Site Of The First Mission In Texas

Site Of The First Mission In Texas (HM2KE)

Location: El Paso, TX 79907 El Paso County
Buy Texas State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 31° 41.493', W 106° 19.656'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

Corpus Christi de la Ysleta del Sur

Founded in 1682 By Don Antonio de Otermin and Padre Fray Francisco Ayeta O.F.M.for the civilizing and Christianizing of the Tigua Indians.

Pueblo Revolt refugees, formally located at La Ysleta,New Mexico. Building damaged by floods of the Rio Grande and later by fire, but rebuilt on the exact site and in part on the walls of the original structure. Nearby was established the Pueblo of Ysleta,first Indian and Spanish settlements in Texas.
HM NumberHM2KE
Year Placed1936
Placed ByTexas State Council , Knights of Columbus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 7:53pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13R E 374178 N 3507013
Decimal Degrees31.69155000, -106.32760000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 41.493', W 106° 19.656'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 41' 29.58" N, 106° 19' 39.36" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)915
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9060-9098 TX-20, El Paso TX 79907, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?