(1831-1901)A native of Kentucky, John Peter Smith migrated to Fort Worth in 1853. He worked as a teacher, clerk, and surveyor before his appointment as Deputy Surveyor of the Denton Land Department in 1855, for which he received payment in property. Also a student of law, he was later admitted to the bar.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 7:06am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 656438 N 3624770|
|Decimal Degrees||32.74968333, -97.33015000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 44.981', W 97° 19.809'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 44' 58.86" N, 97° 19' 48.54" W|
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|Area Code(s)||817, 682|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1088-1128 Throckmorton St, Fort Worth TX 76102, US|
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