Castroville in Medina County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
St. Louis Cemetery
Erected 1980 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 5052.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Women. A significant historical date for this entry is November 2, 1844.
Location. 29° 20.978′ N, 98° 53.134′ W. Marker is in Castroville, Texas, in Medina County. Marker is at the intersection of Jackson Street and Paris Street, on the right when traveling south on Jackson Street. The marker is located at the entrance to the St. Louis Cemetery Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Castroville TX 78009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cross Hill (here, next to this marker); Ihnken Family Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lest We Forget!!! (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joe and Gertrude Hoog (approx. 0.4 miles away); Renken Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Moye (approx. half a mile away); Indian History in These Hills (approx. half a mile away); F. Xavier Schmidt House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Castroville.
Also see . . . Castro, Henri (1786–1865). In 1813 Castro married a wealthy widow, Amelia Mathias, who brought him a dowry of 50,000 francs. (Submitted on March 5, 2022, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 5, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 5, 2022, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 5, 2022, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.