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The Samuel May Williams Home

Margaret Swett Henson

The Samuel May Williams Home

The Life and Neighborhood of an Early Galveston Entrepreneur (Fred Rider Cottenpopular History Series, No 7)

by Margaret Swett Henson

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Published by Texas State Historical Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local history,
  • Texas - Local History,
  • Galveston (Tex.),
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Texas,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • History,
  • Business,
  • United States - 19th Century/Old West,
  • Williams, Samuel May,
  • Williams, Samuel May,,
  • Biography,
  • 1795-1858,
  • Bankers,
  • Galveston,
  • Samuel May Williams House (Tex

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8091424M
    ISBN 100876111258
    ISBN 109780876111253
    OCLC/WorldCa26404666

    Buy The Samuel May Williams Home by Margaret Swett Henson, Deoloce Parmalee online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at. Shop now. Avenue P, Galveston, TX (Directions) One of over historical markers on the island, this marker is located at the Samuel May Williams home. The marker was erected in by the Texas Historical Commission.

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    Samuel was born in Providence Rhode Island to Howell and Dorothy (Wheat) Williams. Samuel traveled a great deal, he was close friends with Stephen Austin. Austin hired him as the Secretary for "San Felipe de Austin Colony". Austin felt Williams had been underpaid for his services, thus Austin awarded Sam acres of Texas land as : Sarah Patterson (Scott) Williams. Samuel May Williams Home. Facts. Built in ; One of the oldest standing structures in Galveston; Constructed by Samuel May Williams, important early Texan; Williams founded the Texas Navy and the City of Galveston, along with other businessmen; Operated by Galveston Historic Foundation as a house museum.


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The house was designed to face east in the center of two ten-acre garden plots about two miles from the center of town, at Avenue P. Samuel May Williams's partner, Thomas F. McKinney, supervised the construction while Williams served in the Fourth Congress in Austin, and at the same time built an identical house for himself nearby.

During. Samuel May Williams of Texas Forsaken Patriot is the story of a remarkable life, a man who was viewed by many as a scoundrel and by others as a patriot. Father of the Texas Navy, he also built a mercantile empire, created the first bank in Texas, and spearheaded development of the port city of Galveston which, in his time, was the richest city.

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Everyday low. By the way, for those who may not know, the Samuel May Williams House, built at Avenue P, is the second-oldest surviving residence in the city, after the Michel B. Menard House at 33rd Street.

Both homes are on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in the winter ofthis house, and the Texas pioneer who inhabited it, are the central focus of this thoroughly researched and well-written study of Galveston’s merchant elite—Gail Borden, Michel Menard, Thomas McKinney, and others—a generation of leaders who did much to shape their city and Texas itself.

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Genre/Form: Biographies History Printed books Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Henson, Margaret Swett, Samuel May Williams Home. Despite his important role in the development of early Texas—he was a close associate of Stephen F.

Austin, a successful businessman and land speculator, father of the Texas navy, founder of Texas' first bank, and co-founder of Galveston—Samuel May Williams is. WILLIAMS, SAMUEL MAY (–). Samuel May Williams, entrepreneur and associate of Stephen F.

Austin, was the eldest child of Howell and Dorothy (Wheat) Williams. He was born on October 4,in Providence, Rhode Island, where his father, a descendant of Robert Williams, the founder of Roxbury, Massachusetts, was a sea captain.The Samuel May Williams House is a former museum in Galveston, Texas.

The second-oldest surviving residence in Galveston, it is now on the National Register of Historic Places. It was designated a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark in The home was built in for Samuel May Williams, one of the founders of Galveston. The prefabricated house was shipped from Architectural style: Greek Revival.

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