1895The Frank J. Brown Family, along with the Thomas Hadley Lewis Family, Co-founded this Quaker Settlement in the spring of 1895. By August, Brown had hauled lumber from Alvin and was personally constructing his home on this 10-acre site for his wife Mary Jane and their five children. The Quakers had come looking for land favorable for farming where they could practice their Quaker values stressing the importance of God, family and education.
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|Placed By||Friendswood Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 286435 N 3269101|
|Decimal Degrees||29.53333333, -95.20378333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 32', W 95° 12.227'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 32' 0" N, 95° 12' 13.62" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||713, 281, 832|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101-151 Pecan Dr, Friendswood TX 77546, US|
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