“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)

Zachary Taylor Fulmore

Nov. 11, 1846 - June 23, 1923

Zachary Taylor Fulmore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, September 3, 2007
1. Zachary Taylor Fulmore Marker
Inscription. Jurist, educator and author born in North Carolina, he came in 1870 to Texas, where he married Luella Robertson, granddaughter of founder of Robertson Colony.

Practiced law in Austin; also filled numerous commitments to State and City: Chairman, Texas Codifying Commission; one of organizers, Texas State School for Colored Deaf, Dumb, and Blind; charter member and President, Texas State Historical Association; Chairman, City Schools Trustees.

Wrote a most valuable book, “History and Geography of Texas As Told In County Names."
Erected 1967 by the State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 6427.)
Location. 30° 16.441′ N, 97° 44.664′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1000 Guadalupe St, Austin TX 78701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Central Christian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Third Site For Travis County Government (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First United Methodist Church of Austin (about 600 feet away); Brizendine House (about 600 feet away); Wooldridge Park (about 700 feet away); Hirshfeld Cottage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Austin's Moonlight Towers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Original Site of First Baptist Church of Austin (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
Categories. Notable Persons
Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 21, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 590 times since then and 20 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on December 21, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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