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George Weedon

 
 
George Weedon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, August 26, 2007
1. George Weedon Marker
Inscription.
Permanently wounded in the
Battle of San Jacinto while serving in
Captain William S. Fisher's company
Died January 18, 1842
near Old Cincinnati in
Walker County, Texas

 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 15541.)
 
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 2 (C2), Row S, Number 13. 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); Winslow Turner (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 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 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 . . .
1. Texas State Cemetery - George Weedon. (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
2. Wikipedia - Battle of San Jacinto. (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
3. Handbook of Texas - Cincinnati, Texas. (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
 
Categories. 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 493 times since then and 83 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 19, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
 
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