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Daniel Ross-2A 29-Chattanooga
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 35° 00.982 W 085° 19.371
16S E 653019 N 3876143
Quick Description: A marker across from the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum in Chattanooga.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 3/8/2015 5:53:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMNFYZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
Views: 3

Long Description:
The home of this early trader and pioneer stood about 250 yards east. Born in Scotland, 1760, coming to this area in 1785, he shortly after married a daughter of John McDonald, trader, who lived at the site of Rossville, Ga. His eldest son, John, became a famous chief of the Cherokee. First school in the Cherokee Nation was at the Ross home, about 1800.
Marker Name: Daniel Ross

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Person

Marker Number: 2A 29

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission


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