Details for Saint Mary's Episcopal Church (Atlas Number 5193006375)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5193006375


Marker Number 6375
Atlas Number 5193006375
Marker Title Saint Mary's Episcopal Church
Index Entry Saint Mary's Episcopal Church
Address 120 W. Main St.
City Hamilton
County Hamilton
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 582986
UTM Northing 3507751
Subject Codes eccesiastical buildings; churches; Episcopal denomination; Gothic Revial (Architectural style)
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 120 West Main Street, Hamilton
Marker Size Medallion Only
Marker Text First Episcopal church in Hamilton County. Services were begun 1868 in home of Mrs. E. D. Bell, Rt. Rev. Alexander Gregg; first bishop of Texas, who rode here horseback from Galveston. Site given 1891 by Maj. C. W. Cotton. Building committee: S. D. Felt, J. L. Spurlin, E. R. Williams. Gothic architecture. Bell given by a St. Louis merchant. Consecrated 1896 by bishop A. C. Garrett. Rev. W. W. Patrick was the first rector. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark--1966