Millseat, twenty-five miles northwest of San Marcos in northern Hays County, was established when J. W. Crow set up a store on the road between Henly and Dripping Springs. When a post office was added in 1886 it took the name of Millseat. No town developed, and in 1909 the post office closed.

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

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