Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant is a rural community 1½ miles northeast of Snyder Lake in south central Freestone County.Its school had sixty-two black students enrolled in 1893 and fourteen in 1903. In the 1930s the community had a church, a cemetery, a school, and a number of scattered dwellings, and during the 1960s it consisted of a church, a cemetery, and several dwellings. Only the cemetery and church remained in 1990.

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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 Pleasant is part of or belongs to the following places:

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Place type

Mount Pleasant is classified as a Town

Associated Names

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Latitude: 31.56517330
Longitude: -96.00690820

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated