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Historical Markers in Collegeport, Texas

 
Clickable Map of Matagorda County, Texas and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Matagorda County, TX (108) Brazoria County, TX (176) Calhoun County, TX (84) Jackson County, TX (14) Wharton County, TX (49)  MatagordaCounty(108) Matagorda County (108)  BrazoriaCounty(176) Brazoria County (176)  CalhounCounty(84) Calhoun County (84)  JacksonCounty(14) Jackson County (14)  WhartonCounty(49) Wharton County (49)
Bay City is the county seat for Matagorda County
Collegeport is in Matagorda County
      Matagorda County (108)  
ADJACENT TO MATAGORDA COUNTY
      Brazoria County (176)  
      Calhoun County (84)  
      Jackson County (14)  
      Wharton County (49)  
 
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1Texas (Matagorda County), Collegeport — 946 — Collegeport
Jonathan Edward Pierce and Abel Brown Pierce hired land developer Burton D. Hurd to sell off 9,000 acres of their ranch lands in 1908. The agreement with Hurd called for the development of a town that would include a college and a port on . . . Map (db m169089) HM
2Texas (Matagorda County), Collegeport — 12062 — First Presbyterian Church of Collegeport
The town of Collegeport, on Tres Palacios Bay in Matagorda County, was planned by the Burton D. Hurd Land Company as a promotional scheme for selling the lands of J.E. and A.B. Pierce. The company provided land for a townsite and the creation of . . . Map (db m169066) HM
3Texas (Matagorda County), Collegeport — 15568 — Pilkington Slough Ranch
The Pilkington Slough Ranch, of the Collegeport Community, has been an area landmark for more than 100 years. The original owners of the bulk of this land were Daniel, Elias and Erastus Yeamans, three brothers who fought in the Texas War for . . . Map (db m169081) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
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Dec. 1, 2022