“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 Azle, 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 (67) Hood County, TX (43) Jack County, TX (25) Johnson County, TX (56) Palo Pinto County, TX (33) Tarrant County, TX (356) Wise County, TX (60)  ParkerCounty(67) Parker County (67)  HoodCounty(43) Hood County (43)  JackCounty(25) Jack County (25)  JohnsonCounty(56) Johnson County (56)  PaloPintoCounty(33) Palo Pinto County (33)  TarrantCounty(356) Tarrant County (356)  WiseCounty(60) Wise County (60)
Weatherford is the county seat for Parker County
Azle is in Parker County
      Parker County (67)  
      Hood County (43)  
      Jack County (25)  
      Johnson County (56)  
      Palo Pinto County (33)  
      Tarrant County (356)  
      Wise County (60)  
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1 Texas, Parker County, Azle — 220 — Ash Creek Cemetery
The oldest known graves in this community burial ground are those of Dave Morrison (1849-1874) and W. P. Gregg (1833-1874). Dr. James Azle Stewart, for whom Azle is named, and John Giles Reynolds, early grist mill operator, each donated an acre of . . . Map (db m147141) HM
2 Texas, Tarrant County, Azle — 255 — Azle Christian Church
This congregation grew from worship services conducted here in the 1880s on land donated by Dr. Azle Stewart, for whom the town was named. Organized in 1890, the Fellowship met under a brush arbor until 1893, when the first sanctuary was . . . Map (db m147198) HM
3 Texas, Tarrant County, Azle — 3564 — Azle Post OfficeNear site of
Originally named O'Bar, the Azle Post Office opened in 1881. The name was changed in 1883 for Dr. Azle Stewart, who gave land for the townsite. Initially the post office was located in a store. Postmaster Cora Lovell moved the operation to a frame . . . Map (db m147140) HM
4 Texas, Tarrant County, Azle — 2713 — James Azle Steward(1831-1889)
Tennessee native James Azle Steward came to Texas prior to 1860. He and his wife, Mary E. Fowler Steward, were among the early settlers of this area. Steward was a well-known, respected pioneer physician. The settlement, which had been known by . . . Map (db m147139) HM
5 Texas, Tarrant County, Azle — 2959 — Kiowa Raid on Walnut Creek
In April 1867 a band of about sixty Kiowa Indians, led by Chiefs Satank and Satanta, raided the home of William Hamleton on Walnut Creek. Hamleton was away when the Kiowas killed his wife, Sally, and captured two children, Lavina and Mary. Lavina . . . Map (db m241776) HM
6 Texas, Tarrant County, Azle — 5838 — William M. Rice(Aug. 22, 1803 - Feb. 16,1878)
William M. Rice first came to Texas in 1834 and settled in what is now Nacogdoches County, where he was involved in frontier defense and served a an alcalde in the Mexican government. He served in the Texas Revolution and was wounded in the . . . Map (db m147092) HM
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Jul. 17, 2024