Dunn-Ransom Home

Dunn-Ransom Home (HM15CH)

Location: Corsicana, TX 75110 Navarro County
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N 32° 5.343', W 96° 28.683'

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A native of Kentucky, Ewing Eric Dunn (1835-1917) came to Texas in 1850. He served as Navarro County deputy sheriff, 1854-1858, and joined the Confederate army during the Civil War. In 1866 he built the first portion of this frame house. Dunn was county sheriff from 1876 to 1884. S. M. Ransom, a grocer, enlarged the residence in 1890 and added the wraparound porch, fish scale shingling, and stained glass. Five generations of the Ransom family lived here. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1981
HM NumberHM15CH
Marker Number11618
Year Placed1981
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 12:51am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 738014 N 3553090
Decimal Degrees32.08905000, -96.47805000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 5.343', W 96° 28.683'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 5' 20.58" N, 96° 28' 40.98" W
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Area Code(s)903
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1300-1398 W 4th Ave, Corsicana TX 75110, US
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