“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Sonora in Sutton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)

D.B. Cusenbary


D.B. Cusenbary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, May 28, 2018
1. D.B. Cusenbary Marker
Inscription.  A pioneer who came to this area in the late 1880's. He raised cattle, sheep and horses on land in Sutton and Edwards counties. Out of this land he made available six sections which became the Sonora Experiment Station. He married Annie E. Dickinson in 1893.

Hattie Cusenbary Epps
William Rector Cusenbary
Ben H. Cusenbary

Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 30° 34.323′ N, 100° 38.665′ W. Marker is in Sonora, Texas, in Sutton County. Marker is at the intersection of North Water Avenue and East Main Street, on the right when traveling north on North Water Avenue. Marker is located on the courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 East Oak Street, Sonora TX 76950, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Forrest Whitehead (here, next to this marker); Sol & Ernestine Mayer (here, next to this marker); In Memory of Ed Jackson (here, next to this marker); WTO Holman and Wife, Annie Gray
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(here, next to this marker); Fred and Serena Adams Trainer (here, next to this marker); W.J. & Viola Gibbons Fields (here, next to this marker); B.M. Halbert (here, next to this marker); George S. Allison & Wife, Margaret Thornhill (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sonora.
More about this marker. This marker is one of 22 that commemorate early settler families of Sutton County. Although the markers bear the seal of the State of Texas, these are not official historical markers placed by the Texas Historical Commission.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 28, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 10 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on June 27, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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