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

Dorsie M. Pinnell

(June 25, 1875-July 23, 1939)

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, October 25, 2012
1. Dorsie M. Pinnell Marker
Inscription.  Descendant of a Virginian who fought in the American Revolution. Came to Texas at 17 for health. Served (1898-1899) in Spanish-American War, Co. K, 1st Texas Inf. Vol. Regt. Later took up ranching in Andrews County. Married Jessie Whitten; had 4 sons.
Recorded - 1968

 
Erected 1968 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 1257.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, Spanish-American. A significant historical year for this entry is 1968.
 
Location. 32° 18.835′ N, 102° 33.725′ W. Marker is in Andrews, Texas, in Andrews County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of State Highway 176 and SW 13th Street. Marker is in Andrews County Old Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Andrews TX 79714, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Townsite of Andrews (approx. half a mile away); Early Settlers (approx. half a mile away); The J. S. Means Ranch House (approx. half a mile away); C.E. Carruth Bi-Centennial Building (approx. half
Dorsie M. Pinnell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 25, 2012
2. Dorsie M. Pinnell Marker
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a mile away); American Civil War / Spanish American War (approx. half a mile away); World War I (approx. half a mile away); Vietnam War (approx. half a mile away); Korean War (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Andrews.
 
Dorsie M. Pinnell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 25, 2012
3. Dorsie M. Pinnell Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 25, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 950 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 25, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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