Judge George E. Quinan

Judge George E. Quinan (HM29Q6)

Location: Wharton, TX 77488 Wharton County
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N 29° 18.666', W 96° 6.039'

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A native of Dublin, Ireland, George E. Quinan came to Texas in the 1830s. By the mid-1840s he had moved to Wharton and set up a law office near this site. He was elected district attorney in 1845. Quinan and his wife Mary Anne established a home on Peach Creek in Wharton County. He served two terms in the Texas Senate from 1857 to 1861. After service in the Confederate army during the Civil War, he was a member of the Commission of Civil Appeals. Judge Quinan was among the founders of the State Bar Association in 1879. He is buried near Peach Creek.
HM NumberHM29Q6
Year Placed1988
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
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Date Added Monday, July 23rd, 2018 at 10:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 781609 N 3245943
Decimal Degrees29.31110000, -96.10065000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 18.666', W 96° 6.039'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 18' 39.96" N, 96° 6' 2.34" W
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Area Code(s)409, 979
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 126 W Milam St, Wharton TX 77488, US
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