Fannie Ratchford 1970_101_0196

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Where: 109 Walden St, Brazoria, TX 77422, USA

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Title: McNeel's "Ellerslie Plantation"

Location: Brazoria, Texas

Date: 1936


Owner: Texas State Archives
Source: Flickr Commons
Views: 1947
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    maorlando - God keeps me as I lean on Him!!

    • 28/Sep/2013 16:03:45

    Ellerslie Plantation, home of John Greenville McNeel and his family. One of the largest sugar plantations in the area, it consisted of a large home, sugar mill, hospital, overseer's house, and slave quarters. Large entrance gates to the property were topped by carved figures of playing card suits-- heart, spade, club, and diamond. John Greenville McNeel came to Texas in 1822 with his parents and brothers. Each of the men received land grants from the Mexican government as members of Stephen F. Austin's "Old Three Hundred" colony. See: