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Texas Historical MarkersHighland Home School

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A marker on Cochran Road in the center of rural Waller county, denoting the location of an old community schoolhouse before it closed in 1929.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/4/2015

last visited: 1/30/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersFrey Cemetery

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A marker on Blinka Road in the center of rural Waller county, by the gate entrance towards the Frey Family burial ground.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/4/2015

last visited: 1/30/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersFrey-Benignus House

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A marker on Blinka Road in the center of rural Waller county, denoting the location of a 100-year old agricultural homestead that is still in the hands of the original owners' ancestors to this day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/4/2015

last visited: 1/30/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of St. Mary's Catholic Church and Cemetery

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A marker just off FM-362 2 miles south of Waller, denoting the history of an old Catholic Church founded by Czech immigrants after the Civil War. All that remains is the cemetery bearing many Czech tombstones (maintained by another catholic church).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/5/2015

last visited: 1/30/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersMonaville Independent School District

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A marker on FM-1887 just west of FM-359 in Monaville (Waller County), denoting the site of an old community school -- and associated school district -- before it closed in 1953.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersPine Island Baptist Church

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A small Baptist Church Located at the intersection of Brumlow and Pine Island Roads in Waller County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BASECAMPTX

location: Texas

date approved: 6/30/2009

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of Groce's Ferry

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A 1936 gray granite centennial marker on FM-1887, 3 miles south of Hempstead (Waller County), denoting the actual site of the old historical ferry across the Brazos river.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/22/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst United Methodist Church of Waller

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A marker by the corner of the First UMC in Waller, Waller county. Originally known as the Waller Methodist Episcopal Church - South, it was established in 1888.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/5/2015

last visited: 2/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersWaller

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A marker by Waller's city hall, denoting the history of this town straddling the Waller and Harris county lines. Although Waller is near the "Houston–Woodlands–Sugarland" metropolitan area, it's still quite rural in nature to date.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of South Texas Baptist College

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A marker by the Waller Jr. High School in Waller (Waller county). The educational building in the background is obviously new, but this campus used to be the South Texas Baptist College before it got destroyed by the Great Storm of 1900.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/13/2015

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersClear Creek Confederate War Camps

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This marker stands next to the Groce Family Plantations marker next to US 290 in Hempstead.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 2/2/2011

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersGroce Family Plantations

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A roadside marker in Hempstead, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamKing

location: Texas

date approved: 3/29/2007

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersPrairie View A&M University

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A marker at Prairie View A&M University.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamKing

location: Texas

date approved: 3/29/2007

last visited: 1/4/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersWyatt Chapel Community Cemetery

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A marker by the Wyatt Chapel Community Cemetery, just across from Prairie View A&M University. The cemetery used to be a burial site for the slaves of two nearby plantations and was still in use until the 1950's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2015

last visited: 1/4/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersCaptain Alfred H. Wyly

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A 1936 gray granite centennial marker lying horizontally over the grave of Alfred Henderson Wyly in Hempstead's (Waller County) old Hempstead Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/22/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersPlantation Home of Edwin Waller 1800-1883

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A stone marker in Hempstead, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamKing

location: Texas

date approved: 3/29/2007

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersNorris Wright Cuney

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One of two markers in honor of Texas' most notable African-American leader Norris Wright Cuney: both are identically titled but differ in text and are placed 100+ miles (and 26 years!) apart. This is on FM-529 near his birthplace South of Hempstead.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/1/2015

last visited: 12/30/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersGen. George and Libbie Custer Campsite

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A marker near Liendo Plantation in Hempstead, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamKing

location: Texas

date approved: 3/29/2007

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersCamp Site Of the Texas Army

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A pink granite TX Highway Department marker on US 159 on the southern end of Hempstead, 5 miles Southeast of General Sam Houston's campsite in early April 1836 before his army finally crossed the Brazos river during the Runaway Scrape.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/11/2015

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersShiloh Baptist Church

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A marker by the Shiloh Baptist Church a few miles North of Prairie View in rural Waller county. Another marker can be found a few yards further North, by its associated cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2015

last visited: 1/4/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersShiloh Cemetery

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A marker by the Shiloh Cemetery a few miles North of Prairie View in rural Waller county. Another historical marker can be found a few yards South of here (near the entrance of Shiloh Baptist Church).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2015

last visited: 1/4/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst United Methodist Church of Hempstead

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A marker by the entrance of the current First UMC in Hempstead, Waller county. Originally known as the Methodist Episcopal Church South, the church was established in 1857 and is one of the oldest Methodist churches in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersHempstead High School

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A marker by Hempstead's old High School on Hwy 159 near Groce St., denoting that institution's history. Hempstead is the county seat of Waller County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: 1/5/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersAhrenbeck-Urban Home

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A plaque and medallion by a private residence in downtown Hempstead, Waller county; its original owner was one of the city's mayors during the Reconstruction Era (along with his brother).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/3/2015

last visited: 1/30/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersHempstead, C.S.A.

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Located at the front of the courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 11/21/2009

last visited: 1/5/2015

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