Details for Dale-Rugeley-Sisk Home ca. 1830 (Atlas Number 5321001157)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5321001157


Marker Number 1157
Atlas Number 5321001157
Marker Title Dale-Rugeley-Sisk Home ca. 1830
Index Entry Dale-Rugeley-Sisk Home
County Matagorda
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 210274
UTM Northing 3177463
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location southeast corner of Fisher and Catalpa; Matagorda
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Has withstood many hurricanes. A cultural, social, political center. Home of: A. C. Horton, 1st lieutenant-governor of Texas and governor 7 months; Rev. Caleb Ives, 1st rector of 1st Episcopal Church in Texas; W. L. Sartwell, partner in Ives-Sartwell-Academy; a leading churchwoman, Mrs. S. M. Dale; F. L. Rugeley, son of a Confederate leader; Robt. J. Sisk, pioneer in rice, oil and land development. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964