—Pioneer Colony Co-Founder and Texas Patriot —Came from Tamaulipas to Texas (then northernmost province of Mexico) about 1800, to be at the side of her husband, Don Martin de Leon, as he sought to obtain a Spanish grant to establish a civilized colony here. With her family of ten children, she was a patriot, loyal to the cause of Texas. Her home was a center of pioneer culture. Homesite was later given to St. Mary's Church.
|Placed By||State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, July 11th, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 694305 N 3188671|
|Decimal Degrees||28.81098333, -97.00890000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 28° 48.659', W 97° 0.534'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||28° 48' 39.54" N, 97° 0' 32.04" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||361, 512, 713|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 506 W Brazos St, Victoria TX 77901, US|
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