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We meet every 2nd Monday of the month- come join us, and bring a friend!!! 

   

 

Upcoming Meetings

  September 19th / October 10th 

November 14th / December 12th 

 

All meetings start at 6 p.m.- visitors are welcome to attend! 

Grimes County Courthouse, 2nd floor District Courtroom

100 S. Main St Anderson TX 77830


 

 

  

 

Did you know Grimes County Historical Commission has partnered with Wreaths Across America?

We are dedicated to honoring our Veterans, remembering their sacrifice, and teaching others by telling their stories. 

 

Our 2021 ceremony participants for Wreaths Across America Grimes Co TX:

  • Robert Raines Chapter NSDAR
  • Pocahontas Society NSCAR
  • Grimes County Historical Commission
  • VFW Post 4006
  • American Legion McClusky Post 640
  • Lynn Forney Young - Private Citizen Commissioner for the national America250 Commission, which is organizing the nation-wide events to celebrate America's semiquincentennial in 2026. 
  • Grimes County citizens and veteran families

 

Wreaths Across America-Grimes Co. TX 0998

 

You can sponsor wreaths for Oakland Cemetery OR a wreath for a specific cemetery that you want to honor!

(Pictured above: Grimes County Judge J. Fauth III speaking with Wreaths Across America staff at the 2020 event.)


 

 

 

Historical Commission Officers 2019-2021

Chairman - Mary Ann Waters

Vice-Chairman - Susan Boudreaux

Secretary  Kathy Cave Wells

Treasurer -  Steve Storey

 


Some of our historical sites, across Grimes County!!

Grimes Co. is home to many markers, here are just a few to spark your search! 

Dance Brothers- Munitions Factory of Grimes Co. 



Fanthorp Inn


Washington on the Brazos



Gravesite of Sarah Bradley Dodson- Designer of Lone-star Texas Flag
 

 

         

La Bahia Road- Anderson, TX Grimes County 
 


Texas Historical Commission Searchable Marker Database by County
https://atlas.thc.state.tx.us 

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