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GASTON, TEXAS (Trinity County). Gaston was near Centerville in north central Trinity County. Between 1884 and 1931 the site was known by different names, including Gaston Church White School District 6 No. 5, Gaston Church Community School 21, and Gaston District 21. In 1904–05 the school had one teacher and thirty students. Gaston later was consolidated with the Centerville Independent School District.


Patricia B. and Joseph W. Hensley, eds., Trinity County Beginnings (Groveton, Texas: Trinity County Book Committee, 1986).

Joseph W. Hensley


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

Joseph W. Hensley, "GASTON, TX (TRINITY COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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