Mount Pilgrim

Mount Pilgrim is on Farm Road 2546 near Pinoak Creek two miles northwest of Hahn Prairie and twenty miles northwest of Wharton in northwestern Wharton County. In 1905 the local school had sixty black pupils and one teacher. The 1936 county highway map showed a school at the townsite, but by 1989 only a church, a cemetery, and scattered dwellings remained.

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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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Mount Pilgrim is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Mount Pilgrim is classified as a Town


Latitude: 29.28524920
Longitude: -96.45163530

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated