Details for A. C. Jones Home (Atlas Number 5025007126)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5025007126


Marker Number 7126
Atlas Number 5025007126
Marker Title A. C. Jones Home
Index Entry Jones, A. C., Home
Address 611 E. Jones St.
City Beeville
County Bee
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 622740
UTM Northing 3143493
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 611 E. Jones St., Beeville
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1906 by Mrs. Jane Field Jones, (1842-1918), philanthropist, builder of a local school and teacherage, widow of "Father of Beeville," Captain A. C. Jones. Occupied 1918-1966 by Mr. and Mrs. Allen Carter Jones, III. Still property of descendants. Early 20th century Baroque architecture, with large formal rooms, 8 fireplaces, hardwood floors, high ceilings. Has been site for entertainment of Texas leaders, including governors. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1967