Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Abner Hugh Cook
Erected 1985 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 14789.)
Location. 30° 16.556′ N, 97° 43.598′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from Navasota Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1601 Navasota Street, Austin TX 78702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Swante Palm (within shouting distance of this marker); Susanna W. Dickinson (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew Jackson Hamilton (within shouting distance of this marker); Johann Jacob Groos Major William Martin “Buck” Walton (about 500 feet away); Oakwood Cemetery (about 600 feet away); Joseph Baker (about 600 feet away); Peter Henry Oberwetter (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
More about this marker. Marker and gravesite are located at section 1, Lot 158 at the Oakwood Cemetery.
Also see . . .
1. Handbook of Texas Online - Abner Hugh Cook. (Submitted on December 24, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
2. The Old Main Building at the University of Texas. In 1839, three years after Texas gained independence, the initial forty-acre site was chosen for the future University of Texas. Live oaks and mesquite trees covered the location referred to as "College Hill". (Submitted on December 30, 2009.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,739 times since then and 28 times this year. Last updated on June 17, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 24, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. 3. submitted on December 30, 2009. 4. submitted on June 17, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.