“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Aledo, Texas

Clickable Map of Parker County, Texas and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Parker County, TX (64) Hood County, TX (43) Jack County, TX (25) Johnson County, TX (56) Palo Pinto County, TX (33) Tarrant County, TX (321) Wise County, TX (54)  ParkerCounty(64) Parker County (64)  HoodCounty(43) Hood County (43)  JackCounty(25) Jack County (25)  JohnsonCounty(56) Johnson County (56)  PaloPintoCounty(33) Palo Pinto County (33)  TarrantCounty(321) Tarrant County (321)  WiseCounty(54) Wise County (54)
Weatherford is the county seat for Parker County
Aledo is in Parker County
      Parker County (64)  
      Hood County (43)  
      Jack County (25)  
      Johnson County (56)  
      Palo Pinto County (33)  
      Tarrant County (321)  
      Wise County (54)  
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1 Texas, Parker County, Aledo — 16882 — Aledo United Methodist Church
Aledo United Methodist Church began in April 1878 when Methodists acquired an interest in a small frame structure named Alma Hall in Alma, an 1870s-era settlement considered the precursor to Aledo. With the advent of the Texas & Pacific Railway line . . . Map (db m152961) HM
2 Texas, Parker County, Aledo — 18203 — Bankhead Highway in Aledo
Commonly referred to as the "Broadway of America," the Bankhead Highway linked cities and towns throughout the nation as one of the first transcontinental highways of the 1920s. In the wake of the First World War, the American government sought to . . . Map (db m94354) HM
3 Texas, Parker County, Aledo — 17978 — City of Aledo
In 1849, the U. S. Army built Fort Worth to establish a line of defense against Indian raids and also to protect Indian lands from settlement. By 1855, farms, ranches and small settlements dotted eastern Parker County and the frontier encroached . . . Map (db m152962) HM
4 Texas, Parker County, Aledo — 1607 — First Baptist Church of Aledo
This congregation was organized on September 25, 1879. The first church building was located on land (2.5 mi. SE) donated by a Mr. Middleton, who asked that the structure be named Alma Hall in memory of his daughter. The hall was shared with a . . . Map (db m152963) HM
5 Texas, Parker County, Aledo — 2555 — Hood Family Cemetery
South Carolina native A. J. Hood (b. 1820) migrated to Cherokee County, Texas, about 1846. Ten years later, after representing that area during two terms of the state legislature, he moved his family here. Hood opened a law office in Weatherford . . . Map (db m189721) HM
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Dec. 5, 2023