Wilbarger County Historical

Wilbarger County Historical (HM1TMD)

Location: Vernon, TX 76384 Wilbarger County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 9.487', W 99° 19.228'

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Formed from Bexar County
Created February 1, 1858
Organized October 10, 1881
Named for
Josiah and Mathias Wilbarger
brothers who came to Texas
in 1829
Josiah, scalped by Indians
August, 1833,
survived 11 years
Vernon, the county seat
Millions of cattle and horses were
driven north through this county

Year Placed1936
Placed ByThe State of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 470460 N 3779734
Decimal Degrees34.15811667, -99.32046667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 9.487', W 99° 19.228'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 9' 29.22" N, 99° 19' 13.68" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)940
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4600 Brewer Dr, Vernon TX 76384, US
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