705 East 4th St.

Hallettsville, TX  77964

361-798-3243, ext. 200


Fractional Block 2

1851 - June 1852

Fractional Block 2 Lot 2: Littleton T. and Mary Jane Harris 

On February 22, 1852, Collatinus Ballard sold Lots 2 and 3 in Fractional Block 2 and an additional ½ acre to local lawyer L.T. Harris and his wife Mary Jane.  The ½ acre ran 35 yards on Main Street thence a westerly course 71 yards, hence 35 yards to said Lot 2.  The land was sold for in consideration of $100.00 cash paid to William Pursley and a $100.00 note secured to Pursley.  

​Lavaca County Deeds B/175

Fractional Block 2 is located directly north of Block 1 and is bordered by First St. on the south, Main St. on the east and the Lavaca River on the west.  On the north is the boundary of the original town tract