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Wharton, John Austin, gravesite

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Year: 1936
Marker Number: 00117
Street: 1217 West Dallas at Valentine Street
City: Houston
Zip Code: 77019
Longitude: 95 22.754
Latitude: 29 45.455
Key Map: 493P
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Erected by the State of Texas to the memory of John Austin Wharton, born in Nashville, Tennessee in 1806. Died at Houston, Texas, December 17, 1838.ON REVERSE: member of the General Council of the Provisional Government in 1835. Adjutant General of the Texas Army at San Jacinto. Member of the House of Representatives of he First and Third Congress of the Republic. The Keenest Blade on the Field of San Jacinto



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