Details for Nancy Parker Cabin (Atlas Number 5399003547)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5399003547

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Marker Number 3547
Atlas Number 5399003547
Marker Title Nancy Parker Cabin
Index Entry Parker, Nancy, Cabin
Address FM 382, via FM 1770 E of Winters
City Winters
County Runnels
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 429196
UTM Northing 3545761
Subject Codes medical topics and health professionals; women, women's history topics
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location From Winters, take FM 1770 east 12 miles then FM 382 north about 4 miles
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Home of "Grandma" (Mrs. John) Parker, local herb doctor. Here she brewed medicinal teas in a huge pot over an open fire; walked miles in Indian-infested country to visit the sick. Lived here over a decade. Sold cabin after eyesight failed, 1888. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1970