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narrative history of Brazoria County

James A. Creighton

narrative history of Brazoria County

by James A. Creighton

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Published by Brazoria County Historical Commission in [Angleton, Tex.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazoria County (Tex.)
    • Subjects:
    • Brazoria County (Tex.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby James A. Creighton ; drawings by Zella McDaniel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF392.B82 C73
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 533 p. :
      Number of Pages533
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5208480M
      LC Control Number75035489

      OLD OCEAN, Ocean is on State highways 35 and five miles northwest of Sweeny in southwestern Brazoria County. The site was located on or near the land grant patented by Joseph H. Polley and Samuel Chance on J , and became known as Chance's Prairie, a name that has survived to the present. Original patentees in the vicinity of Old Ocean Lake (later Old Ocean Swamp. The book is illustrated with more than fifty historical photos, many from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It concludes with a detailed chronology of milestones in the Supreme Court's history and a list, with appointment and election dates, of the more than justices who have served on .

      married 3 rd Febru Brazoria County, Texas(his 2 nd marriage) William Green Hill b. Franklin Co., North Carolina (Jordan Hill and Mary Nancy Green) d. J Osceola Plantation, Brazoria County, Texas 1. William G. Hill Jr. b. Waverly Plantation, Brazoria County, Texas.   Map of the Gulf Coast region covering Brazoria County, Texas. Scale ca. , ( varas per inch).

      Fort Bend county was created in December, , and Galveston county in May , when Brazoria county was reduced to practically it present limits. The rivalry between the towns of Columbia and Brazoria over the location of the seat of justice was decided by a joint resolution of the Texas congress, Decem , making Brazoria the. A Narrative History Of Brazoria County Texas. $ 0 bids + $ Shipping. A Standard History of Erie County, Ohio: An Authentic Narrative of the Past, wit. $ $ unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. See the seller’s listing for full details. See all condition definitions- opens in a new Seller Rating: % positive.


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Creighton. Hardcover with brown boards published by the Brazoria County Historical Commission. Bicentennial edition. Gift inscription inked on blank page proceeding title page. OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: The first years: --From buckskin to broadcloth: --Rainsqualls: --The years of contrast: --The storm gathers: --The first half of the revolutionary hurricane: --The second half of the revolutionary hurricane: --The morning after: --From.

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See more ideas about Brazoria county, History, Freeport texas pins. As the population of Brazoria County continues to grow, so naturally does the volume of matters handled by the District Courts. While the new cases filed in the Brazoria County District Courts now appro each year, many of the court records of which the District Clerk's Office has custody are classified as permanent records by law.

Please support the Brazoria County Library System. Donations from generous individuals and institutions allow the Library to update and increase collections, provide special events and programs for the community, and make building improvements.

All the support that we receive from our community allows us to increase resources and services for our patrons. Orozimbo Plantation Brazosport Archaeological Society Arriving on board the Lively in Doctor James Aeanas Enos Phelps was a member of The Gilbert Book Co., St. Louis, Missouri,pp. Creighton, James A., A Narrative History of Brazoria County, Texian Press, Waco, Texas,pp.

5File Size: 2MB. The Brazoria County Historical Museum exists to discover, preserve and make known the history of Brazoria County. Located in Brazoria County's historic courthouse, the Museum collects, preserves and exhibits artifacts that relate to the history of and which.

Brazoria County's first school was established inBrazoria Academy inAlvin Normal School inand the University of South Texas in By eight independent school districts with teachers and forty school buildings served the county's 6, pupils.

Special to The Facts. The U.S. Census Slave Schedules for Brazoria County, Texas (NARA microfilm series M, Roll ) reportedly includes a total of 5, slaves. This transcription includes 72 slaveholders who held 20 or more slaves in Brazoria County, accounting for 3, slaves, or about 77% of the County total.

The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research.

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We provide answers to over 2 million searches every day, helping 35 million users.James A. Creighton, the author of A Narrative History of Brazoria County, described West Columbia in the s as “a sleepy village, with three stores (W.C. Fai kney, Zeno Gayle and Ed Hagemeier), a one room school house, a small Presbyterian Church in the cemetery, and a handful of homes.

Edward John Hagemeier actually built two stores in downtown West Columbia.