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Gen. George W. Terrell

 
 
Gen. George W. Terrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, August 18, 2007
1. Gen. George W. Terrell Marker
Inscription. Born in Kentucky 1803. Came to Texas in 1840 from Mississippi. Associate Justice, Supreme Court, 1840. Secretary of State, 1841. Attorney General, 1841-42. Charge d'affairs of the Republic of Texas to England, France and Spain 1844-45. Died in Austin, Texas May 17, 1846.
 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 15113.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 30° 16.614′ N, 97° 43.699′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Touch for map. Located in Oakwood Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1601 Navasota St, Austin TX 78701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jacob Fontaine (within shouting distance of this marker); Oakwood Cemetery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joseph Baker (about 500 feet away); Peter Henry Oberwetter (about 500 feet away); Col. Lewis Miles Hobbs Washington (about 500 feet away); Swante Palm (about 600 feet away); Major William Martin “Buck” Walton (about 600 feet away); Abner Hugh Cook (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, Texas Independence
 
Gen. George W. Terrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Heinich, December 13, 2014
2. Gen. George W. Terrell Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 21, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 809 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 21, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.   2. submitted on December 16, 2014, by Michael Heinich of Austin, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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