Hempstead in Waller County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Groce Family Plantations
Erected 1970 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9386.)
Location. 30° 4.848′ N, 96° 1.572′ W. Marker is in Hempstead, Texas, in Waller County. Marker is on Old Houston Highway (Business U.S. 290) 0.3 miles from Oak Lane, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Directly across the highway from a Texas Historical marker roadside sign. Marker is in this post office area: Hempstead TX 77445, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clear Creek Confederate War Camps (here, next to this marker); Gen. George and Libbie Custer Campsite (approx. 1.8 miles away); Waller County (approx. 3.3 miles away); Hempstead, C.S.A. (approx. 3.3 miles away); Former Waller County Post Offices (approx. 3.3 miles away); Ahrenbeck-Urban Home (approx. 3˝ miles away); Primus Kelly (approx. 10.6 miles away); Early Texas River Steamers (approx. 10.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hempstead.
Also see . . .
1. Archeology Dig for Groce Family Plantation. (Submitted on June 9, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
2. About Jared Groce. (Submitted on June 9, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 505 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 9, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.