Near Belton in Bell County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Wilson Van Dyke
(Dec 25, 1817 - Aug. 3, 1881)
Erected 1984 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 5859.)
Location. 31° 1.115′ N, 97° 29.026′ W. Marker is near Belton, Texas, in Bell County. Marker is on Mesquite Rd 0.1 miles north of Shanklin Road. Touch for map. Located in the Rest Haven Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Belton TX 76513, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bell County (approx. 1.1 miles away); Little River Fort (approx. 1.1 miles away); Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe Railway Planing Mill (approx. 1.7 miles away); Fowler House (approx. 5.1 miles away); West Salado Cemetery (approx. 5.2 miles M. H. Denman Cabin (approx. 5½ miles away); Salado Church of Christ (approx. 5.7 miles away); Home of Wellborn Barton (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belton.
Also see . . .
1. Handbook of Texas Online. Wilson Van Dyke (Submitted on March 31, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
2. Black Bean Episode - The Handbook of Texas Online. (Submitted on April 3, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, Texas Independence •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,351 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.