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Martin Boots

 
 
Martin Boots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 3, 2011
1. Martin Boots Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.
In memory of

Martin Boots

The first white man to
enter land in Marion
and the donor of
the ground upon which
this boulder stands.

 
Erected 1916 by General Francis Marion Chapter D. A. R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 33.502′ N, 85° 39.571′ W. Marker is in Marion, Indiana, in Grant County. Marker is on South Washington Street south of West 3rd Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Located on the West lawn of the Grant County Courthouse in Marion, Indiana. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301-399 South Washington Street, Marion IN 46952, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity (here, next to this marker); New Purchase Boundary (within shouting distance of this marker); David Branson (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Marion (Indiana) W.W. I Honor Roll
Wide View - - Martin Boots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 3, 2011
2. Wide View - - Martin Boots Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); WW II Grant County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Persian Gulf Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Honor Roll - Grant County (Indiana) (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Marion.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Other View - - Martin Boots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 3, 2011
3. Other View - - Martin Boots Marker
Looking West - - Martin Boots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 3, 2011
4. Looking West - - Martin Boots Marker
East Side - - The Grant County Courthouse - Marion, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 3, 2011
5. East Side - - The Grant County Courthouse - Marion, Indiana
North/East Corner - - The Grant County Courthouse - Marion, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 3, 2011
6. North/East Corner - - The Grant County Courthouse - Marion, Indiana
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 531 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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