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

Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Wolf

 
 
Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Wolf Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, December 30, 2007
1. Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Wolf Marker
Inscription. Jacob Wolf (1812-1874) and wife Adeline Faulkner Wolf (1814-1870) came from Tennessee to Texas about 1850. Obtaining land grant in Burnet County, they settled at Dobyville, and were pioneers, supplying their own provisions, buildings, medicines, and school. Menaced by Indian raids and aware of need for government, Wolf in 1854 help organize Burnet County. Of the 8 children, 2 sons became sheriffs-- one in Burnet, one in Lampasas County.
 
Erected 1967 by the State Historical Survey Commission. (Marker Number 9757.)
 
Location. 30° 55.834′ N, 98° 14.359′ W. Marker is near Burnet, Texas, in Burnet County. Marker can be reached from CR-103 just west of U.S. 281. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burnet TX 78611, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dobyville Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Lake Victor Lodge No. 1011, A. F. & A. M. (approx. 3.1 miles away); Naruna Cemetery (approx. 6.2 miles away); Naruna Baptist Church (approx. 6.2 miles away); Bethel Cemetery (approx. 6.8 miles away); Hostess House
Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Wolf Headstone image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, December 30, 2007
2. Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Wolf Headstone
(approx. 9.2 miles away); Hancock Springs (approx. 9.2 miles away); Hancock Springs Bathhouse (approx. 9.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Burnet.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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