Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Chandler in Henderson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Yarborough House

 
 
Yarborough House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, February 28, 2010
1. Yarborough House Marker
Inscription. Occupied since 1903 by Charles Richard and Nannie Jane Spear Yarborough and 3 generations of descendants. Birthplace in 1903 of United States Senator Ralph Webster Yarborough. In this house Charles R. Yarborough, as Justice of the Peace, performed many marriage ceremonies. In this house, he and Mrs. Yarborough on June 13, 1939, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Here on Jan. 1, 1959, he administered to his son the oath of office as Senator of the United States. C.R. Yarborough died here Oct. 24, 1964, aged 100 years, 11 days.
 
Erected 1966 by Texas Historical Survey Commission. (Marker Number 10380.)
 
Location. 32° 18.456′ N, 95° 28.551′ W. Marker is in Chandler, Texas, in Henderson County. Marker is on Old Tyler Road when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 426 Old Tyler Road, Chandler TX 75758, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cherokee Exodus from Texas (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Crane (approx. 0.8 miles away); Rock Hill Cemetery (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Major John Dean House (approx. 4 miles away); County Line Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 4 miles away); Wood-Verner Cemetery (approx. 5 miles away); Pleasant Retreat United Methodist Church (approx. 6.1 miles away); Smith County (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chandler.
 
More about this marker.
Yarborough House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Amanda Hartley, June 5, 2010
2. Yarborough House Marker
House is directly behind marker.
 
Also see . . .  Ralph Webster Yarborough - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on March 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Yarborough House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Amanda Hartley, June 5, 2010
3. Yarborough House Marker
Yarborough House image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, February 28, 2010
4. Yarborough House
Yarborough House image. Click for full size.
By Amanda Hartley, June 5, 2010
5. Yarborough House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 2, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas.   2, 3. submitted on June 5, 2010, by Amanda Hartley of Tyler, Texas.   4. submitted on March 2, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas.   5. submitted on June 5, 2010, by Amanda Hartley of Tyler, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement