Jesse Parker

Jesse Parker (HM2E78)

Location: Huntsville, TX 77320 Walker County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 43.598', W 95° 32.668'

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(About 1776 - May 27, 1849)

In 1822 Jesse Parker moved to the Mexican state of Texas. A veteran of the War of 1812, he represented the Sabine District at the Convention of 1832 in San Felipe de Austin. Three years later he received a land grant in the Washington municipality, now Walker County. A farmer, Parker also served as the Deputy Land Commissioner for Montgomery County. He died in 1849 and was buried on his land. In 1979 he was reinterred here.
Recorded-1980
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HM NumberHM2E78
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Year Placed1980
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, February 9th, 2019 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 256361 N 3402071
Decimal Degrees30.72663333, -95.54446667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 43.598', W 95° 32.668'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 43' 35.88" N, 95° 32' 40.08" W
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Area Code(s)936
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 613 9th St, Huntsville TX 77320, US
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