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”
Gonzales in Gonzales County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Jesse Kencheloe Davis

 
 
Jesse Kencheloe Davis Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By James Hulse, November 29, 2021
1. Jesse Kencheloe Davis Marker
Inscription.  
A San Jacinto Veteran • Born
in Alabama, January 11, 1802
Died December 28, 1869

His Wife
Eliza Davis
Born in Alabama, May 12, 1819
Died January 11, 1875

 
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 1181.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, Texas Independence. A significant historical date for this entry is January 11, 1802.
 
Location. 29° 30.552′ N, 97° 27.533′ W. Marker is in Gonzales, Texas, in Gonzales County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Knight Street and Holmes Street. The marker is located in the central northern section of the Gonzales Masonic Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gonzales TX 78629, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Thomas Polk (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Mason (within shouting distance of this marker); William A. Matthews (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Amasa Turner (about 300 feet away); Dr. John Turner Tinsley
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
(about 300 feet away); In Memory of Andrew Ponton (about 300 feet away); Eli Mitchell (about 400 feet away); Gonzales Masonic Cemetery Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gonzales.
 
Also see . . .  Jesse Kencheloe Davis - San Jacinto Museum. (Submitted on December 4, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.)
 
Additional commentary.
1. Jesse Kencheloe Davis - State of Texas 1936 marker
This marker is a part of the State of Texas Historical markers for the War of Texas Independence. It also has information about the marker from the Atlas of Texas Historical sites including a Texas State marker number.
    — Submitted December 4, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.
 
The Jesse Kencheloe Davis Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By James Hulse, November 29, 2021
2. The Jesse Kencheloe Davis Marker
The view of the Jesse Kencheloe Davis Marker in the cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By James Hulse, November 29, 2021
3. The view of the Jesse Kencheloe Davis Marker in the cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 4, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 107 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 5, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=187443

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
U.S. FTC REQUIRED NOTICE: This website earns income from qualified purchases you make on Amazon.com. Thank you.
Paid Advertisements
 
 

Dec. 11, 2023