Rutersville in Fayette County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Asa Hill of Rutersville
(1788? - 1844)
Asa Hill died here; was buried on Cedar Creek, off SH 159.
(incise on back of marker)
In Memory of Jeffrey Barksdale Hill, son of Asa Hill; William Carroll Jackson Hill, son of Asa Hill; James Monroe Hill, son of Asa Hill; Asa Collinsworth Hill, son of Asa Hill; John Christopher Columbus Hill, son of Asa Hill; Lucy Amanda (Hill) Jones, daughter of James Monroe Hill; Frank Webb Hill, son of James Monroe Hill; George Alfred Hill, Jr., grandson of James Monroe Hill; Thomas Lindsay Blanton, great-grandson of Asa Hill
Erected 1973 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 2486.)
Location. 29° 56.81′ N, 96° 47.958′ W. Marker is in Rutersville, Texas Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: La Grange TX 78945, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rutersville (here, next to this marker); Oldenburg (approx. 2.8 miles away); Fayette County, C.S.A. (approx. 4.9 miles away); Old City Cemetery (approx. 4.9 miles away); Rabb's Prairie (approx. 5 miles away); Bradshaw-Killough House (approx. 5.3 miles away); The First U.S. Postal Rural Mail Route in Texas (approx. 5.4 miles away); La Fayette Masonic Lodge No. 34 A.F. & A.M. (approx. 5.5 miles away).
Also see . . . Asa Hill article in Handbook of Texas. (Submitted on February 3, 2014, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, Texas Independence •
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