Details for The Peareson-Winston House (Atlas Number 5157009055)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5157009055


Marker Number 9055
Atlas Number 5157009055
Marker Title The Peareson-Winston House
Index Entry Peareson-Winston House, The
Address 404 S. 9th St.
City Richmond
County Fort Bend
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 232187
UTM Northing 3275408
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; law, lawyers
Marker Year 1976
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Col. P. E. Peareson, a Civil War veteran and lawyer whose firm practiced in richmond almost a century, moved this house to this site in 1869. The builder is not identified, and there have been Victorian additions, but the house retains great dignity. Peareson relatives lived here until 1931. Thomas Blakely Winston, a great-great grandson of Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas," lived here 1931-1961. The house sits on the land grant given to Mrs. Long in 1827. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1976