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DAYTON'S ROAD. Dayton's Road was built around 1834 and was the first road from Jonesborough to the Sulphur Fork prairies southeast of Clarksville.


Sallie M. Lentz, "Highlights of Early Harrison County," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 61 (October 1957). Rex W. Strickland, Anglo-American Activities in Northeastern Texas, 1803–1845 (Ph.D. dissertation, University of Texas, 1937).

Carolyn Hyman

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Carolyn Hyman, "DAYTON'S ROAD," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed December 01, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.