Roundtree was eight miles west of Skidmore in southwestern Bee County. The area was first settled in the late 1800s. A Roundtree post office, said to have been named after a local family, operated briefly at the site from 1912 to 1913. At one time there was a store and mill in the area, but by the 1930s the community was no longer shown on maps. In the early 1990s only a few scattered farmhouses remained.

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Christopher Long | © 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.

Adopted by: James Roundtree
Until: June 3rd, 2024

Belongs to

Roundtree is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Roundtree is classified as a Town


Latitude: 28.27322800
Longitude: -97.80948100

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated