Beaumont in Jefferson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of the home of Noah Tevis who came to Texas in 1826 and built his cabin on land not granted until 1835. On a portion of this known as Tevis Bluff, the town of Beaumont was laid out before his death December 6, 1835.
Erected by the State of Texas 1936.
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 10574.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list.
Location. 30° 5.078′ N, 94° 5.878′ W. Marker is in Beaumont, Texas, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Tevis Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaumont TX 77701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Enterprise-Journal (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Travis Street Substation (about 500 feet away); Central Fire Station (about 500 feet away); Sanders House First National Bank Building (about 800 feet away); Jefferson Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Westminster Presbyterian Church Of Beaumont (approx. 0.2 miles away); Young Women's Christian Association of Beaumont (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beaumont.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 2, 2021, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 379 times since then and 160 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2021, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.