Near Brenham in Washington County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Home Built in 1845 by General Jerome B. Robertson
army of the Republic of Texas
A captain in the
Representative and Senator
in the Texas Legislature
of Hood's Brigade C. S. A.
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 8418.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, Texas Independence. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list.
Location. 30° 19.008′ N, 96° 20.736′ W. Marker is near Brenham, Texas, in Washington County. Marker is on Hood Hotel Road 0.1 miles east of Farm to Market Road 50, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brenham TX 77833, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baylor University for Boys (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert Emmett Bledsoe Baylor (about 400 feet away); General Sam Houston (about 500 feet away); Baylor University on Windmill Hill Old Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Houston-Lea Family Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Margaret Moffette Lea Houston (approx. ¼ mile away); Liberty Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brenham.
Also see . . . Robertson, Jerome Bonaparte. from the Handbook of Texas Online (Submitted on June 13, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 14, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 12, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 12, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.