Near Wellington in Collingsworth County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Created • Organized
August 21, 1876 • November 4, 1890
Named in Honor of
The first Chief Justice of the
Republic of Texas. Signer of the
Declaration of Independence
at the Battle of San Jacinto
Secretary of State in Burnet's
Wellington, The County Seat
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 951.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 34° 53.538′ N, 100° 12.29′ W. Marker is near Wellington, Texas, in Collingsworth County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 83 and Texas Highway 203, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 83. Touch for map. Marker is located in grove of trees on west side of highway. Marker is in this post office area: Wellington TX 79095, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. O'Neil Building (approx. 2.6 miles away); First Methodist Church of Wellington (approx. 2.7 miles away); Methodism in Collingsworth County Collingsworth County Hospital (approx. 3 miles away); Quanah Parker Trail (approx. 4.7 miles away); Rocking Chair "Ranche" (approx. 4.7 miles away); The Red River Plunge of Bonnie and Clyde (approx. 4.7 miles away); Capt. Randolph Marcy's Exploration Route through Collingsworth County (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wellington.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
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