Jesse Chisholm Grave Site

Jesse Chisholm Grave Site NE of town
Geary, OK 73040

Phone: 405-884-2765
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Jesse Chisholm -- trader, trailblazer, guide, interpreter and peacemaker -- lived the last 40 years of his life in Indian Territory. He died and was buried near Left Hand Spring, northeast of Geary on March 4, 1868. A granite marker sits on the site.

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Take 281 to Greenfield, OK. Then go on 1st St North to E0800. Turn right, East, to N2650 Rd. Turn right ,South, on N2650 and go to 248th NW. Turn right ,West, and it will take you to the grave, which will also be on the right hand side, North approximately one mile. Latitude: 35.72624 Logitude: -98.29077

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Melba Nance




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From Jay on 08/13/11

Okay, here are the directions for those who just want to go there. Take 281 to Greenfield, OK. Then go on 1st St North to E0800. Turn right, East, to N2650 Rd. Turn right ,South, on N2650 and go to 248th NW. Turn right ,West, and it will take you to the grave, which will also be on the right hand side, North. Looks like it should only be about a mile at the most. Jay


From Jay M on 08/13/11

sorry, here's the correct latitude and longitude Lat 35.72624 Long 98.29077 Both mapquest and yahoo maps find the same location. Have fun everyone. Jay


 
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