Near Huntington in Angelina County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of the Town of Jonesville
Second county seat of
August 22, 1854 May 19,1858
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 7008.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1885.
Location. 31° 15.434′ N, 94° 33.869′ W. Marker is near Huntington, Texas, in Angelina County. Marker is on U.S. 69, on the left when traveling south. @ 1.5 miles south of Huntington. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington TX 75949, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Huntington (approx. 1.9 miles away); Homer Cemetery (approx. 4.3 miles away); Site of the town of Homer (approx. 4.8 miles away); Lindsey Springs Logging Camp (approx. 7.8 miles away); Joseph Herrington (approx. 8.2 miles away); Fairview SchoolEwing (approx. 9.1 miles away); Whitehouse Cemetery (approx. 9½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
Also see . . . History of the Town of Jonesville. (Submitted on November 1, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 25, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,211 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 25, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.