Captive of the ComanchesBuried in the nearby Staggs Prairie Cemetery, Sam Savage (1861-1951) was a rancher, farmer, and champion fiddler. At the age of five, he survived a Comanche Indian raid on his father's farm in Parker County and lived in captivity with the Comanches for a time.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, June 24th, 2018 at 10:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 585826 N 3634171|
|Decimal Degrees||32.84225000, -98.08288333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 50.535', W 98° 4.973'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 50' 32.1" N, 98° 4' 58.38" W|
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|Area Code(s)||940, 817|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3403 FM1821, Mineral Wells TX 76067, US|
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