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James Allison York

 
 
James Allison York Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, August 26, 2007
1. James Allison York Marker
Inscription.
Participated in the Capture
of San Antonio, 1835
A member of
Capt. Moseley Baker's company
at San Jacinto
Born in Kentucky
on July 4, 1800
Died in Lavaca County, Texas
February 6, 1869

 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 14704.)
 
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. Touch for map. Marker is in the Texas State Cemetery, Republic Hill, Section 1 (C1), Row U, Number 3. 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); George Weedon (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 - James Allison York. (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
2. Wikipedia - Siege of Bexar. (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
3. Wikipedia - Battle of San Jacinto. (Submitted on July 20, 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 20, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 589 times since then and 87 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 20, 2011, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A wide view photo of the marker and the surrounding area in context. • Can you help?
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