(Homesite 3/10 mi.; grave 4/10 mi. north)Delta County pioneer, born 1805. Settled in Texas, 1835, on brother Larkin Rattan's 1,000-acre land grant; later became site for city of Paris. Both Rattan families moved to Delta County in 1839. Hiram obtained two third-class land grants for producing grain and livestock. Larkin later joined the California Gold Rush, then returned to his native Illinois.
|Placed By||State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, July 5th, 2018 at 10:03pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 255174 N 3695009|
|Decimal Degrees||33.36648333, -95.63138333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 21.989', W 95° 37.883'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 21' 59.34" N, 95° 37' 52.98" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4376 TX-154, Cooper TX 75432, US|
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