Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Died in Bastrop County, Texas
May 6, 1880
Participated in the
Battle of Gonzales
October 2, 1835
Served in the Texas Army, 1836
and in the Woll Campaign, 1842
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 15484.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 30° 16.026′ N, 97° 43.607′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from Navasota St. Touch for map. Marker is in the Texas State Cemetery: Republic Hill, Section 1 (C1), Row V, Number 4. Marker is at or near this postal address: 909 Navasota St, Austin TX 78702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Tom (here, next to this marker); George Weedon (here, next to this marker); James Allison York (here, next to this marker); Dr. Gideon Lincecum (here, next to this marker); State Cemetery of Texas (a few steps from this marker); Stuart Female Seminary Sailor from the Belle Shipwreck (about 400 feet away); U.S. Events of World War II (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
Also see . . . Wikipedia - Battle of Gonzales. (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, Texas Independence •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 548 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 19, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. 2. submitted on June 29, 2014, by Michael Heinich of Austin, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.