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Mineola in Wood County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Dr. Adolphus Leander Patten

(1823-1900)

 
 
Dr. Adolphus Leander Patten Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2019
1. Dr. Adolphus Leander Patten Marker
Inscription.  Adolphus Patten was born in North Carolina to Elijah and Nancy Watson Patten. He opened a medical practice in Rome, Georgia, where he married Emeline Eliza Trout in 1846. In 1854, they set out with family members to California via Texas but settled in Quitman instead. Patten worked as a physician, and he was active in civic affairs and as a Mason. During the Civil War, he served as surgeon with the 22nd Texas Regiment. The family moved to Mineola in the 1870s, and Patten continued practicing medicine. Recorded
 
Erected 2006 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 13453.)
 
Location. 32° 39.362′ N, 95° 29.529′ W. Marker is in Mineola, Texas, in Wood County. Marker can be reached from City Cemetery Road west of South Pacific Street, on the right when traveling north. Located within the Cedars Memorial Gardens. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 South Pacific Street, Mineola TX 75773, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George C. Reeves (here, next to this marker); John Creighton Buchanan (within shouting distance
Dr. Adolphus Leander Patten gravesite & marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2019
2. Dr. Adolphus Leander Patten gravesite & marker
of this marker); Robert N. Stafford (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Richard Malcolm Smith (about 300 feet away); Mineola Black Spiders (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Mineola Black Spiders (about 600 feet away); Addie E. McFarland (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mineola Ice, Light and Water Company (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mineola.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNotable PersonsScience & MedicineWar, US Civil
 
Inscription on Dr. Adolphus Leander Patten grave marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2019
3. Inscription on Dr. Adolphus Leander Patten grave marker.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 6, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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