Cana was north of State Highway 243 and eight miles west of Canton in west central Van Zandt County. The 1936 county highway map showed a church, a cemetery, and scattered dwellings at the townsite, but by 1987 the community was no longer shown on maps.

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Diana J. Kleiner | © 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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Cana is part of or belongs to the following places:

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Place type

Cana is classified as a Town


Latitude: 32.57457920
Longitude: -96.01469140

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated