Lavada is on Farm Road 71 a mile west of Talco in northeastern Franklin County. A post office was established in 1901 and closed in 1907, with David Warner as the first and only postmaster. During the 1930s the community had a church and a few houses. By 1985 only scattered houses remained.

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Place type

Lavada is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Warner)


Latitude: 33.36130100
Longitude: -95.13256200

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated