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

Isaac and Victoria Miers

Isaac and Victoria Miers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, May 28, 2018
1. Isaac and Victoria Miers Marker
Inscription. One of the early families in Sonora was that of Isaac and Victoria Miers. They built the fifth house in Sonora. Isaac was born April 13, 1835 in Carrol County, Mississippi. Victoria was born December 11, 1841 in Painsville, Lake County, Ohio. They married in Madisonville, Texas, January 13,1867. Their children were:
Mary Adelaide Lula (Jackson)-5-18-1868
William Andrew-9-27-1870
Robert E. Lee-7-4-1872
Eula Electra Ida (Markwood)-8-28-1874
Wilburn Edward-8-4-1877
Alma Nancy Carrie (Savell)-10-11-1879
George Pink-10-18-1883

Location. 30° 34.325′ N, 100° 38.667′ W. Marker is in Sonora, Texas, in Sutton County. Marker is at the intersection of North Water Avenue and East Main Street, on the right when traveling north on North Water Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is located on the courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 East Oak Street, Sonora TX 76950, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Walter Ephriam Whitehead (here, next to this marker); E.F. & Bessie Wyatt Vanderstucken (here, next to this marker); David & Serena Estes Adams / James & Cora Vincent Trainer (here, next to this marker); George S. Allison & Wife, Margaret Thornhill (here, next to this marker); The Espy Family (here, next to this marker); B.M. Halbert (here, next to this marker); Robert Halbert & Battie Halbert (here, next to this marker); Fred and Serena Adams Trainer (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sonora.
More about this marker. This marker is one of 22 that commemorate early settler families of Sutton County. Although the markers bear the seal of the State of Texas, these are not official historical markers placed by the Texas Historical Commission.
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Last updated on June 30, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. Photo   1. submitted on June 25, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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