Dr. Forbes Barclay

Dr. Forbes Barclay (HM5HK)

Location: Oregon City, OR 97045 Clackamas County
Country: United States of America

N 45° 21.447', W 122° 36.322'

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1812 - 1873

Dr. Forbes Barclay left Scotland in 1839 for Fort Vancouver (Washington) where he became chief physician for Hudson's Bay Company. He moved to Oregon City in 1850 where he practiced medicine for many years. He was one of Oregon City's early mayors, councilman for 9 years, coroner for 18 years, and superintendent of the first public school for 15 years.
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HM NumberHM5HK
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
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Year Placed1948
Placed BySusannah Lee Barlow Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 5:39am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 530909 N 5022735
Decimal Degrees45.35745000, -122.60536667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 21.447', W 122° 36.322'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 21' 26.82" N, 122° 36' 19.32" W
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Area Code(s)503
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 719-799 Center St, Oregon City OR 97045, US
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