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Andrés Quintana Roo

 
 
Andrés Quintana Roo Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
1. Andrés Quintana Roo Marker
Inscription.
Insurgente
Nacio en Merida
en el año de 1787
Se recibio de abogado
en Mexico, abrazo la
causa insurgente al
lado de Morelos
Lucho contantemente
por la Patria
Murio en Mexico
en el año de 1851.

English translation:
Andrés Quintana Roo
Independence fighter
Born in Mérida in 1787.
Became a lawyer in Mexico City and joined the cause of Independence, together with Morelos. He constantly fought for the Nation. He died in Mexico City in 1851.

 
Location. 19° 26.062′ N, 99° 9.107′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Paseo de la Reforma 19S, Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Miguel Lerdo de Tejada (within shouting distance of this marker); Julián Villagrán (within shouting distance of this marker); Leandro Valle (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Jesús Garcia Morales (about 180 meters away); Fr. Servando Teresa de Mier (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Antonio León (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Ponciano Arriaga (approx. half a kilometer away); Manuel López Cotilla (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
More about this marker.
Andrés Quintana Roo Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
2. Andrés Quintana Roo Marker
The modern state of Quintana Roo, Mexico is named for him.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPoliticsWars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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