Santa Anna in Coleman County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
John R. Banister
(May 24, 1854 - Aug. 2, 1918)
Erected 1984 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2802.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Animals • Law Enforcement • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is May 24, 1854.
Location. 31° 44.105′ N, 99° 18.722′ W. Marker is in Santa Anna, Texas, in Coleman County. Marker can be reached from Fannin Street (Farm to Market Road 1176) 0.2 miles south of Bowie Avenue. Marker is located in the central section of Santa Anna Cemetery; the above directions are to the entrance of the cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Santa Anna TX 76878, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Emma Daugherty Banister (here, next to this marker); Santa Anna Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas T. Perry (approx. half a mile away); Stonemason T.T. Perry (approx. half a mile away); Coleman County (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Christian Church of Santa Anna (approx. 0.6 miles away); Santa Anna, C.S.A. (approx. 0.9 miles away); Santa Anna Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Anna.
Also see . . . John Riley Banister. From the Texas State Historical Association’s “Handbook of Texas Online”. (Submitted on May 11, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 11, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.