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Published by The Chapter in [Humble, Tex.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Humble (Tex.),
  • Harris County (Tex.)

Subjects:

  • Humble (Tex.) -- History.,
  • Harris County (Tex.) -- History.,
  • Humble (Tex.) -- Genealogy.,
  • Harris County (Tex.) -- Genealogy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementproduced by James Tull Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, under the auspices of Bicentennial Heritage Committee, Humble, Texas ; Nina Smith, editor and coordinator.
ContributionsSmith, Nina., Humble Area Bicentennial Commission. Heritage Committee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF394.H85 D38 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination262 p. :
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4916382M
LC Control Number76151323

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We hope you will participate on the Humble forums, it is a great place to find or post information on Humble genealogy and is completely free to participate. We have collected some of the best resources from across the web to do research on Humble history, Humble ancestory, and Humble . Five men from the Humble area that fought during the war for Texas independence received bounty land grants from the Republic of Texas. According to the book?A History of the Humble, Texas Area? by the Daughters of the American Revolution, these five men were John Ashbury, William T. Charles, Robert Dunman, James Strange and John Schlobohn, whose name is misspelled on the honor roll at the. What's NEW and NEWS in HKA Texas! HKA Texas is a popular news alternative for the Humble, Kingwood, and Atascocita, Texas, including Lake Houston, Eagle Springs, The Groves, Generation Park, Valley Ranch, Fall Creek, Porter, New Caney, Huffman, and surrounding areas.. HKA Texas was created as a community service by The Texas Network LLC to help promote local businesses. Just before the Civil War, a wandering fisherman named P.S. (Pleasant) Humble brought his family into the area. They settled on the banks of the San Jacinto River and operated a ferry near the present U.S. 59 crossing. A flood drove his family away from the river in search of higher ground. Soon a small community began forming in the area.