On this day in 1878, John Hunter Herndon, formerly the wealthiest man in Texas, died in Boerne. Herndon was born in Kentucky in 1813 and came to Texas in 1838. After serving as engrossing clerk of...(Read More)
GREEN HILL, TX (BRAZORIA COUNTY)
GREEN HILL, TEXAS (Brazoria County). Green Hill, a farming community eight miles northwest of Angleton in north central Brazoria County, had a school for black students in 1896 with one teacher and fifty-eight pupils. In 1936 the community had a church and a school, but by 1988 only the church remained.
Diana J. Kleiner
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