Our county historical commission's purpose is to identify and document local historical sites, persons and occurrences; attempt to preserve those sites that are endangered; and to promote local history.
Historical commission members are appointed by the Commissioners Court.
Officers and Committee Chairmen
Chairman: Rox Ann Johnson
Vice-chairman: Gary E. McKee
Secretary: Gesine Koether
Treasurer: Eva Gillespie
Cemeteries Chairman: Kathy Carter
Footprints of Fayette Chairman: Carolyn Heinsohn
Oral History Chairman: Bobbie Nash
Historical Markers Chairman: Judy Matjowsky
Other Contact Information
Mailing address: 6907 E State Hwy 159, Fayetteville 78940
Office Address: AgriLife Building, 255 Svoboda Lane #101, La Grange
Office Hours: By Appointment Only
Office Phone: 979-968-3545
The Fayette County Historical Commission meets the third Monday of odd-numbered months at 6:30 p.m. Our meeting location changes among places of historical interest. All meetings are open to the public.
Links to Some of Our Projects
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