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New Braunfels in Comal County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Early Settlers’ Home

 
 
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By Brian Anderson, February 16, 2019
1. Early Settlers' Home Marker
Inscription.  Situated on lot deeded to colonist Christoph Luentzel. Adobe brick and cedar beam house was begun about 1850 by Heinrich Bevenroth (d. 1850), and enlarged by later owners Heinrich C. C. Pohlmann, Mrs. Elisabeth Gehrung, Egmond Schramm, and August Pursch.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1972


(New Braunfels Walking Tour Marker)
Early Settlers Home
(1850)

This adobe brick and cedar beam home is situated on a lot that was deeded to colonist Christoph Luentzel. It was first built in 1850 by Heinrich Bevenroth and enlarged by later owners Heinrich C. Pohlmann, Mrs. Elisabeth Gehrung, Edmond Schramm, and August Pursch. Now an office building.
 
Erected 1972 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 14099.)
 
Location. 29° 42.115′ N, 98° 7.344′ W. Marker is in New Braunfels, Texas, in Comal County. Marker is on South Seguin Avenue (Business State Highway 46), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker
Early Settlers' Home image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, February 16, 2019
2. Early Settlers' Home
is at or near this postal address: 251 South Seguin Avenue, New Braunfels TX 78130, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eiband and Fischer General Mercantile (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hinmann House (about 700 feet away); Comal County, C.S.A. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Main Plaza Bandstand (approx. 0.2 miles away); Spaß und Gemütlichkeit (approx. 0.2 miles away); Comal County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Braunfels (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Old Schmitz Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Braunfels.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 20, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.
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