Lake Creek Settlement Marker Dedication Ceremony
February 25, 2017
The official Texas Historical Commission marker dedication ceremony for the once forgotten Lake Creek Settlement was held on February 25, 2017.
The memory of earliest Anglo-American settlement in what became Montgomery County, Texas is preserved for future generations.
Historical societies, groups and other organizations were well represented during the Lake Creek Settlement marker dedication
ceremony including, the Montgomery Historical Society, Montgomery County Historical Commission, Sons of the Republic of Texas, Daughters of the Republic of Texas,
Children of the Republic of Texas, Children of the American Revolution, the Texas Army, and Rolling Thunder and its Cannon Crew.
Below are some of the photos taken by Pat Spackey and Harry Kyle Searle III before during and after the ceremony. A very large crowd
was in attendance to hear historians, dignitaries, bagpipes and black powder rifle salutes from the Texas Army.
Lake Creek Settlement Marker Remembering the Earliest Known Anglo-American Settlement
in Montgomery County, Texas
Read and/or print a free copy of Kameron Searle's 56 page book The Early History of Montgomery, Texas -
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(check or money order) to Kameron Searle, 9111 Katy Fwy, Suite 202, Houston, Texas 77024. It is an essential tool for students and
historians researching the early history of Montgomery County, Texas and for genealogists researching family and ancestors who lived in the
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