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Historical Markers in Cottondale, Texas

 
Clickable Map of Wise County, Texas and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Wise County, TX (49) Cooke County, TX (28) Denton County, TX (92) Jack County, TX (20) Montague County, TX (23) Parker County, TX (46) Tarrant County, TX (237)  WiseCounty(49) Wise County (49)  CookeCounty(28) Cooke County (28)  DentonCounty(92) Denton County (92)  JackCounty(20) Jack County (20)  MontagueCounty(23) Montague County (23)  ParkerCounty(46) Parker County (46)  TarrantCounty(237) Tarrant County (237)
Decatur is the county seat for Wise County
Cottondale is in Wise County
      Wise County (49)  
ADJACENT TO WISE COUNTY
      Cooke County (28)  
      Denton County (92)  
      Jack County (20)  
      Montague County (23)  
      Parker County (46)  
      Tarrant County (237)  
 
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1Texas (Wise County), Cottondale — 18184 — "Machine Gun" Kelley
During the Prohibition era, organized crime increased. Big-name gangsters like Al Capone ruled the streets while public enemies such as Bonnie and Clyde swept across the country. One of the most infamous criminals of this time was George Francis . . . Map (db m201974) HM
2Texas (Wise County), Cottondale — 1078 — Cottondale
Area's oldest settlement. Platted by landowner B. F. Banks, who also gave lots for public use. Named, 1875, for lush growth of cotton planted by John Bridges, blacksmith, to finance a trip to Alabama to bring back his bride. Paradise . . . Map (db m146871) HM
 
 
  
  
  
 
 
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Sep. 27, 2022