James Butler Bonham

James Butler Bonham (HM2DMZ)

Location: Bonham, TX 75418 Fannin County
Country: United States of America
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N 33° 34.635', W 96° 10.698'

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Born February 20, 1807 in South Carolina · Studied at South Carolina College 1825-1827
· On the staff of the Governor of South Carolina at the time of the Nullification Controversy 1832 to 1833 · Practiced law at Pendleton, South Carolina and Montgomery, Alabama

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At the call of his boyhood friend William Barret Travis he came to Texas in 1835 and engaged in the War for Independence as aide and messenger for Travis · He was faithful unto death at the Alamo, March the sixth 1836

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Erected by The State of Texas 1936 with funds appropriated by the Federal Government to commemorate one hundred years of Texas independence
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HM NumberHM2DMZ
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Year Placed1936
Placed ByState of Texas
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Date Added Thursday, January 17th, 2019 at 10:02am PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 761903 N 3718852
Decimal Degrees33.57725000, -96.17830000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 34.635', W 96° 10.698'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 34' 38.1" N, 96° 10' 41.88" W
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Area Code(s)903
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 E Sam Rayburn Dr, Bonham TX 75418, US
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