Dechman Celebrated in Grand Prairie

According to oral histories, Alexander Dechman might have traded his wagon and oxen in 1861 for the 239 acres of land that would become Grand Prairie, or he might have paid $1,000 for the land. Grand Prairie Councilwoman Jorga Clemson and members of the Grand Prairie Historical Organization celebrated the beginnings of Grand Prairie with…

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