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Anahuac in Chambers County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Home of Thomas Jefferson Chambers

1802 - 1865

 
 
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By Brian Anderson, August 5, 2018
1. Home of Thomas Jefferson Chambers Marker
Inscription. Surveyor General of Texas, 1829. Sole superior judge of Texas before 1836. Active in the cause of independence. Member of Secession Convention, 1861. Chambersea, later Anahuac, and a Texas county were named in his honor.
 
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 9116.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 29° 46.26′ N, 94° 41.068′ W. Marker is in Anahuac, Texas, in Chambers County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue (State Highway 61) and Cummings Street, on the right when traveling south on Washington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 202 Cummings Street, Anahuac TX 77514, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chambersea (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dr. N.T. Schilling Medical Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Lone Star Canal (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chambers County (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Anahuac (approx. one mile away); Juan Davis Bradburn (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Anahuac (approx. 1.1 miles away); Robert McAlpin Williamson (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anahuac.
 
Also see . . .  Chambers, Thomas Jefferson - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on August 8, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.) 
 
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