Details for Home of Monroe Dodson (Atlas Number 5485002541)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5485002541


Marker Number 2541
Atlas Number 5485002541
Marker Title Home of Monroe Dodson
Index Entry Dodson, Monroe, Home of
Address 403 N. Ave. E
City Burkburnett
County Wichita
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location near East Main & 5th Street
Marker Size
Marker Text (1844-1927) Tennessean and former Union soldier under Gen. Grant. Came to Texas 1867, here 1878. First permanent settler here. Helped build church, school, Masonic Lodge. His cattle brand (Half Circle D) was the second registered in the county. Married twice, he had eleven children.