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.
|Placed By||Gen. Edwards H. Tarrant Chapter & Tarrant County Historical Society under the Auspices of the National Society United States Daughters of 1812|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 6:08pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 656139 N 3625592|
|Decimal Degrees||32.75713333, -97.33320000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 45.428', W 97° 19.992'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 45' 25.68" N, 97° 19' 59.52" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||817, 682|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 100 W Weatherford St, Fort Worth TX 76102, US|
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