Walnut Ridge Mansion (Gonzales, Texas)ADDRESS: 121 S St Joseph…

Walnut Ridge Mansion (Gonzales, Texas)

ADDRESS: 121 S St Joseph St, Gonzales, TX 78629

COORDINATES: 29.497963, -97.451680

J.F. Miller came to Texas from Tennessee in 1845. He began practicing law but later became a successful banker. Although Miller purchased the lots for his house in 1868, although he did not begin construction on his home, named “Walnut Ridge,” until the late 1800s. It was the first large Greek Revival home in Gonzales. It was designed by J. Riley Gordon and was completed in 1901.