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Near Brenham in Washington County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Home Built in 1845 by General Jerome B. Robertson

(1815-1891)

 
 
Home Built in 1845 by General Jerome B. Robertson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry D. Moore, June 11, 2018
1. Home Built in 1845 by General Jerome B. Robertson Marker
Inscription.
A captain in the
army of the Republic of Texas
1836
A captain in the
Somervell Expedition
1842
Representative and Senator
in the Texas Legislature
Brigadier General
of Hood's Brigade C. S. A.

 
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 8418.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 30° 19.008′ N, 96° 20.736′ W. Marker is near Brenham, Texas, in Washington County. Marker is on Hood Hotel Road 0.1 miles east of Farm to Market Road 50, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brenham TX 77833, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baylor University for Boys (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert Emmett Bledsoe Baylor (about 400 feet away); General Sam Houston (about 500 feet away); Baylor University on Windmill Hill (about 600 feet away); Old Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Houston-Lea Family Cemetery
Home Built in 1845 by General Jerome B. Robertson image. Click for full size.
By Larry D. Moore, June 11, 2018
2. Home Built in 1845 by General Jerome B. Robertson
(approx. mile away); Margaret Moffette Lea Houston (approx. mile away); Liberty Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brenham.
 
Also see . . .  Robertson, Jerome Bonaparte. from the Handbook of Texas Online (Submitted on June 13, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas.) 
 
Categories. War, Texas Independence
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 12, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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