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ROUND POINT

ROUND POINT. Round Point is in Anahuac three miles south of Highway 61 in central Chambers County (at 29°44' N, 94°42' W). Anson Taylor owned the site in the 1830s. Gen. Thomas Jefferson Chambersqv allegedly shot and killed John O'Brian in a dispute in 1843 over possession of the land. An historical marker was placed at the site in 1984.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Margaret S. Henson and Kevin Ladd, Chambers County: A Pictorial History (Norfolk, Virginia: Donning, 1988).

Citation

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"ROUND POINT," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rrrtz), accessed July 31, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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