Details for Site of the Plantation of Edward H. Tarrant (Atlas Number 5139007154)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5139007154


Marker Number 7154
Atlas Number 5139007154
Marker Title Site of the Plantation of Edward H. Tarrant
Index Entry Tarrant, Edward H., Site of The Plantation of
City Forreston
County Ellis
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 702404
UTM Northing 3567206
Subject Codes state official
Marker Year 1936
Marker Location On private property off Lumkins Rd., 3 mi. SE of Forreston.
Marker Size 1936 Centennial - Subject Marker (gray granite)
Marker Text Veteran of the War of 1812, pioneer Indian fighter, commander of Texas frontier troops, statesman of vision. The house was built in 1845 near by he built the first mill in Ellis County. Here he resided until his death, August 2, 1858.