Details for Gen. Hal C. Horton Home (Atlas Number 5231007804)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5231007804


Marker Number 7804
Atlas Number 5231007804
Marker Title Gen. Hal C. Horton Home
Index Entry Horton, Hal C.
Address 3925 Moulton St. at Walworth St.
City Greenville
County Hunt
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 770690
UTM Northing 3669389
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; military topics
Marker Year 1969
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size 16" x 12"
Marker Text First two-story brick house in Greenville. Erected in 1885-1887 in typical Victorian style. Built by the Will N. Harrisons, prominent pioneers. Contractor H. C. "Jack" Horton (father of Gen. Horton) made the brick at "Puddin' Hill." That land, settled 1846 by Horton family, is now owned by Hal C. Horton, Colonel in U. S. Army and General in National Guard. He and Mrs. Horton bought and remodeled house, 1929, using walnut from "Puddin' Hill" farm. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1969