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Alexander Hodge

 
 
Alexander Hodge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, April 27, 2018
1. Alexander Hodge Marker
Inscription.
Erected in 1908 by
Lady Washington
Chapter D.A.R.
in memory of
Alexander Hodge
one of Marion's Men
Born in Pennsylvania, 1760
Died in Texas, 1836

A hero of two
Republics

 
Erected 1908 by Lady Washington Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Location. 29° 45.566′ N, 95° 22.299′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker can be reached from Bagby Street south of Lamar Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in Sam Houston Park. It is in the section of the park between Dallas Street and Lamar Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1100 Bagby Street, Houston TX 77002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ancient Order of Pilgrims (within shouting distance of this marker); Sons of the Republic of Texas (within shouting distance of this marker); Nichols-Rice-Cherry House (within shouting distance of this marker); Sam Houston Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); San Felipe Cottage (was about 400 feet away but has been reported missing. ); The Spirit of the Confederacy (about 400 feet away); Pillot House (was about 500 feet away but has been reported missing. ); Houston City, Republic of Texas (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
 
Also see . . .  Hodge, Alexander - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on April 27, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Texas IndependenceWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 27, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 68 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on April 27, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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