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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Monaville, 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; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Waller County, TX (49) Austin County, TX (75) Fort Bend County, TX (65) Grimes County, TX (47) Harris County, TX (413) Montgomery County, TX (34) Washington County, TX (124)  WallerCounty(49) Waller County (49)  AustinCounty(75) Austin County (75)  FortBendCounty(65) Fort Bend County (65)  GrimesCounty(47) Grimes County (47)  HarrisCounty(413) Harris County (413)  MontgomeryCounty(34) Montgomery County (34)  WashingtonCounty(124) Washington County (124)
Location of Monaville, Texas
    Waller County (49)
    Austin County (75)
    Fort Bend County (65)
    Grimes County (47)
    Harris County (413)
    Montgomery County (34)
    Washington County (124)
 
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1Texas (Waller County), Monaville — 9384 — Frey - Benignus House
​ Swiss immigrant John Frey (1857-1925) and his German-born wife Mary (1862-1933) moved to Waller County in late 1889. They built a small two-room house, a barn, and smokehouse, and began a family farm. The couple eventually had fifteen . . . Map (db m157645) HM
2Texas (Waller County), Monaville — 9385 — Frey Cemetery
​ John Frey, born Johannes Frei in 1857 in Switzerland, came to America in 1877. He settled in Austin County, Texas, where he married German immigrant Mary Baethe in 1879. They eventually were the parents of fifteen children. They moved to . . . Map (db m157644) HM
3Texas (Waller County), Monaville — 9390 — Highland Home School
​ A small white frame schoolhouse, erected here in the 1890s, served families in this rural area until 1929. Initially called Boyd School for D. R. Boyd, on whose land it was built, it later became known as Highland Home School. Children in . . . Map (db m157642) HM
4Texas (Waller County), Monaville — 11376 — Monaville Independent School District
Monaville, Aurora, and Bracy Island schools opened in this area during the last quarter of the 19th century when many rural schools were established throughout Waller County. Bracy Island School, established nearby sometime prior to 1890, and . . . Map (db m157659) HM
5Texas (Waller County), Monaville — 9378 — Norris Wright Cuney(May 12, 1946 - March 3, 1898)
​ Born in the slave quarters of Sunnyside Plantation (3.2 mi.SE), Cuney displayed such intelligence as a boy that in 1859 he was sent to Wiley Street School for Negroes in Pittsburgh, PA. On returning to Texas after the Civil War, he studied . . . Map (db m157641) HM
 
 
 
Apr. 22, 2021