East Dubuque in Jo Daviess County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Eleazor and Diadamia Frentress
In Memory of
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. Touch 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. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Dubuque Veterans' Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Shot Tower (approx. ¾ mile away in Iowa); Dubuque Shot Tower (approx. 0.8 miles away in Iowa); Five Flags Theater (approx. 1.2 miles away in Iowa); Old Dubuque County Jail John Francis Rague (approx. 1.3 miles away in Iowa); Methodist Chapel (approx. 1.4 miles away in Iowa); Grand Opera House (approx. 1.4 miles away in Iowa).
Also see . . . Frentress Homestead Foundation. (Submitted on November 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.