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Ozona in Crockett County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Crockett County

 
 
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By Steve Gustafson, June 14, 2008
1. Crockett County Marker
Inscription.
Formed from Bexar Territory
Created January 22, 1875
Organized July 7, 1891

Named in honor of
David Crockett
1786 - 1836
Member of the United States
Congress from Tennessee
Killed at the Alamo

Ozona, County Seat

 
Erected 1936 by Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 1110.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 30° 42.624′ N, 101° 12.058′ W. Marker is in Ozona, Texas, in Crockett County. Marker is on 11th Street (State Highway 466) east of Avenue E (State Highway 163), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ozona TX 76943, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. David Crockett (a few steps from this marker); William Mozart McVey (a few steps from this marker); Fort Lancaster C.S.A. (within shouting distance of this marker); Crockett County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ozona Stockman (about 300
Crockett County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo, February 24, 2008
2. Crockett County Marker
feet away, measured in a direct line); Ozona National Bank (about 400 feet away); Ozona's First Water Well (about 400 feet away); Old Ozona Hotel (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ozona.
 
Also see . . .
1. Crockett County History. (Submitted on April 28, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.)
2. Wikipedia entry for David Crockett. (Submitted on April 28, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.)
 
Categories. Political SubdivisionsPoliticsSettlements & SettlersWar, Texas Independence
 
Crockett County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, November 25, 2017
3. Crockett County Marker
Crockett County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo, February 24, 2008
4. Crockett County Marker
Crockett County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo, February 24, 2008
5. Crockett County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 27, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,323 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 28, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas.   2. submitted on April 27, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.   3. submitted on April 14, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.   4, 5. submitted on April 27, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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