Details for Earle-Napier-Kinnard House (Atlas Number 5309001335)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5309001335


Marker Number 1335
Atlas Number 5309001335
Marker Title Earle-Napier-Kinnard House
Index Entry Earle-Napier-Kinnard House
City Waco
County McLennan
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 681079
UTM Northing 3490747
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1969
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 814 S. 4th (at corner of 4th & I-35), Waco
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Original two rooms were built in 1850's by John Baylis Earle. He married Emma C. Nelson; their children--J.B., JR., Henry S., Nelson, Anne--were born here. Earle manufactured Confederate uniforms in mill built in 1861. Main house was built in 1868 by J.S. Napier and wife Mary, who with seven children moved here from Alabama. The Rev. D.C. Kinnard married Sarah Napier; Mary, the Kinnards' daughter, lived here until her death, 1957.