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William S. Stilwell

 
 
William S. Stilwell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, February 10, 2019
1. William S. Stilwell Marker
Inscription.  
A Private in Captain Isaac
N. Moreland's company of
Artillery at San Jacinto.
Appointed Captain, December
26, 1836. Born in New York
1809. Died in Houston
September 12, 1837

"Died in this city, on the
12th inst., suddenly, Captain
William S. Stilwell, late of
the Texian army. The New
Orleans and New York pap-
ers are requested to notice
this."
Texas Telegraph

 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 10783.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 29° 45.43′ N, 95° 22.739′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on Saulnier Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in the Founders Memorial Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1217 West Dallas Street, Houston TX 77019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Moses W. Brigham (a few steps from this marker); Fielding G. Secrest (a few
William S. Stilwell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, February 10, 2019
2. William S. Stilwell Marker
Marker is visible at the left of the photo, beneath the low-hanging tree branch.
steps from this marker); Eli Noland (a few steps from this marker); William Daniel Durham (a few steps from this marker); Harvey Homan (a few steps from this marker); John Cheevers (a few steps from this marker); Jacob Maybee (within shouting distance of this marker); John Richardson (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
 
Categories. War, Texas Independence
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on February 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 14, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 95 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.
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