Details for Ginocchio-Cook-Pedison House (Atlas Number 5203010163)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5203010163


Marker Number 10163
Atlas Number 5203010163
Marker Title Ginocchio-Cook-Pedison House
Index Entry Ginocchio-Cook-Pedison House
Address 615 N. Washington at Ginnocchio St.
City Marshall
County Harrison
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 371611
UTM Northing 3602331
Subject Codes Italian immigrants/immigration; houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Italian-American business leader Charles Ginocchio (1844-98) and wife Roxana settled in Marshall in 1871; built this home, 1886. Architect: C. G. Lancaster, designer of county courthouse. In Ginocchio household was a nephew, George J. Signaigo, whose parents-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Behn Cook, bought place in 1900, had Signaigos live with them until 1912, retained title until 1945. Owners since 1945: Grecian-Americans, Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Pedison, ex-operators of Ginocchio Hotel dining room. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1973