MarriageWilliam Henry (“W.H.”) Stark married Miriam Melissa Lutcher on December 22, 1881.
Henry Jacob Lutcher Stark
Henry Jacob Lutcher Stark was born in Orange, Texas on December 8, 1887.
The W.H. Stark House
The W.H. Stark House was built by William H. Stark and his wife, Miriam Melissa Lutcher Stark.
Closure of The W.H. Stark House
After the deaths of W.H. Stark and Miriam Melissa Lutcher Stark, The W.H. Stark House was closed.
The Stark Foundation
H.J. Lutcher Stark, the son of W.H. Stark and Miriam Melissa Lutcher Stark, established the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation with his wife Nelda.
A New Beginning
Restoration began on The W.H. Stark House and continued until 1980.
The W.H. Stark House opened for tours on February 10, 1981
Natural Disaster Strikes
Hurricane Rita left a significant mark on The W.H. Stark House and its adjacent Carriage House.
The W.H. Stark House and Carriage House were re-opened for public tours after the completion of renovations in August.