Burris Prairie

Burris Prairie was near Bald Hill in south central Angelina County. The area was first settled before the Civil War by pioneers from the Old South. A post office operated there from 1860 to 1866, but by the 1880s the community was no longer shown on maps.

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Christopher Long | © TSHA

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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.

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Burris Prairie is part of or belongs to the following places:

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Place type

Burris Prairie is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • [Burrow's-]

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated