(April 16, 1857 - October 26, 1944)First permanent citizen of Schleicher County. Came to Texas from Missouri, 1879. Soon bought headquarters at Ten-Mile Water Hole (1/2 mi. east). Drilled first water well in county 1882 and erected first windmill south of Concho River, thus establishing area's agricultural industry.
|Placed By||Texas State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 355565 N 3436733|
|Decimal Degrees||31.05546667, -100.51373333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 3.328', W 100° 30.824'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 3' 19.68" N, 100° 30' 49.44" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near US-277, Eldorado TX 76936, US|
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