Matagorda County Historical Marker Narratives

The narratives listed here were written as part of the application for the markers.

Albert Clinton Horton - Matagorda

Ashby-Wilson Creek Community - Ashby

Bay City Service Center - USO - Bay City

Berean Missionary Baptist Church - Berean Community

Bethel Baptist Church - Bay City

Blessing Community House And Library Association - Blessing

Booker T. Washington - Hilliard High School - Bay City

Camp Hulen - Palacios

Clemville Community - Clemville

Collegeport, Texas - Collegeport

Community of Ashby  - Wilson Creek

Confederate Defenses At The Mouth Of Caney Creek - Sargent

D. P. and Louise Moore House - Bay City

Deming's Bridge Community, Blessing

First Baptist Church - Bay City

First Baptist Church of Palacios - Palacios

First Berean Missionary Baptist  Church - Vann Settlement

First Presbyterian Church - Bay City

First Presbyterian Church - Collegeport

First Presbyterian Church of Palacios - Palacios

First State Bank - Blessing Branch - Blessing

First United Methodist Church of Palacios - Palacios

General John Augustus Hulen - Palacios

Grimes Family Cemetery - Near Blessing

Grove Hill Missionary Baptist Church - Pledger

Holman-Allen Home - Bay City

Holy Cross Catholic Church - Bay City

Little Bethel AME Church - Matagorda

Lukefahr School Community - Lukefahr

Luther Hotel - Palacios

Midfield Methodist Church - Midfield

Morton-Salyer Home - Bay City

Mother Zion Missionary Baptist Church - Bay City

Mount Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church - Cedar Lane

Old Matagorda Post Office - Matagorda

Old Palacios Hotel - Palacios

Palacios Pavilions - Palacios

Palacios Preparatory School - Palacios

Pilgrim Rest - Markham

Pilkington Slough Ranch - Collegeport

Price-Farwell Home - Palacios

Pybus-Koerber House - Palacios (pictures)

R. J. Hill Building - Palacios

Sacred Heart Catholic Church - Wadsworth

Sargent Cemetery - Sargent

Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church - Cedar Lane

Site Of Early Bay City School - Bay City

Smith Plantation House - Ashwood

St. Francis Cemetery - Wadsworth

St. John's Episcopal Church - Palacios

St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church - Bell Bottom

St. Mark's Episcopal Church - Bay City

St. Peter's Catholic Church - Blessing

Texas Baptist Encampment Grounds - Palacios

Vine Grove Christian Church - Live Oak


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Jan. 12, 2005
Apr. 5, 2010