(September 17, 1886 - November 18, 1957)A native of France, Marius Etienne Chataignon served in the French army before coming to the United States in 1907. He came to Texas in 1910 to attend St. Mary's Seminary in La Porte. After his ordination, he was appointed assistant pastor at St. Mary's Cathedral in Galveston in 1911.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission, Msgr. Chataignon Knights of Columbus #9978|
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|Date Added||Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 9:30pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 326958 N 3242902|
|Decimal Degrees||29.30326667, -94.78168333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 18.196', W 94° 46.901'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 18' 11.76" N, 94° 46' 54.06" W|
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|Area Code(s)||409, 281|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 900-936 Christopher Columbus Blvd, Galveston TX 77550, US|
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