East Texas

St. Marys Catholic Church in Plantersville

St. Mary's Catholic in Plantersville by James Smock

On February 2, 1894, the Right Reverend Nicholas A. Gallager, Bishop of the German Roman Catholic Church of the Diocese of Galveston purchased for $30.00 the parcel of land where St. Mary’s now stands.

This parcel was out of the league of land granted to John Landrum as a Colonist in Austin’s Colony.

Gorgeous inside, isn’t it?

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Photo James Smock