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

James Euwin Edmiston

(1820-1892)

 
 
James Euwin Edmiston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, July 29, 2007
1. James Euwin Edmiston Marker
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An Arkansas native, James Euwin Edmiston came to Texas in 1835, settling near present Webberville. He was a Texas Ranger during the Texas Revolution, and took part in several Indian battles in this area. He was involved in the Woll Expedition and the Archive War in 1842. He later served in two Travis County Ranger companies before moving to Sonora, California, in 1849. He was awarded a pension from the State of Texas for his Republic of Texas military service.
Recorded - 1986
 
Erected 1986 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 14131.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, Texas IndependenceWars, US Indian. A significant historical year for this entry is 1835.
 
Location. 30° 13.793′ N, 97° 29.371′ W. Marker is in Webberville, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Webberwood Way and Sandy Brown Lane. The marker is located in Joseph J. Manor Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manor TX 78653, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured
James Euwin Edmiston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard Denney, April 25, 2015
2. James Euwin Edmiston Marker
Wider shot of the marker which includes the cross indicating the person was a Texas Ranger
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as the crow flies. David Crawford Edmiston (here, next to this marker); George Self (a few steps from this marker); Joseph J. Manor Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Home of Col. Robert M. Coleman (approx. 1˝ miles away); Webberville Ebenezer Baptist Church (approx. 1˝ miles away); Webberville (approx. 1˝ miles away); Union Lee Baptist Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lockwood Cemetery (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Webberville.
 
James Euwin Edmiston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard Denney
3. James Euwin Edmiston Marker
Marker is located by gate behind the covered patio area
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 26, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,118 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on April 25, 2015, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. Photos:   1. submitted on December 26, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.   2, 3. submitted on April 25, 2015, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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