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Site of the home of James Dill

 
 
Site of the home of James Dill Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Steve Gustafson, February 6, 2010
1. Site of the home of James Dill Marker
Inscription.  Born in Pennsylvania in 1770. Pioneer Indian trader. Recognized by the King of Spain as a public - spirited citizen. First Alcalde of Nacgodoches under the Mexican government in 1821.
 
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 9268.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1770.
 
Location. 31° 36.287′ N, 94° 39.318′ W. Marker is in Nacogdoches, Texas, in Nacogdoches County. Marker is at the intersection of North Street and Hospital Street, on the right when traveling north on North Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nacogdoches TX 75961, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First United Methodist Church of Nacogdoches (within shouting distance of this marker); Original Location of Sacred Heart Catholic Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Durst-Taylor House (about 300 feet
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away); La Calle Real del Norte (about 300 feet away); Syrup Kittle (about 400 feet away); Welcome to Durst-Taylor Historic House and Gardens (about 400 feet away); Thomas Jefferson Rusk (about 400 feet away); El Camino Real — Kings Highway (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nacogdoches.
 
Regarding Site of the home of James Dill. The house no longer exists.
 
Site of the home of James Dill Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Steve Gustafson, February 6, 2010
2. Site of the home of James Dill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 11, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 862 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 11, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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