1867-1946Married Kidie Itasca Ellis of Edwards County January 19, 1895. Recognized adaptability of Angora goat to Edwards Plateau-imported stock from the Carolinas and stud billies from Turkey and South Africa. Was often called father of Angora goats in Texas. Founder,organizer, and regent of Southern Methodist University. Responsible for establishment of ranch experiment station in Edwards County. Founder-Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers Assn. 1915. Family still resides and operates ranches in area.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 at 10:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 342305 N 3383328|
|Decimal Degrees||30.57206667, -100.64443333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 34.324', W 100° 38.666'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 34' 19.44" N, 100° 38' 39.96" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 100 N Water Ave, Sonora TX 76950, US|
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