Near Spearman in Hansford County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Created, August 21, 1876
Organized, March 11, 1889
Named in honor of
John M. Hansford
came to Texas in 1837
Member of the Texas Congress
Judge of the Seventh Judicial
Died in 1844
Hansford, the county seat
Erected 1936 by Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 2366.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 36° 13.71′ N, 101° 9.527′ W. Marker is near Spearman, Texas, in Hansford County. Marker is on Texas Route 15 0.4 miles east of County Route 26, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spearman TX 79081, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Spearman Hotel (approx. 2.7 miles away but has been reported missing); Robert E. (Bob) Martin (approx. 2.8 miles away); Brandt Building (approx. 2.8 miles away); Brick Streets of Spearman (approx. 2.8 miles away); Spearman Santa Fe Railroad Stationmaster's House (approx. 3.1 miles away); Lindberghs Land at Spearman (approx. 4.6 miles away); Hansford Cemetery (approx. 7.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Spearman.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
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