The Fort Velasco Chapter is located 40
miles south of Houston on Highway 288. Its namesake was one of the major
forts in the battles for Texas' Independence.
Our chapter was organized October 13,
1979 with Mrs.
C. L. Sechrest, Organizing Regent.
We welcome you to
Our area of Texas is proud of its
heritage. Please be sure to visit the following historical links to
learn more about our namesake:
The Battle of Fort Velasco