(January 30, 1809 - February 25, 1874)Born in Connecticut. Moved to Texas in 1829. Took part in Texas Revolution, participating in Siege of Bexar, 1835. Served as aide to Stephen F. Austin, "The Father of Texas" (a distant relative), Gens. Edward Burleson and Sam Houston. Commander at Port of Velasco.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, December 20th, 2018 at 1:03pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 322615 N 3239585|
|Decimal Degrees||29.27273333, -94.82585000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 16.364', W 94° 49.551'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 16' 21.84" N, 94° 49' 33.06" W|
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|Area Code(s)||409, 713|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5718 Avenue T 1/2, Galveston TX 77551, US|
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