Near Fulton in Aransas County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of One of the Homes of James Power
Born in Ireland, 1789
Died in Live Oak Point, Texas, 1852
With James Hewetson
he was granted authority
January 11, 1828
to settle 200 families in Texas
Served Texas under three flags as
Empresario, Soldier, Statesman
Signed the Texas Declaration of Independence
Ever a loyal son
of his adopted country
Honored and Loved by his people
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 2733.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 28° 6.485′ N, 97° 1.714′ W. Marker is near Fulton, Texas, in Aransas County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 35 and Farm to Market Road 1781, on the left when traveling north on State Highway 35. Touch for map. Marker may be hidden by brush and trees. Marker is in this post office area: Rockport TX 78382, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Aransas County Airport (approx. 1.6 miles away); Mills Wharf (approx. 2.4 miles away); Site of the Town of Lamar Fulton Cemetery (approx. 2.7 miles away); Fulton Packeries (approx. 3 miles away); Site of Marion Packing Co. (approx. 3.1 miles away); Fulton Community Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); Fulton Harbor (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fulton.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2012. This page has been viewed 671 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 19, 2012. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.