Dr. Welborn Barton and Louisa Adeline Barton

Dr. Welborn Barton and Louisa Adeline Barton (HMJK3)

Location: Salado, TX 76571 Bell County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 56.224', W 97° 31.93'

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A graduate of the medical department of Kentucky's Transylvania University, South Carolina native Dr. Wellborn Barton (1821-1883) came to Texas in the late 1840s. After two years of practicing medicine in Bastrop County, he returned to South Carolina to wed Louisa Adeline Cox (1835-1920). They came with other South Carolinians to Burnet County in 1854 and moved to Salado in 1865 after he served in the Confederate Army. He was a doctor, a trustee of Salado College and a mason. Louisa served as his nurse and was involved in the Amasavourian Literary Society. The parents of ten children. The Bartons were also active in the First Baptist Church.
HM NumberHMJK3
Marker Number13331
Year Placed2003
Placed ByThe Texas Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 2:34am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 640227 N 3423550
Decimal Degrees30.93706667, -97.53216667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 56.224', W 97° 31.93'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 56' 13.44" N, 97° 31' 55.80" W
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Area Code(s)254
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 800 Salado Oaks Dr, Salado TX 76571, US
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