Details for Wilson County (Atlas Number 5493005855)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5493005855

Data

Marker Number 5855
Atlas Number 5493005855
Marker Title Wilson County
Index Entry Wilson County
Address 1420 Third Street
City Floresville
County Wilson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 581971
UTM Northing 3223001
Subject Codes counties; Texas Revolution, Republic of Texas; state official
Marker Year 1936
Designations
Marker Location 1420 Third Street, Floresville, in front of courthouse.
Marker Size 1936 Centennial Marker
Marker Text Wilson County created February 13, 1860; organized August 6, 1860; named in honor of James Charles Wilson 1816-1861; member of the Mier Expedition; district clerk of Brazoria County, 1844; Senator from Matagorda County; Floresville, the county seat.