Abasolo, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Baptism of Hidalgo
El Ayuntamiento de 1909.
In the chapel that existed in this place was baptized the immortal hero of Mexican independence Miguel Hidalgo y Gallaga on May 16, 1753.
The City Council of 1909
Erected 1909 by El Ayuntamiento de Abasolo.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Civil Rights • Colonial Era • Wars, Non-US. A significant historical date for this entry is May 16, 1753.
Location. 20° 27.055′ N, 101° 31.722′ W. Marker is in Abasolo, Guanajuato. Marker is at the intersection of Hidalgo Poniente and Portal Morelos Sur, on the left when traveling west on Hidalgo Poniente. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Abasolo GTO 36970, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 19 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jesús María Montaño (approx. 9.7 kilometers away); 100th Anniversary of the Death of Juárez Miguel Hidalgo's Birth House (approx. 12.3 kilometers away); 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Hidalgo (approx. 12.3 kilometers away); Hidalgo and Indigenous Lands (approx. 12.3 kilometers away); Juan Raya Méndez and J. Merced Sandoval (approx. 18.4 kilometers away); The Unknown Soldier and Emilio Hernández (approx. 18.5 kilometers away); Darío Díaz (approx. 18.6 kilometers away).
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 14, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 34 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 14, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.