Truce, a farming community on State Highway 59 fifteen miles northeast of Jacksboro in northeastern Jack County, was named after a local early settler. It has served as a community center for area farmers, and for most of its history has had an estimated population of twenty-five. The Truce post office opened in 1893 and was closed by 1905.

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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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Truce is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Truce is classified as a Town


Latitude: 33.41316510
Longitude: -98.03087370

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated