Colonel Jose Francisco Ruiz

Location: At Ruiz Family cemtery, in San Fernando Cemetery no. 1, Vera Cruz St., San Antonio, TX

Col. Jose Francisco Ruiz, officer in the Mexican Army, 1831; signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, 1836; senator of the first Congress of the Republic, 1836-37. Born in San Antonio January 29, 1783; died January 20, 1840.