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Image for EARLIEST Death Date Recorded on a Stone Marker in Boren Cemetery - Reagor Springs, TXview gallery
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First of its KindEARLIEST Death Date Recorded on a Stone Marker in Boren Cemetery - Reagor Springs, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the front of Boren Cemetery indicates that the earliest death date recorded on a stone marker is that of Sidney T. Boren, who died in 1868.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/6/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - seat of justice & territorial judge for Marion County, AL

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The first seat of justice for Marion County was actually in Mississippi

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/4/2015

last visited: 5/25/2016

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First of its KindFirst Public Institution of Higher Education in Texas - Texas A&M University - College Station, TX

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The Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas was established by the Texas state legislature on April 17, 1871.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/4/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burials in Fairview Cemetery - Gainesville, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker near the office at Fairview Cemetery indicates that the two children of William and Harriet Bell Howeth, Thomas and Louisa, were the first burials here in 1854 after they were killed in a tornado.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/1/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in High Cemetery - Canton, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker inside High Cemetery, near Canton, TX, indicates that Nancy Jane Hubbard was the first burial in the cemetery, back in 1859.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/29/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Burials at Killough Cemetery,Cherokee Co. TX

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Isaac Killough and 18 family members, early Cherokee Co. TX pioneers killed in the worst Indian attack in East Texas, were buried here at what became Killough Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/29/2015

last visited: 5/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Burial at Grimes Cemetery, nr Jacksonville TX

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Little Cassandra "Ella" Grimes is the first person buried on the part of the Grimes family farm that became Grimes Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/29/2015

last visited: 5/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Lynn County officials, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the Lynn County, in front of the Lynn County Courthouse preserves the names of the first Lynn County officials to serve the citizens who lived here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Schools in Lynn County, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the Lynn County, in front of the Lynn County Courthouse preserves the location of the first school in the county.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Issue of "The Lynn County News," Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the town of Tahoka, in front of City Hall tells the tale of the first issue of the Lynn County News, still publishing today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Mayor of Tahoka, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the town of Tahoka, in front of City Hall tells the tale of the town's founding, and commemorates its first Mayor, J. E. Stokes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Courthouse in Garza County, Post TX

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One of five historic markers on the West side of the Garza County courthouse grounds tells the tale of two firsts in Garza County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Court session in Garza County, Post TX

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One of five historic markers on the West side of the Garza County courthouse groundstells the tale of two firsts in Garza County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Living artist featured, Outdoor Art Museum, Eastland TX

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Joe Barrington is the first living artist to have his work featured at the Eastland Outdoor Art Museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 5/28/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Burial in Thurber Cemetery, Thurber TX

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Little Eva Chapman, who was born and died on 21 Dec 1890, is the first burial in Thurber's historic multiethnic cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/20/2015

last visited: 7/3/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Hotel owned by Conrad Hilton, Cisco TX

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The Mobley Hotel in Cisco, where Conrad Hilton's hotel empire began

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: 1/16/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Woman to serve in the US Senate - Cartersville, GA

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"Rebecca Ann Latimer Felton was an American writer, lecturer, reformer, and politician who became the first woman to serve in the United States Senate." ~ Wikipedia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Jewish Synogogue in Tarrant County, Ahavath Sholom, Fort Worth TX

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The historic marker at Ahavath Sholom Cemetery in Fort Worth TX, a sacred burial ground for the members of the first synagogue in Fort Worth

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: 7/24/2015

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First of its KindFirst Log Cabin - Norwich, NY

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The first log cabin in Norwich was on the site that the County Courthouse is now on.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Army Unit to Land on European Soil in WWII, Veteran's Memorial Park, Fort Worth TX

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A memorial to the men who served in the US Army 36th Infantry division in WWII, the first Army unit to land on European soil in WWII, and the 27,000 casualties sustained by French Army units fighting with the 36th in Europe

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: 6/22/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Well in Olinda Oil Field - Brea, CA

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This well is well over 100 years old.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- City Recreational Building - San Juan Capistrano, CA

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The first city recreational building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: 6/29/2016

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First of its KindOLDEST Daughter of W.R. Talley - Nocona Cemetery - Nocona, TX

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The headstone of Ruth (Talley) Berg proclaims that she was the oldest daughter of W.R. Talley, Located in Nocona Cemetery, Nocona, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Officer killed in the Civil War - Cartersville, GA

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First officer killed in Civil War at First Battle of Manassas (Bull Run)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Road in Lamapas County, US190 W of Lometa TX

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A state historic marker located west of Lometa TX on the US 190 preserves the history of an important early Texas frontier road, and the first road in what became Lamapasas County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 7/24/2015

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