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Fielding G. Secrest

 
 
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By Brian Anderson, February 10, 2019
1. Fielding G. Secrest Marker
Inscription.  
Served in Captain Henry W.
Karnes' company of Cavalry
at San Jacinto. Died in
Houston, June 1, 1840

His wife

Eliza Sneed Secrest

Died in 1839

 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 10775.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 29° 45.435′ N, 95° 22.738′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on Valentine Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located in the Founders Memorial Cemetery. Touch for map. 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. William S. Stilwell (a few steps from this marker); Moses W. Brigham (a few steps from this marker); Eli Noland (a few steps from this marker); Harvey Homan (a few steps from this marker); John Cheevers
Fielding G. Secrest Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, February 10, 2019
2. Fielding G. Secrest Marker
Marker is located in the middle of the photo. It is the closest marker to the camera, facing away.
(a few steps from this marker); William Gammell (a few steps from this marker); Jacob Maybee (a few steps from this marker); William Daniel Durham (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
 
Categories. War, Texas Independence
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on February 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 14, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.
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