Details for Willacy County (Atlas Number 5489005814)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5489005814

Data

Marker Number 5814
Atlas Number 5489005814
Marker Title Willacy County
Index Entry Willacy County
Address 3rd and Hidalgo St.
City Raymondville
County Willacy
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 620844
UTM Northing 2929567
Subject Codes courthouses
Marker Year 1936
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark No
Private Property No
Marker Location Corner of 3rd and Hidalgo Streets, Raymondville.
Marker Condition In Situ
Marker Size 1936 Centennial Marker (pink granite)
Marker Text Formed from Cameron and Hidalgo counties; created March 11, 1911, recreated April 2, 1921; organized August 12, 1911, reorganized August 13, 1921. Named in honor of John G. Willacy; born November 10, 1859; member of the Texas Legislature 1900-1916; State Tax Commissioner, 1922-1926; County Seat, Sarita, 1911, Raymondville, since 1921. (1936)