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Texas Historical MarkersSite of the First Court House of Newton County

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A 1936 Texas Centennial marker near Burkeville, TX about the first courthouse in Newton County

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 5/20/2020

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersOriginal Site, Burkeville Methodist Church

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A simple frame church with bell tower and steeple erected here doubled as a schoolhouse in the 1870s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tjbustem

location: Texas

date approved: 5/4/2010

last visited: 5/1/2010

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Texas Historical MarkersBurkeville Church of God

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This congregation, founded in 1901, is the oldest known Church of God fellowship in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tjbustem

location: Texas

date approved: 5/3/2010

last visited: 5/1/2010

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Texas Historical MarkersCade Building

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The Cade Building served as a sub-courthouse and Town Hall and was built during the U.S. Work Projects Administration (WPA) era.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tjbustem

location: Texas

date approved: 5/13/2010

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersTanner Cemetery

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A marker in and about a historic cemetery near Burkeville, TX

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2020

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersRev. Henry Stephenson

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A 1936 Texas Centennial marker at the grave of a pioneer Methodist preacher

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 5/20/2020

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersStephen Alexander McBride

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This post-mounted subject marker stands next to the Shankleville Community marker on the southwest side of FM 1415 in Burkeville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 12/30/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersShankleville Community

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This post-mounted subject marker stands next to the Stephen Alexander McBride marker on the southwest side of FM 1415 in Burkeville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 12/31/2019

last visited: 2/11/2020

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Texas Historical MarkersBurr's Ferry

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An important communications point between Texas and the United States, especially during settlement era of early 1800's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tjbustem

location: Texas

date approved: 5/3/2010

last visited: 5/1/2010

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Texas Historical MarkersWoods Park

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The Newton County Fairgrounds has hosted numerous activities and functions for several decades. Maintained and operated by the Fair Association, it is the home of the Newton County Livestock Show in April.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamBPL

location: Texas

date approved: 6/17/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersAutrey-Williams House

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Built of long-leaf pine by L. M. Autrey the year the Titanic was lost, the Autrey-Williams house is the only Texas historic landmark residence in Newton County. The home was the first in the county to have indoor plumbing and electricity.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamBPL

location: Texas

date approved: 6/17/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersNewton Cemetery

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Texas historical marker for Newton Cemetery. This cemetery, located on Hardy Street in Newton, TX south of Highway 87, was recognized as a Historic Texas Cemetery in 2005.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamBPL

location: Texas

date approved: 6/17/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Baptist Church of Newton

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A marker near the front entrance of the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 11/7/2010

last visited: 5/25/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersWilliam Blewett

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A marker dedicated to a family history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 11/10/2010

last visited: 5/25/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersTown of Newton

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A marker about the history of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 11/7/2010

last visited: 5/25/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersW. H. Ford Male & Female College

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A marker on the Chamber of Commerce about the history of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 11/7/2010

last visited: 5/25/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersNewton County Pre-War Maneuvers

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Texas historical marker located near the Newton County Courthouse at Main Street and U. S. Highway 190. It depicts Newton County's role in military training in World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamBPL

location: Texas

date approved: 6/19/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersNewton County, C.S.A.

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A Civil War Centennial aluminum marker with some Civil War specific history about Newton County. This is one of two markers in a depression era roadside park on US-190 between Newton and Bon Wier.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 5/23/2020

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersNewton County

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A 1936 Texas Centennial highway marker with basic info on Newton County. This is one of two markers in a depression era roadside park on US-190 between Newton and Bon Wier.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 5/20/2020

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersJosephus S. Irvine

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Josephus Somerville Irvine, son of Josephus and Jane (Patton) Irvine, was born in Lawrence County, Tennessee, on August 25, 1819. He died on May 19, 1876, and is buried at Wilson's Chapel Cemetery in Newton County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamBPL

location: Texas

date approved: 6/20/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersWilson Chapel Cemetery

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Texas historical marker for Wilson Chapel Cemetery (also known as Woods Cemetery or Irvine Cemetery).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TeamBPL

location: Texas

date approved: 6/17/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersBon Wier

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Marker gives history of this old town in far eastern Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Texas

date approved: 9/4/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersInman Cemetery

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Cemetery located in rural Newton County, along the Sabine River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Texas

date approved: 9/4/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of J.H. Rowe School

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Marker gives history of an African American school in Jasper.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Texas

date approved: 9/3/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersBelle-Jim Hotel

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Across from the Historic Jasper County Courthouse, this 1910 hotel was probably a prime location for travelers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 8/29/2018

last visited: 7/25/2020

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