Details for Galloways' Old Home Place (Atlas Number 5113006717)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5113006717


Marker Number 6717
Atlas Number 5113006717
Marker Title Galloways' Old Home Place
Index Entry Galloways' Old Home Place
Address 629 Pecan Creek Drive
City Sunnyvale
County Dallas
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 730981
UTM Northing 3630340
Subject Codes farms; houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location just north of US 80; moved with THC's permission ca. 1984
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Farmhouse of Confederate veteran Benjamin Franklin Galloway (1833 - 1912) and wife Eliza (Fletcher), who came from Tennessee. They built first three rooms, 1875-76; Galloway enlarged house, 1888. Fourth generation of the family now preserves home. RTHL - 1973