Details for Hogget Home (Atlas Number 5267002321)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5267002321


Marker Number 2321
Atlas Number 5267002321
Marker Title Hogget Home
Index Entry Hogget Home
City Junction
County Kimble
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 420982
UTM Northing 3368316
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; women, women's history topics
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location from Junction, take US 377 about 5 miles to turnoff to state park (Hwy. 73) - take right on deadend road, go .5 mi. to home (private property)
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text First two-story house in county. Built 1877-1879 on the caliche soil, with no foundation, by Civil War veteran B.F. Pepper, who led a wagon train of settlers to Texas from Missouri. Since 1905 in family of Dr. R.H.P. Wright. The girlhood home of Fay Wright, 1941-1947, First Lady of Texas, as wife of Governor Coke Stevenson. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1965.