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Nacogdoches in Nacogdoches County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Site of the home of James Dill

 
 
Site of the home of James Dill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, February 6, 2010
1. Site of the home of James Dill Marker
Inscription. Born in Pennsylvania in 1770. Pioneer Indian trader. Recognized by the King of Spain as a public - spirited citizen. First Alcalde of Nacgodoches under the Mexican government in 1821.
 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 9268.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 31° 36.291′ N, 94° 39.319′ W. Marker is in Nacogdoches, Texas, in Nacogdoches County. Marker is at the intersection of North Street and Hospital Street, on the right when traveling north on North Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nacogdoches TX 75961, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First United Methodist Church of Nacogdoches (within shouting distance of this marker); Durst-Taylor House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Jefferson Rusk (about 400 feet away); Milam Lodge #2, Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Texas (about 500 feet away); Old Spanish Cemetery (about 500 feet away); William ("Bill") Goyens
Site of the home of James Dill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, February 6, 2010
2. Site of the home of James Dill Marker
(about 600 feet away); Nacogdoches Federal Building / Post Office (about 600 feet away); Battle of Nacogdoches (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Nacogdoches.
 
Regarding Site of the home of James Dill. The house no longer exists.
 
Categories. PoliticsSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 574 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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