NESBITT, TX (ROBERTSON COUNTY)
NESBITT, TEXAS (Robertson County). Nesbitt, just west of Farm Road 46 and seven miles southeast of Bremond in northern Robertson County, was established in the late 1880s. By 1892 it had a cotton gin, a gristmill, a schoolteacher, and a physician. A post office operated there from 1886 to 1905. In the 1940s Nesbitt had seventy-five residents, two stores, a church, a school, and several scattered dwellings. In the 1970s and 1980s county maps showed scattered dwellings and a cemetery in the area.
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