Details for Rochelle Place

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5037009504


Marker Number 9504
Atlas Number 5037009504
Marker Title Rochelle Place
Index Entry Rochelle Place
City Texarkana vicinity
County Bowie
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1966
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark Yes
Marker Location 9 miles northwest of Texarkana on Myrtle Springs Rd./Birdwell David Dr.
Private Property No
Marker Condition In Situ
Marker Size 14" x 9"
Marker Text On land settled 1811 and later patented in Republic of Texas by M. H. Janes. Built 1866 by Charles M. Rochelle, husband of Janes' daughter, Elizabeth. Home of their son, state legislator Wm. C. Rochelle, and descendants. Unique fireplace mantel was hand-hewn by slaves. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966

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