Round Rock Stagecoach Inn - 1930s
Image courtesy of the Richards Family
Directors, officers, & volunteers are not compensated & are individuals or businesses, who are intersted in pitching in to help Round Rock Preservation protect our architectural & cultural heritage. There are many ways to volunteer & we are always happy to put your talents & passions to good use. Volunteer opportunites range from special events volunteers, docent volunteers, ticket-takers, set-up/break down actons at events, committee members, & much more. Contact Round Rock Preservation at , call 512-568-5875 to sign up. Volunteers are given a free pass to the events where they volunteer.
Committes will be established by the Board of Directors on an as-need basis. Committee members are comprised of members & board members. Our decicated committees provide the necessary support, which enables Round Rock Preservation to fulfill its mission.
Development Committee. Solicits donors, sponsors & members; helps with grant writing & devising fund raising initiatives.
Education Committee. Plans & presents educational lectures, tours, & classes on preservation issues related to our preservation projects. Raises public awareness related to our preservation projects.
Special Events & Tours Committee. Helps plan and implement our special events & tours through fundraising, volunteer coordination & logistics.
Land owners (1841 Forward)
JJ Harris had 27 land transactions & it is unclear which deed is associated with the parcel for the RR Stagecoach Inn between 1863-1901; However to the best I could conclude here are my findings:
1841 - 1853 Jacob M. Harrell, Headright League
Circa 1851-53 JJ Harris built RR Stagecoach Inn
1853 - 1863 Thomas C. Oatts (Postmaster)
1863 - 1880 John James (JJ) & Elizabeth (Tisdale) Harris
1880-1907 John James (Jack) Jr. & Anna Harris
(Son of JJ Harris)
1907 - 1907 Marcus Dee & Ella Surber (Carpenter)
1907 - 1932 Benjamin Chester (BC). & Henrietta
Richards (proprietor of stone quarry)
1932-1941 Donald Lee Joseph (Author/Teacher)
1941 - 1957 Harold & Sue Richards (Oil Operator)
1957 - 1960 James Onus & Mary Barger (Accountant &
Director of, State Security Board)
1960 - 1984 Donald & Laura Davol (Rancher/Aircraft)
1984 - 1997 Bedico Property Ltd (RR Land
1997 - 2005 George Transom III
2005-2012 Back in Texas L.P.
Nov 2012 The City of Round Rock
Follow the rock path through the cedar archway to the Round Rock Stagecoach Inn..