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Near Daniel in Sublette County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Pinckey W. Sublette

Died 1865

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, August 25, 2014
1. Pinckey W. Sublette Marker
Inscription.
Buried on Fontenelle Creek, exhumed 1897, taken to the U.S.Circuit Court at St. Louis, Mo., returned by a court order to Sublette County, Wyoming to be buried here July 27, 1935.
Placed
July 4, 1936
The Historical Landmark Commission
of Wyoming

 
Erected 1936 by Historical Landmark Commission of Wyoming.
 
Location. 42° 51.974′ N, 110° 2.65′ W. Marker is near Daniel, Wyoming, in Sublette County. Marker is on Seven Mile River Ranch Road near U.S. 189. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Daniel WY 83115, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Holy Mass in Wyoming (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Green River Rendezvous (approx. 1.4 miles away); Narcissa Prentiss Whitman (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Prairie of the Mass (approx. 2 miles away); Rendezvous - Birth of an Empire (approx. 3.3 miles away); Fort Bonneville (approx. 5 miles away); Welcome to the Riparian Community of Duck Creek (approx. 5.1 miles away); A Pause on a Journey (approx. 8.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Daniel.
 
More about this marker. This marker
Pinckey W. Sublette Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 25, 2014
2. Pinckey W. Sublette Marker
is located near the monument celebrating the first mass in Wyoming performed by Father Pierre DeSmet.
 
Also see . . .  Pinckney W Sublette - Find A Grave. Pinckney Sublette, a younger brother of Captain William Sublette who was a leader of a band of free trappers in this region from 1826 till 1840, lost his life about 1828 and was buried in the valley of Fontenelle Creek southwest of LaBarge. Several years ago his grave was located by descendants of the Sublettes and the remains were removed to St. Louis as a matter of necessity in establishing the identity and fate of Pinckney Sublette... (Submitted on January 28, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Additional keywords. fur trade
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 28, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 28, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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