Zion Lutheran Church – Kerrville, Texas

This church is located at 624 Barnett Street in Kerrville Texas. I was surprised to find very little history about this church during my research. I was lucky enough to find some information on the Kerr County Historical Commission website. Not much though. The congregation was established in 1898. Church members would meet at each…

Kerrville First United Methodist Church

This marker is located on 321 Thompson Drive in Kerrville Texas. The land that this church was built on was donated by it founder, Joshua D. Brown in 1856. A church was built on the donated land in 1871 just to be destroyed by a storm 5 years later. The current church was established in…

The Old Methodist Churchyard – Montgomery, Texas

Well, I haven't moved far from my last two markers. When I find one marker here in Montgomery, I already know I will find others near by. Just walking distance from Montgomery United Methodist Church¬† and Montgomery Baptist Church Building at 105 West and Pond St, you will find a cemetery with lots of history.…

Montgomery Baptist Church Building – Montgomery, Texas

This historical marker is located at the corner of Pond and Caroline Street in Montgomery. The church is known as just the "Old Baptist Church". On Dec. 17, 1850, the Baptist Church bought a parcel of land from Peter J. and Richard Willis for $75. ¬†On Dec. 28, 1850, "the brethren and sisters of the…

Site of Old St. Mary’s – San Antonio, Texas

Its odd that my home is in San Antonio but I have few markers collected here. I just happened to be attending a Conference here at the beginning of August so I took some time to learn more about my city. As I was visiting downtown San Antonio, I took a short walk and came…