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East Dubuque in Jo Daviess County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Eleazor and Diadamia Frentress

In Memory of

 
 
Eleazor and Diadamia Frentress Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2015
1. Eleazor and Diadamia Frentress Marker
Inscription.

"First Pioneer Settlers
in Jo Daviess County to
Turn the Prairie Sod --
1827 - 1853."

"Their Courage and Endurance
Paved the Way."
We Follow in Their Footsteps!


 
Erected by Frentress Homestead Foundation.
 
Location. 42° 29.539′ N, 90° 38.55′ W. Marker is in East Dubuque, Illinois, in Jo Daviess County. Marker is at the intersection of Wisconsin Avenue (Illinois Route 35) and Sinsinawa Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Wisconsin Avenue. Click for map. Memorial is on the public library grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 122 Wisconsin Avenue, East Dubuque IL 61025, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Dubuque Veterans' Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Shot Tower (approx. mile away in Iowa); Dubuque Shot Tower (approx. 0.8 miles away in Iowa); Methodist Chapel (approx. 1.4 miles away in Iowa); "Fourth Street Elevator" (approx. 1.4 miles away in Iowa); Julien Dubuque (approx. 1.6 miles away in Iowa); Historic Dubuque (approx. 1.7 miles away in Iowa); Louis Arriandeaux Log House (approx. 2.8 miles away in Iowa).
 
Also see . . .
Eleazor and Diadamia Frentress Marker and Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2015
2. Eleazor and Diadamia Frentress Marker and Bell
 Frentress Homestead Foundation. (Submitted on November 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 121 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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