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CLOPPER, NICHOLAS

CLOPPER, NICHOLAS (1766–1841). Nicholas Clopper, early settler responsible for the acquisition of the Twin Sisters , ... his life he divided his time between Ohio and Texas. Clopper was one of the first to see the potential of Buffalo Bayou as a trade ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/12/2010 - 16:23 - 0 attachments

NEW WASHINGTON, TX

... by Johnson Calhoun Hunter in 1824 and by J. C. Clopper and his three sons in 1829. Clopper renamed the area Clopper's Point. In the 1830s the town was laid out on ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 20:15 - 0 attachments

MORGAN'S POINT, TX

... . Morgan's Point, also known as Rightor's, Hunter's, and Clopper's Point, a resort and residential district, is twenty miles south of ... which it was known as Hunter's Point. About 1828 Joseph C. Clopper and his three sons bought the site, renamed it Clopper's Point, and ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 19:34 - 0 attachments

PARKER, JOSHUA

... in 1826, had Austin buy him an ox ring from Nicholas Clopper in August 1826, and had a quarrel with Aylett C. Buckner while he ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 20:42 - 0 attachments

NEW WASHINGTON ASSOCIATION

... promissory notes for the 1,600-acre homesite of Nicholas Clopper and held the title in trust for the association. Formal articles of ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 20:06 - 0 attachments

HOUSTON ACADEMY

... system thereafter and in 1878 was remodeled and renamed Clopper Institute, in honor of Professor E. N. Clopper. Yet another Houston Academy was opened by professor Chris W. Welch in ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 18:07 - 0 attachments

KINKAID, MARGARET HUNTER

... father was a Confederate veteran. Margaret attended the Clopper Institute and qualified as a teacher in Houston, where she taught at ...

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MORGAN, JAMES

... San Jacinto River variously called Rightor's, Hunter's, Clopper's, and later Morgan's Point. Here he laid out the town of New ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 19:36 - 0 attachments

CALVIT, ALEXANDER

... Daughters of the Republic of Texas Museum, Austin. "J. C. Clopper's Journal and Book of Memoranda for 1828," Southwestern Historical ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/12/2010 - 17:16 - 0 attachments

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