Details for Isham Davis Home (Atlas Number 5185008569)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5185008569


Marker Number 8569
Atlas Number 5185008569
Marker Title Isham Davis Home
Index Entry Davis, Isham, Home
City Iola
County Grimes
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 781625
UTM Northing 3399468
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location From Iola take FM 244 S approximately 4.3 miles to CR 162 (Lake Grove Cemetery Rd.) then E on CR 162 approximately 2 miles to CR 157; then N on CR 157 approximately .8 miles (structure is on a hilltop approximately 200 yards from road).
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built 1848. Has hand-hewn cedar in log foundation, ceilings and beams. For 115 years in family of Isham D. Davis, whose wife, Martha, was a daughter of Mathew Caldwell, one of the signers of Texas Declaration of Independence. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965