Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Mary Danridge Ellis. Wife of Richard Ellis. Born in Virginia 1787. Died in Bowie County, Texas October 21, 1837.
Ellis County, Texas was named for Richard Ellis.
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 14281.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 30° 15.924′ N, 97° 43.644′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from Navasota Street. Marker is in the Texas State Cemetery, Republic Hill, Section 1 (C1), Row: T, Number: 14. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 909 Navasota St, 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. John Hawkins Singleton (here, next to this marker); Willis Avery (a few steps from 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); Philip Walker (a few steps from this marker); James G. Wilkinson (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
Also see . . . Handbook of Texas Online - Richard Ellis. (Submitted on December 26, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, Texas Independence •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 23, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 930 times since then and 3 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on December 26, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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