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Pensacola in Escambia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Jose Noriega

 
 
Jose Noriega Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
1. Jose Noriega Marker
Inscription. Born a nobleman in Spain about 1757, Noriega served his country with distinction in the Louisiana Infantry Regiment against the British at Baton Rouge, Mobile, and Pensacola between 1779 and 1781. His son Jose Noriega, born at Pensacola in 1788, also served the Louisiana Infantry Regiment. He operated an extensive brickyard on Escambia Bay and in 1820 was elected by Pensacola citizens Alcalde, an officer comparable to Mayor.
 
Erected by the City of Pensacola, the University of West Florida & the St. Michael's Cemetery Foundation.
 
Location. 30° 24.838′ N, 87° 12.558′ W. Marker is in Pensacola, Florida, in Escambia County. Marker can be reached from North Alcaniz Street near W.D. Childers Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6 North Alcaniz Street, Pensacola FL 32502, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Salvador T. Pons (a few steps from this marker); Don Manuel Gonzalez (within shouting distance of this marker); Eugenio Antonio Sierra (within shouting distance of this marker); Ebenezer Dorr (within shouting distance of this marker); Desiderio Quina
Jose Noriega Marker & grave site image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
2. Jose Noriega Marker & grave site
(within shouting distance of this marker); John Innerarity (within shouting distance of this marker); Dorothy Walton (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel Sullivan (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pensacola.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceWar, US Revolutionary
 
Colonial Archaeological Trail - St. Michael's Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
3. Colonial Archaeological Trail - St. Michael's Cemetery
Cemetery Gate image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
4. Cemetery Gate
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 273 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 1, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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