(July 1, 1872 - January 24, 1926)A native of Circleville, Ohio, young Catholic priest James Martin Kirwin arrived in Galveston in 1896. He was soon appointed Vicar General of the Diocese of Galveston by Bishop Nicholas A. Gallagher. As rector of St. Mary's Cathedral, Father Kirwin's work as a civic and religious leader was felt throughout the city.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 5:19am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 326142 N 3242893|
|Decimal Degrees||29.30306667, -94.79008333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 18.184', W 94° 47.405'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 18' 11.04" N, 94° 47' 24.30" W|
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|Area Code(s)||409, 281|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 722-798 21st St, Galveston TX 77550, US|
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