Details for W. R. M. Slaughter Home (Atlas Number 5449011181)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5449011181


Marker Number 11181
Atlas Number 5449011181
Marker Title W. R. M. Slaughter Home
Index Entry Slaughter, W. R. M., Home
County Titus
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes cabins, log houses
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size RTHL medallion and plate
Marker Text Dog-trot log cabin, built 1855 by John Sharp. Siding later added. Bought 1870 by Slaughter, Confederate veteran, county tax assessor, school teacher. Prior to 1900, served as post office for Greenhill community. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.