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.
HM NumberHM2E78
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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Locationbig map
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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