“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 Brookshire, Texas

Clickable Map of Waller 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> Waller County, TX (49) Austin County, TX (115) Fort Bend County, TX (122) Grimes County, TX (63) Harris County, TX (517) Montgomery County, TX (68) Washington County, TX (161)  WallerCounty(49) Waller County (49)  AustinCounty(115) Austin County (115)  FortBendCounty(122) Fort Bend County (122)  GrimesCounty(63) Grimes County (63)  HarrisCounty(517) Harris County (517)  MontgomeryCounty(68) Montgomery County (68)  WashingtonCounty(161) Washington County (161)
Hempstead is the county seat for Waller County
Brookshire is in Waller County
      Waller County (49)  
      Austin County (115)  
      Fort Bend County (122)  
      Grimes County (63)  
      Harris County (517)  
      Montgomery County (68)  
      Washington County (161)  
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1 Texas, Waller County, Brookshire — 9375 — Captain Nathen Brookshire
Participated in the storming and capture of Bexar, December 5th to 10th, 1835. A Captain in the Texas Army, 1836. Born in Tennessee, 1793. Died Jan. 10, 1853Map (db m145860) HM
2 Texas, Waller County, Brookshire — 9379 — Donigan House
A native of Turkey, Paul M. Donigan (1862-1930) came to the United States about 1890 to attend medical school. The presence of relatives in this area brought him to Brookshire upon graduation. In 1910, Dr. Donigan built this home for . . . Map (db m145858) HM
3 Texas, Waller County, Brookshire — 9383 — First Methodist Church of Brookshire
This church traces its origin to the establishment of the Union Chapel Methodist Church by the Rev. Churchill Fulshear in the former community of Pittsville (6 mi. S) in 1844. Union Chapel served settlers in this area and moved to a new location . . . Map (db m145857) HM
4 Texas, Waller County, Brookshire — 9391 — Kellner Townsite(in NE part, Stephen F. Austin grant to Wm. Cooper)
First town in area. Platted 1893 by John G. Kellner (1846-1933), donor, Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railroad right of way and station site. Kellner's rich Brazos River watershed farm and ranch lands produced rice, cattle, peanuts, . . . Map (db m145859) HM
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May. 22, 2024