Robert A. Terrell Historical

Robert A. Terrell Historical (HM1UAU)

Location: Terrell, TX 75160 Kaufman County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 44.212', W 96° 17.423'

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(February 22, 1820 - March 8, 1881)

A native of Tennessee, Robert Adams Terrell lived in Kentucky, Missouri, and Louisiana before coming to the Republic of Texas about 1840. A farmer and surveyor by trade, he was commissioned to locate headright land grants in several North Texas counties, receiving vast amounts of land as payment. He served the Republic of Texas as a soldier in several expeditions, and in 1861 enlisted in the Confederate Army. The town of Terrell, platted on land he surveyed, was named for him. His 1864 octagon-shaped house in Terrell is a Recorded Texas historic Landmark.
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HM NumberHM1UAU
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Year Placed1994
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 12th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 753909 N 3625364
Decimal Degrees32.73686667, -96.29038333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 44.212', W 96° 17.423'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 44' 12.72" N, 96° 17' 25.38" W
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Area Code(s)972, 214
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 123-189 Bradshaw St, Terrell TX 75160, US
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