Elm Creek

Elm Creek was a school community on Farm Road 467 about six miles south of Seguin in southern Guadalupe County. In 1904 the community had two one-teacher schools for sixty-eight Black students and two one-teacher schools for 104 White students. There were a few scattered houses and a cemetery in the area in 1946; by the mid-1980s only the cemetery marked the community on county highway maps.

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Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl | © 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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Elm Creek is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Elm Creek is classified as a Town


Latitude: 29.47023300
Longitude: -98.05722880

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated