Details for Margaret Lea Houston Home (Atlas Number 5477008352)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5477008352


Marker Number 8352
Atlas Number 5477008352
Marker Title Margaret Lea Houston Home
Index Entry Houston, Margaret Moffette Lea
City Independence
County Washington
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 755256
UTM Northing 3357166
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; women
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1 block E of FM 50/FM 390 intersection, on S side of FM 390. Marker reported in storage during house restoration Apr. 2017.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Gen. Sam Houston's widow, lived here with their 8 children, 1863-1867. House built in 1830s.