Col Charles DeMorse

Died aged c. 71

Commemorated on 1 plaque

Texas Historical Marker #16078

Home of Col. Charles DeMorse. Home of Col. Charles DeMorse (1816-1887), pioneer soldier, statesman and publisher. Founder and Editor of the Northern Standard, 1842-1887. First and most important newspaper in the region during that period. Around two log rooms built in 1833, he erected his colonial home in which he resided until his death. Occupied continuously since by his descendants. Could this old home, that he so loved, speak fascinating tales it might unfold. #16078

115 E. Comanche, Clarksville, TX, United States where they lived