Details for Erasmus M. Hanna House (Atlas Number 5423007731)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5423007731


Marker Number 7731
Atlas Number 5423007731
Marker Title Erasmus M. Hanna House
Index Entry Hanna, Erasmus M., House
Address 118 N Georgia
City Troup
County Smith
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 299909
UTM Northing 3558471
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Victorian (architectural term)
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built about 1872 by Dr. Hanna, one of founders of Troup, and an investor in East Texas railroads and clay industries. Besides his medical practice, his interests included first hotel in Troup. Wife, Virginia Morris Hanna, was daughter of East Texas pioneers, Judge and Mrs. Stephen Decatur Morris. Five generations of Hanna descendants have lived here. Victorian architecture. Beaded bay windows; high-arched gables. Of cypress, pine, cedar woods. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1968