County Named for Texas Confederate
—1821 — 1871 —County named for Texas Confederate Stockton P. Donley 1821 - 1871 Came to Texas from Kentucky 1846. Dist. Attorney 1853. Enlisted private 7th Tex. Infantry 1861, made Lieutenant. Captured with regiment after bitter fight at Seige Fort Donelson Tenn. 1862. Prisoner war 9 months Camp Douglas Ill. When exchanged health so broken assigned post duty. Elected to State Supreme Court 1866. Because of Confederate service was removed 1867 by U.S. military order.
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|Placed By||The State of Texas|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, August 13th, 2016 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 327392 N 3867746|
|Decimal Degrees||34.93753333, -100.89000000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 56.252', W 100° 53.4'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 56' 15.12" N, 100° 53' 24" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 202 E 3rd St, Clarendon TX 79226, US|
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