Near La Porte in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Lorenzo De Zavala
Born October 3, 1789
Died De Zavala's Point
November 15, 1836
First Vice President
Republic of Texas
Erected by the State
Signer of the Texas
Declaration of Independence
Author, Learned Publicist
Economist and Statesman
Erected 1932 by The State of Texas.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Hispanic Americans • War, Texas Independence.
Location. 29° 45.21′ N, 95° 5.388′ W. Marker is near La Porte, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is located within the De Zavala Cemetery at the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3523 Independence Parkway, La Porte TX 77571, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peter Jefferson Duncan (here, next to this marker); David Thomas (a few steps from this marker); De Zavala Plaza (a few steps from this marker); Men who fought at San Jacinto and in Army of the Confederacy (within shouting distance Twin Sisters (within shouting distance of this marker); San Jacinto Battleground Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Burleson's Camp (within shouting distance of this marker); Roster Company No. 6 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Porte.
Also see . . . Zavala, Lorenzo de - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on November 13, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.)
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