Shawnee Creek

Shawnee Creek, on Shawnee Creek near Sulphur Springs, had a post office in 1875 with C. M. Barge as postmaster. This office was abolished in 1877. Shawnee Creek in 1882 was described as a "small village" in a report by the Texas Commissioner of Statistics.

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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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Shawnee Creek is part of or belongs to the following places:

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Place type

Shawnee Creek is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Sulphur Springs)


Latitude: 31.21157790
Longitude: -94.52964820

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated