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FOREST GROVE, TEXAS (Collin County). Forest Grove is on Farm Road 1378 six miles south of McKinney in south central Collin County. It was settled about 1858 on White Rock Creek and served as a church and school community for area farmers. Its population was reported as twenty in 1990.


Roy Franklin Hall and Helen Gibbard Hall, Collin County: Pioneering in North Texas (Quanah, Texas: Nortex, 1975).

David Minor


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

David Minor, "FOREST GROVE, TX (COLLIN COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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