Damon in Brazoria County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Edmund Calloway Darst
A San Jacinto Veteran
Born in Missouri 1815
Died in 1838
Erected by the State of Texas 1936
Erected 1936 by The State of Texas. (Marker Number 9555.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, Texas Independence. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1815.
Location. 29° 17.283′ N, 95° 44.806′ W. Marker is in Damon, Texas, in Brazoria County. Marker can be reached from County Highway 8, 0.1 miles south of Boone 6th Street. The marker is located near the center section of the Damon Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Damon TX 77430, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel Damon (here, next to this marker); Damon Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Abraham Darst (approx. 3.2 miles away); Cesinger Cemetery (approx. 8.7 miles away); Needville Methodist Church Cemetery W. H. Abrams Well No. 1 (approx. 9.3 miles away); Town of Needville (approx. 9.6 miles away); Phillips Family Cemetery (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Damon.
Also see . . . Edmund Calloway Darst. San Jacinto Museum (Submitted on October 28, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 28, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 116 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 28, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.