Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Judge Edwin Waller

 
 
Judge Edwin Waller Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard Denney, February 4, 2021
1. Judge Edwin Waller Marker
Front Side
Inscription.  

Born in Virginia, November 4, 1800 · Died in Waller County, Texas, January 3, 1881

His Wife Juliet M. De Shields Waller
Born in 1801 · Died May 13, 1867

Erected by the State of Texas 1936

Reverse
Signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence · Laid out the City of Austin and was its first Mayor ·· Waller County was named in his honor
 
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 14409.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 30° 15.923′ N, 97° 43.645′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from Navasota Street north of East 7th Street, on the right when traveling north. The marker is located in the Texas State Cemetery, Republic Hills section. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 909 Navasota Street, Austin TX 78702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William E. Collard (here, next to this marker); Richard Ellis (here, next to this marker);
Judge Edwin Waller Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard Denney, February 4, 2021
2. Judge Edwin Waller Marker
Willis Avery (here, next to this marker); John Hawkins Singleton (here, next to this marker); Robert Rankin (a few steps from this marker); Martin Parmer (a few steps from this marker); Z.N. Morrell (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Thomas Jefferson Gazley (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 4, 2021, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 4, 2021, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement
Mar. 6, 2021