Boot Hill

Boot Hill (HMXE6)

Location: Ennis, MT 59729 Madison County
Buy Montana State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 45° 17.691', W 111° 56.894'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 141 views
Inscription
This was Virginia City's first Cemetery. There were many markers here, but only those of the road agents and Daltons remain. The road agent's graves, which gave the Cemetery its name Boot Hill, were first marked by the city in 1907.William & Clara Dalton were no relation to the notorious gang nor connected with the road agents. The arrived in Bannack in 1862 with Captain James L. Fisk's first wagon train and moved to Virginia City in 1863. William & Clara died of natural caused in January 1864, leaving four children. The grave was marked by a Granddaughter many years later
Details
HM NumberHMXE6
Tags
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 2:24am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12T E 425649 N 5016142
Decimal Degrees45.29485000, -111.94823333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 17.691', W 111° 56.894'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 17' 41.46" N, 111° 56' 53.64" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)406
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 113-207 Jefferson St, Ennis MT 59729, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?