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Webberville in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

David Crawford Edmiston

March 2, 1825 – January 8, 1903

 
 
David Crawford Edmiston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, July 29, 2007
1. David Crawford Edmiston Marker
Inscription. A native of Arkansas, David C. Edmiston came to Texas with his family in 1835. As a young man David served with a frontier defense unit of the Texas Rangers. He later served as a Ranger in the Mexican War and was a soldier in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Married to the former Rhoda Bowen in 1856, he was the father of eleven children. His Webberville farmstead remains as a visible reminder of the area’s heritage.
 
Erected 1989 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 14975.)
 
Location. 30° 13.793′ N, 97° 29.371′ W. Marker is in Webberville, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Webberwood Way and Sandy Brown Lane. Click for map. Located in Joseph J. Manor Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Manor TX 78653, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Euwin Edmiston (here, next to this marker); George Self (a few steps from this marker); Joseph J. Manor Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Home of Col. Robert M. Coleman (approx. 1.5 miles away); Webberville Ebenezer Baptist Church
David Crawford Edmiston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard Denney, April 25, 2015
2. David Crawford Edmiston Marker
Wider view of marker which includes cross marking person as a Texas Ranger
(approx. 1.5 miles away); Webberville (approx. 1.5 miles away); Union Lee Baptist Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lockwood Cemetery (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Webberville.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNotable PersonsWar, Mexican-AmericanWar, US Civil
 
David Crawford Edmiston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard Denney, April 25, 2015
3. David Crawford Edmiston Marker
Marker is near covered patio in cemetery
 
 
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