Teague in Freestone County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
(October 9, 1888 - April 27, 1970)
Outstanding educator, scholar, civic leader, and historian. Born in Paris (Tex.), son of W.J. and Elizabeth Kilpatrick Notley. Took B.A. and M.A. degrees, University of Texas. Served as teacher and school administrator, 1912-53. Chairman of Freestone County Historical Survey Committee, 1962-70, and Burlington-Rock Island Railroad Museum Association. Won civic service and history awards. Married Mary Ettie Waterman; was father of two daughters.
Recorded - 1971
Erected 1971 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9897.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1971.
Location. 31° 37.319′ N, 96° 17.859′ W. Marker is in Teague, Texas, in Freestone County. Marker can be reached from Cemetery Road 0.2 miles west of County Highway 853. The marker is located in the northwest section of the Greenwood Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. William Rufus Boyd, Jr. (about 400 feet away, measured Town of Teague (approx. 0.8 miles away); The “Boll Weevil” Railway (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Baptist Church of Teague (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Dr. Emmet Headlee House (approx. 1.2 miles away); John F. Wallace House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Captain Richard B. Haley (approx. 3.9 miles away); Salem Predestinarian Baptist Church and Cemetery (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Teague.
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 29 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 21, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.