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. First National Bank Building (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jefferson Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tyrrell Public Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Beaumont (approx. ¼ Henry Millard (approx. ¼ mile away); Saint Anthony's Cathedral (approx. half a mile away); Congregation Temple Emanuel (approx. half a mile away); Jefferson County Courthouse (approx. half a mile 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 30 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2021, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.