Woodall, a farming community twelve miles northwest of Canton in northwestern Van Zandt County, had a school in 1890 that reached an enrollment of forty in 1905. In 1917 Woodall merged with the nearby Ellis Chapel community to form Elwood.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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