Details for Saint Joseph's Church (Atlas Number 5215004458)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5215004458


Marker Number 4458
Atlas Number 5215004458
Marker Title Saint Joseph's Church
Index Entry Saint Joseph's Church
City Toluca Ranch
County Hidalgo
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 605454
UTM Northing 2883925
Subject Codes eccesiastical buildings; Roman Catholic denomination; churches
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location at Toluca Ranch; from intersection of US 281 and FM 1015 go S on FM 1015 about 0.8 mi., then take Rancho Toluca Road E 0.27 mi. to palm tree lined lane, then go S 0.25 mi.
Marker Size 14" x 9"
Marker Text Built for his rancho and villagers, as was custom of early dons, by Florencio Saenz. Dedicated July 30, 1899, by Father L. Maurel, O.M.I., delegate of Rt. Rev. Peter Verdaguer, Vicar Apostolic, Brownsville. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.