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N.P. Thomas - Springtown Cemetery - Springtown, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil
N 32° 57.695 W 097° 40.906
14S E 623202 N 3647798
Quick Description: Woodmen of the World monument for Nathaniel Pendergrass "Doc" Thomas, in historic Springtown Cemetery, Springtown, TX.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 10/22/2018 6:30:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMZD3K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamBPL
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Long Description:
Doc Thomas was a Texas Ranger who was murdered while on duty in Amarillo, in a dispute with a local sheriff who objected to the way that Thomas had handled the removal from the county jail of a man wanted in Arkansas. A Texas Ranger Memorial Cross stands in front of his monument, whose inscription reads:

Doc
N.P. Thomas

Born
Mar. 5, 1859
Died
Jan. 5, 1909

Was the inscription legible?: Yes

Location of Marker/Monument: Cemetery

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