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Houston in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

John W. Moore

 
 
John W. Moore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, February 10, 2019
1. John W. Moore Marker
Inscription.  
Opposed Bradburn at Anahuac
1832. Member of the Consul-
tation at San Felipe in 1835.
Signer of the Declaration of
Independence, 1836. First
sheriff of Harris County, 1837
to 1840. City alderman in
Houston, 1840. Married to
Eliza Belnap, February 2, 1839
Died in Houston, 1846

 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 10737.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 29° 45.46′ N, 95° 22.766′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on West Dallas Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Founders Memorial Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1217 West Dallas Street, Houston TX 77019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Allen (a few steps from this marker); Joseph Ehlinger (a few steps from this marker); John Kirby Allen (a few steps from this marker);
John W. Moore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, February 10, 2019
2. John W. Moore Marker
Marker is visible just to the left of the tree, in the far distance of the photo near the rear fence. It is facing away from the camera.
Robert Barr (a few steps from this marker); John R. Reid (a few steps from this marker); John Viven (a few steps from this marker); John Austin Wharton (a few steps from this marker); David Grieves (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
 
Also see . . .  Moore, John W. - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on February 13, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.) 
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
More. Search the internet for John W. Moore.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 13, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.
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