Cemetery

The Jericho Cemetery was established in 1894 after an unusual outbreak of Malaria killed several settlers. The cause was traced to stagnant water at the spring where drinking water was obtained. Improvements to the facility were made eliminating the stagnant water.


  • CR-10 and CR-B
  • Clarendon, Texas
  • 79226

Hours & Fees

  • Daylight hours.

  • Free

Map & Directions

18 miles north of Clarendon off Hwy 70