Details for Amos-Godbey House (Atlas Number 5507015136)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5507015136


Marker Number 15136
Atlas Number 5507015136
Marker Title Amos-Godbey House
Index Entry Amos-Godbey House
Address 1408 Olive
City Georgetown
County Williamson
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes educational topics
Marker Year 1988
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size RTHL medallion and plate
Marker Text Built in 1909 by the C.S. Belford Lumber Company, this was originally the home of Southwestern University German professor Martin C. Amos (d. 1911) and his family. It was later purchased by another member of the University faculty, chemistry professor John Campbell Godbey, who lived here until 1965. Features of the home include a gambrel roof and three-bay inset front porch with stone piers. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1988.