“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Houston in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)

Pillot House

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1. Missing Marker
Inscription.  Built 1868 by Eugene Pillot, at 1803 McKinney. Occupied for almost a century by his family.
Erected 1967 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 10745.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1868.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 29° 45.641′ N, 95° 22.315′ W. Marker was in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker could be reached from Bagby Street north of Lamar Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 1000 Bagby Street, Houston TX 77002, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. The Spirit of the Confederacy (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sons of the Republic of Texas (about 400 feet away); Ancient Order of Pilgrims (about 400 feet away); Alexander Hodge (about 500 feet away); Nichols-Rice-Cherry House (about 500 feet away); Sam Houston Park (about
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Photographed By Jim Evans, January 27, 2013
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500 feet away); Houston City, Republic of Texas (about 600 feet away); Kellum-Noble House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
More about this marker. In 2001 the Pillot House was severely damaged by Tropical Storm Allison and the marker put in storage at that time. The house has been restored and Houston Heritage Society plans to eventually replace the marker.
Also see . . .
1. Then & Now -- Article on History of Restoration. (Submitted on February 15, 2013, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
2. Pillot was a Partner in the Henke & Pillot Grocery Chain. (Submitted on February 15, 2013, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 15, 2013, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 518 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 9, 2010.   2. submitted on February 15, 2013, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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May. 19, 2022