Reuben and Betsey K. Flagg

Reuben and Betsey K. Flagg (HM1RT1)

Location: Plainfield, IL 60544 Will County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 36.094', W 88° 12.09'

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Reuben Flagg
Died Nov. 9. 1869
in his year of his age
Was one among the four first
families that settled in Will Co.
A pioneer in the advance guard
of the western emigration 1830
Hauled the lumber to build the
first frame house erected in Chicago.
Our Mother Betsey K.
Wife of Reuben Flagg
Died Feb. 20. 1876
in the 71st year of her age.
Mother of the first white child
born in Will Co.
HM NumberHM1RT1
Placed ByThe Flagg Family
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 399875 N 4606237
Decimal Degrees41.60156667, -88.20150000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 36.094', W 88° 12.09'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 36' 5.64" N, 88° 12' 5.4" W
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Area Code(s)815, 630, 312
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15415 IL-59, Plainfield IL 60544, US
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