Details for Neale House (Atlas Number 5061003559)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5061003559


Marker Number 3559
Atlas Number 5061003559
Marker Title Neale House
Index Entry Neale House
Address 230 Fort Brown
City Brownsville
County Cameron
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 650776
UTM Northing 2864781
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; English immigrants/immigration
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location In Ft. Brown, south end of Porter Street, Brownsville.
Marker Size 14" x 9" Plate & Medallion
Marker Text Southern Colonial house of Wm. Neale, Englishman who was in Navy of Mexico in early 1820's, operated Matamoros to Boca Del Rio Stage Line, and lived here 1834 to 1896. Built of imported lumber. Of fine workmanship. During 1859 Cortina's War, Wm. Peter Neale, a son of the builder, was killed in right front room.