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Biggers was five miles east of the site of present McKinney in central Collin County. Settlement occurred sometime in the early 1890s, after the construction of the Biggers-Allen Mill in the late 1880s. By 1899 a general store and post office operated at the site with Wade Biggers as postmaster. The population of the settlement never exceeded twenty-five, however, and the post office closed in 1903. The community continued to exist until sometime in the early 1950s.

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Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

Belongs to

Biggers is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Biggers is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Lowry Crossing)


Latitude: 33.19678270
Longitude: -96.54665540

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated