Canton in Van Zandt County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Caldwell Walton Raines
(September 18, 1839 - August 2, 1906)
Researched by Annette Herndon Plemmons
Erected 1998 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 11435.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Charity & Public Work • Communications • Education • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil.
Location. 32° 33.382′ N, 95° 51.775′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 E Dallas St, Canton TX 75103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Van Zandt County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Site of 1896 Van Zandt County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Oran Milo Roberts (a few steps from this marker); John H. Reagan (within shouting distance of this marker); Hillcrest Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brady P. Gentry (approx. 10.6 miles away); The Free State of Van Zandt (approx. 10.7 miles away); Battle of the Neches (approx. 10.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
Also see . . . Cadwell Walton Raines. The Handbook of Texas Online, Texas State Historical Association (Submitted on April 3, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2012, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 587 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 2, 2012, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.