Moore in Butte County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
Benjamin A. Pearson
Came to Idaho in 1869 with wife-Eliza Mary Curtis
Homesteaded in valley in 1884-Ranched 45 years
Ran freight & stage-Blackfoot to Challis-1896
Was first State Senator from Butte County-1918
Served on Moore School Board for 17 years
and as Justice of Peace for 7 years
Children: Eliza Ella • Benjamin Jessie • Mary Etta • Joseph Harry • Sarah Olive • Roy Curtis • Selina Maud • Albert Russell • Ida May • Fredric Rolla
Location. 43° 44.021′ N, 113° 21.972′ W. Marker is in Moore, Idaho, in Butte County. Marker is on 3150 North near Main Street (3350 West), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3155 North, Moore ID 83255, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The First LDS Church (a few steps from this marker); Atoms for Peace (approx. 7.6 miles away); Mk 14 Torpedo (approx. 7.7 miles away); USS S-27 (approx. 7.7 miles away); Hawkbill Base (approx. 7.7 miles away); USS Hawkbill (SSN-666) (approx. 7.7 miles away); Arco Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.8 miles away); Mount McCaleb (approx. 12.6 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker is located in the city park.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 24, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.