Details for Sunday-Moore House

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5339007904


Marker Number 7904
Atlas Number 5339007904
Marker Title Sunday-Moore House
Index Entry Sunday-Moore House
Address 7720 FM 149
City Montgomery
County Montgomery
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 243806
UTM Northing 3352631
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; agriculture
Marker Year 1982
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark Yes
Marker Location Cook's Branch Conservancy, on restricted access/private property. Map dot approximate.
Private Property Yes
Marker Condition Access Restricted
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text George J. Sunday, an early area sawmill worker, and his wife Aletha built this home in the 1890s on land his father bought in 1870. In 1906 it was purchased by Alabama native Will Moore and his wife Mary, who farmed here until the late 1920s. The board and batten house, which features a dog-trot hallway, is representative of the homes occupied by the small landowners and Depression-era sharecroppers of the area. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1982

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