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Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Capt. and Mrs. Chauncey Johnson

 
 
Capt. & Mrs. Chauncey Johnson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, August 26, 2007
1. Capt. & Mrs. Chauncey Johnson Marker
Inscription.
Here sleep Capt. and Mrs. Chauncey Johnson.

Capt. Johnson was born in Burlington, Vermont May 1, 1798. Served in the War of 1812. Came to Texas in 1840. Captured by General Adrian Woll at San Antonio, September 11, 1842 and imprisoned in Mexico. Died at Bastrop, Texas May 10, 1854.
 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 15300.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 30° 15.913′ N, 97° 43.638′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Touch for map. Located in the Texas State Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 909 Navasota Street, Austin TX 78701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Daniel Shipman (here, next to this marker); Captain Andrew Briscoe (here, next to this marker); Thomas Jones Hardeman (here, next to this marker); General Moseley Baker (a few steps from this marker); Bailey Hardeman (a few steps from this marker); James G. Wilkinson (a few steps from this marker); Philip Walker (a few steps from this marker); John Edward Lewis (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, Texas Independence
 
Capt. and Mrs. Chauncey Johnson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Heinich, October 3, 2014
2. Capt. and Mrs. Chauncey Johnson 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 862 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 21, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.   2. submitted on October 3, 2014, by Michael Heinich of Austin, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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