Details for Jefferson Dunaway Home (Atlas Number 5139007065)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5139007065


Marker Number 7065
Atlas Number 5139007065
Marker Title Jefferson Dunaway Home
Index Entry Dunaway, Jefferson, Home
Address 115 Dunaway Road
City Waxahachie
County Ellis
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 696399
UTM Northing 3576571
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built 1855 by Jefferson Madison Dunaway for his bride, Sarah Ann Brack. Stone for chimneys came from the nearby creek banks. Cypress wood was used in structure. Two later generations of the family have lived here: The households of Jefferson Richard ("Jeff") Dunaway and of Richard Waldo Dunaway.