Richmond in Fort Bend County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Walter Moses Burton
(August 9, 1840 - June 4, 1913)
Erected 1992 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 8982.)
Location. 29° 35.111′ N, 95° 45.843′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Texas, in Fort Bend County. Marker is on an unnamed cemetery road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located in Morton Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 North 2nd Street, Richmond TX 77469, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Jefferson Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); H. Schumacher Oil Works Site of the Home of Randal Jones (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Bend County Jail (about 500 feet away); John McNabb (about 600 feet away); McNabb House (about 600 feet away); Morton Cemetery (about 600 feet away); Jane Long Boarding House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . Burton, Walter Moses - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on November 19, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.)
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