0 votes
46 views
asked by TouristAsks
How did Fort Worth get its name?

1 Answer

0 votes
answered by TravelGuru
General William S. Harney was assigned to Worth's position. He ordered Major Ripley A. Arnold to find a new fort site near the confluence of the West and Clear Forks. On 6 June 1849, Arnold established a post on the banks of the Trinity and named it Camp Worth in honor of the late General Worth.
Welcome to All about Travel site, where you can find questions and answers on everything about TRAVEL
...