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Teague in Freestone County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

The Dr. Emmet Headlee House

 
 
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By James Hulse, April 19, 2021
1. The Dr. Emmet Headlee House Marker
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Built 1906 in Brewer (now Teague). Builder (b. 1848 - d. 1918) was son of a Methodist preacher who was also a Confederate Army surgeon in Civil War; in turn was father and grandfather of doctors. Came to Texas 1866; became a planter, church leader, Brewer's first postmaster; a civic leader, peace officer, banker, druggist, school trustee, Mason, citizen influencing railroad building. This is Teague's oldest home.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965
 
Erected 1965 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9884.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1906.
 
Location. 31° 37.358′ N, 96° 16.64′ W. Marker is in Teague, Texas, in Freestone County. Marker is at the intersection of South 10th Avenue and Pine Street, on the right when traveling south on South 10th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 420 South 10th Avenue, Teague TX 75860, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John F. Wallace House (approx. ¼ mile away); First Baptist Church of Teague
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By James Hulse, April 19, 2021
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(approx. half a mile away); The “Boll Weevil” Railway (approx. half a mile away); Town of Teague (approx. half a mile away); Llewellyn Notley (approx. 1.2 miles away); William Rufus Boyd, Jr. (approx. 1.2 miles away); Captain Richard B. Haley (approx. 3½ miles away); Salem Predestinarian Baptist Church and Cemetery (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Teague.
 
The view of the Dr. Emmet Headlee House and Marker from the street image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, April 19, 2021
3. The view of the Dr. Emmet Headlee House and Marker from the street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 21, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.

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