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Santiago de Querétaro in Municipality of Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

General José María Arteaga Magallanes

 
 
General José María Arteaga Magallanes Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 26, 2016
1. General José María Arteaga Magallanes Marker
Inscription.
Gral. Jose Maria Arteaga Magallanes
1827-1865
Insigne liberal mexicano
Defensor de la Republica, héroe de Acultzingo, es condecorado en Puebla por el Presidente Juarez el 4 de diciembre de 1862. Gobernando Queretaro promulgo las leyes de reforma en la entidad y reinstala el Congreso local.
En homenaje a su patriotismo nuestro estado adopto el 18 de julio de 1867 el nombre de Queretaro de Arteaga. En 1872 el Congreso de la Union lo declara Benemerito de la Patria. Loor al héroe en el 125 aniversario del triunfo de la Republica.
H. Ayuntamiento 1991-1994
Queretaro, Qro., 15 Mayo 1992.

English translation:
General José María Arteaga Magallanes
1827-1865
Illustrious Mexican Liberal
Defender of the Republic, hero of Acultzingo, he was decorated in Puebla by President Juarez on December 4, 1862. While governing Querétaro, he promulgated the reform laws and reinstalled the local Congress.
In honor of his patriotism, our state adopted the name of Querétaro de Arteaga on July 18, 1867. In 1872 the Congress of the Union declared him Most Worthy of the Nation. Tribute is given to this hero on the 125th anniversary of the triumph of the Republic.
Honorable City Council 1991-1994
Querétaro, Qro., May 15, 1992.

 
Erected
General José María Arteaga Magallanes Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 26, 2016
2. General José María Arteaga Magallanes Marker
1992 by Honorable Ayuntamiento 1991-1994.
 
Location. 20° 35.559′ N, 100° 22.824′ W. Marker is in Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro, in Municipality of Querétaro. Marker can be reached from Calle Ejército Republicano just from Calle La Estrella. Touch for map. The marker and statue are on the grounds of the Cemetery of the Illustrious of Querétaro (Panteón de los Queretanos Ilustres). Marker is in this post office area: Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro 76020, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Félix Osores y Sotomayor (here, next to this marker); German Patiño (a few steps from this marker); Josefa Vergara y Hernández (a few steps from this marker); Valentin F. Frías (a few steps from this marker); Octavio S. Mondragón Guerra (a few steps from this marker); Epigmenio González (a few steps from this marker); Juan Antonio de Urrutia y Arana (within shouting distance of this marker); Ignacio Pérez (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santiago de Querétaro.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Acultzingo or Las Cumbres. The Battle of Las Cumbres, also known as the Battle of Acultzingo, was a skirmish at the Acultzingo Pass between the French invasion force under Charles de Lorencez and Mexican Republican
General José María Arteaga Magallanes Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 2, 2017
3. General José María Arteaga Magallanes Marker
forces under Ignacio Zaragoza. It took place on 28 April 1862. Despite holding the high ground, Zaragoza was not willing to risk his forces by engaging the French Army in the open. As the French troops seized the first line of Mexican entrenchments, Zaragoza withdrew his forces to their stronghold of Puebla in preparation for the famed Battle of Cinco de Mayo (May 5th), 1862.
(Submitted on November 13, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US
 
General José María Arteaga Magallanes additional marker on western cemetery wall. image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 26, 2016
4. General José María Arteaga Magallanes additional marker on western cemetery wall.

Gral. Jose Maria Arteaga Magallanes
1827-1865
Ilustre patriota, soldado de la Reforma y digno gobernador de este estado. En el 125 aniversario del triunfo de la Republica, gratitud perenne del pueblo de Querétaro.
H. Ayuntamiento de Queretaro
Queretaro, Qro., Mayo 15 de 1992

English translation:
General José María Arteaga Magallanes
1827-1865
Distinguished patriot, soldier of the Reform Period and worthy governor of this state. On the 125th anniversary of the triumph of the Republic, perennial gratitude is given from the people of Querétaro.
Honorable City Council of Querétaro
Querétaro, Qro., May 15, 1992
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 105 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 13, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   3. submitted on July 13, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   4. submitted on November 13, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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