1784 Tarrant County 1815

1784 Tarrant County 1815 (HMZGO)

Location: Fort Worth, TX 76102 Tarrant County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 45.428', W 97° 19.992'

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Organized Aug 5, 1850-Named for

— General Edward H. Tarrant —

Born 1796, died at Fort Belknap 1858. Veteran of War of 1812, active in Battle of New Orleans. Veteran of Texas War of Independence 1836, Commander of Ranger Forces of Northwest Frontier 1837. Representative from Red River District in Congress of Texas Republic in 1838, General of Texas Militia defeating Indians at Village Creek in 1841.

Donated by Business Leaders of Fort Worth in grateful appreciation this marker is erected by the Gen. Edwards H. Tarrant Chapter & Tarrant County Historical Society under the Auspices of the National Society United States Daughters of 1812.
State of Texas
May 18, 1949
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HM NumberHMZGO
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Year Placed1949
Placed ByGen. Edwards H. Tarrant Chapter & Tarrant County Historical Society under the Auspices of the National Society United States Daughters of 1812
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 6:08pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 656139 N 3625592
Decimal Degrees32.75713333, -97.33320000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 45.428', W 97° 19.992'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 45' 25.68" N, 97° 19' 59.52" W
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Area Code(s)817, 682
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100 W Weatherford St, Fort Worth TX 76102, US
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