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Winslow Turner

 
 
Winslow Turner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, August 26, 2007
1. Winslow Turner Marker
Inscription.
Born in Missouri
1811
Died in Bastrop County, Texas
May 6, 1880
Participated in the
Battle of Gonzales
October 2, 1835
Served in the Texas Army, 1836
and in the Woll Campaign, 1842

 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 15484.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 30° 16.026′ N, 97° 43.607′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from Navasota St. Click for map. Marker is in the Texas State Cemetery: Republic Hill, Section 1 (C1), Row V, Number 4. Marker is at or near this postal address: 909 Navasota St, Austin TX 78702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Tom (here, next to this marker); George Weedon (here, next to this marker); James Allison York (here, next to this marker); Dr. Gideon Lincecum (here, next to this marker); State Cemetery of Texas (a few steps from this marker); Stuart Female Seminary
Winslow Turner's Marker is second from the right image. Click for full size.
By Michael Heinich, June 29, 2014
2. Winslow Turner's Marker is second from the right
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sailor from the Belle Shipwreck (about 400 feet away); James Wales Jones (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Austin.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia - Battle of Gonzales. (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, Texas Independence
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 447 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.   2. submitted on , by Michael Heinich of Austin, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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