|Finally, 115 years after his death, Capt James Roger Marmion has a headstone! The stone Located in San Fernando Cemetery #1 was placed in time for Christmas 2009.
This was the hard work of Chuck Marmion of Arizona, the great grandson of Capt Marmion and Barry Boecher who's family members are the great great grand nieces and nephews of the captain.
Captain James Marmion should be remembered because of his historical signifigance in Texas history.
Merry Christmas Capt. James,
Rest In Peace!
and thanks so much Chuck and Barry!
|above, the new headstone on left, and Kate Locmar Marmion, who died before James, on the right.
check back soon more pictures to come from the ceremony.