Details for C. R. and Jennie Kelley House

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5073006829


Marker Number 6829
Atlas Number 5073006829
Marker Title C. R. and Jennie Kelley House
Index Entry Kelly, C. R. and Jennie, House
Address 1201 S Jackson Street
City Jacksonville
County Cherokee
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 285982
UTM Northing 3537396
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1997
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1201 S Jackson Street in Jacksonville
Marker Size
Marker Text C. R. Kelley and his wife Jennie (Cary) and their family moved to Texas in 1905. A cement artisan, Kelley was hired to build the Alexander Institute (Lon Morris College) and several churches in Jacksonville. Built in 1910, this house reflects elements of the Victorian era. Once the centerpiece of the South Side Heights Addition, it is the only remaining residence from that project. It remained in the Kelley family until 1922.

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