Crowell in Foard County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
First Oﬃcials of Foard County
Committee appointed by the legislature to organize county met in (old) Margaret April 4, 1891. County divided into four precincts. Election held April 27. Following officials elected:
Attorney, G.T. Brown
Clerk, G.W. Thompson
Sheriff, S.J. Moore
Tax Assessor, J.A. Wright
Treasurer, J.W. Magee
Surveyor, Harry Sappington
Animal & Hide Inspector,
John Wesley • John B. Stegar • J.W. Moore • W.T. McDaniel
Erected 1967 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 1802.)
Location. 33° 59.011′ N, 99° 43.489′ W. Marker is in Crowell, Texas, in Foard County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 6) and Commerce Street (U.S. 70), on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is located in the southwest corner of the grounds of the Foard County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Crowell TX 79227, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Foard County Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Foard Co (a few steps from this marker); Robert L. Foard Pease River Battlefield (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quanah Parker and the Comanches (approx. 0.2 miles away); Foard County (approx. 3 miles away); Site of Old Pease City (approx. 5.4 miles away); Medicine Mound Community (approx. 15.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Crowell.
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