Nacogdoches in Nacogdoches County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Battle of Nacogdoches
August 2, 1832
Bailey Anderson, Jr. Bailey W. Anderson, Sr. Henry William Augustine John Batey James Bowie John M. Bradley James Bradshaw Henry Mitchell Brewer John Brewer David Brown Hiram Brown James Whitis Bullock Isaac Wattis Burton ---Burress James Carter George Cartwright Don Francisco Encartiacion Chireno Alcade - Killed- Micah Chamirma Vicente Cordova Danial Davis George Davis E.K. Davis Samuel S. Davis Malldred D. Daya John M. Durst Asa M. Edwards Hayden Edwards William E. Garrett James Gaines John Harvey Hamby Horatio Hanks Wyatt Hanks --- Hart W. Hathaway - Killed Dr. Edwin
The Old Red House pictured above
Location. 31° 36.184′ N, 94° 39.366′ W. Marker is in Nacogdoches, Texas, in Nacogdoches County. Marker is at the intersection of Pilar Street and South Street, on the left when traveling east on Pilar Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 South Street, Nacogdoches TX 75961, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. On this site stood the old "Red House" (here, next to this marker); William ("Bill") Goyens (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Spanish Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Gladys Hampton Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Jefferson Rusk (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chas. Hoya Land Office (about 300 feet away); Nacogdoches Federal Building / Post Office (about 300 feet away); Ingraham Building (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nacogdoches.
This historical marker is quite a family honor. Seeing my 4th great grandfather, COL Samuel S. Lewis and his son MAJ Martin Baty Lewis on the same historical marker as COL James (Jim) Bowie. Also the same three men fought together at the Siege of Bexar in 1835 prior to the Battle of The Alamo.
— Submitted August 15, 2014, by Terry Lee Cochran of Taylor, Texas.
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