Near Brazoria in Brazoria County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Levi Jordan Plantation
Home built 1848-1851 by slave labor; materials came by sea, Florida to Velasco, and up the San Bernard River.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967
Erected 1967 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9570.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1848.
Location. 28° 59.898′ N, 95° 38.868′ W. Marker is near Brazoria, Texas, in Brazoria County. Marker is on FM 521 Road (Farm to Market Road 521), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sweeny TX 77480, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. History of Paradise Memorial Cemetery (approx. 2 miles away); McCroskey-Stringfellow House (approx. 4˝ miles away); Sweeny Cemetery (approx. 5.2 miles away); Thomas Jefferson Sweeny (approx. 5.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Brazoria (approx. 5.6 miles away); Brazoria Fallen Heroes Memorial Henry Smith (approx. 5.8 miles away); Masonic Oak (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brazoria.
Also see . . . Levi Jordan at The Handbook of Texas. (Submitted on May 11, 2021, by Chris Kneupper of Brazoria, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2021, by Chris Kneupper of Brazoria, Texas. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 11, 2021, by Chris Kneupper of Brazoria, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.