Anthony is on Farm Road 1753 twelve miles northwest of Bonham in the northwest corner of Fannin County. In the 1880s the Anthony family established a homestead in this area near the Red River. Between 1894 and 1907 a post office branch served the community. The population, which never exceeded fifty, was ten in 1988 and 1990.

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Place type

Anthony is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Eclectic Grove)
  • (Fort Kitchen)
  • (Montague)
  • (Warren)


Latitude: 33.67677100
Longitude: -96.37331880

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated