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Judge Calvin Maples Cureton

September 1, 1874 – April 8, 1940

 
 
Judge Calvin Maples Cureton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, September 9, 2007
1. Judge Calvin Maples Cureton Marker
Inscription. Born in Bosque County of a noted pioneer family. A legislator (1909-13); first Assistant Attorney General (1913-18); Attorney General (1918-21). As Chief Justice (1921-40) Texas Supreme Court, recorded longest service in courtís first century.

With wife Nora (Morris), built this house in 1928.
 
Erected 1971 by the State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 15198.)
 
Location. 30° 16.746′ N, 97° 45.206′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker is on Windsor Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1300 Windsor Road, Austin TX 78703, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry H. and Bertha Sterzing Ziller House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Okewell (about 600 feet away); Pease Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); TMI Castle (approx. 0.2 miles away); King-Von Rosenberg House (was approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); The William Green Hill House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Daniel H. Caswell House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Herblin – Shoe House (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
 
Regarding Judge Calvin Maples Cureton.
Judge Calvin Maples Cureton House image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, September 9, 2007
2. Judge Calvin Maples Cureton House
Marker is mounted on the rock fence to the left of the entrance gate.

This is a private residence, please respect the owner's privacy.
 
Also see . . .
1. Calvin Maples Cureton. Buried at the Texas State Cemetery in the Republic Hill Section 1, Row E - No.18. (Submitted on December 31, 2009.) 

2. Judge Calvin Maples Cureton. A biography courtesy of the Handbook of Texas Online. (Submitted on December 31, 2009.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 634 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 24, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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