Milam County Historical Commission
Milam County, Texas
Milam County Historical Commission - Milam County, TX
Statue of Ben Milam at Milam County, TX Courthouse
Old Junior High School Building, Rockdale, TX
Milam County Courthouse - Cameron, TX
Preserve America
Rev. Joseph P. Sneed
The marker is located in the Sneed's Chapel
Cemetery; near FM 2027, the Brazos River,
Baileyville and CR 270;  from Cameron take US Hwy. 77 north 5-miles
to FM 485 and turn right, continue 5-miles to FM 979, turn left 
and go 8-miles to FM 2027, turn left, go 2.4-miles to CR 270 and
turn left, at the red gate turn right, take  left fork.
Rev. Joseph P. Sneed (Jan. 10, 1804 - Nov. 21, 1881) A
Methodist minister. Licensed 1828, Tennessee. After a 
Texas visit in 1834, volunteered as a missionary to
Texas Republic in 1838. Organized many churches. Once
was  circuit rider for 7-county area. Prospered as a
farmer, rancher, preacher.
Erected 1967
Rev. Joseph P. Sneed Historical Marker, Milam County, TX
Rev. Joseph P. Sneed, Milam County, TX
Photos courtesy of
Marion & Steve Daughtry
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