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HEMPHILL, TEXAS (Hays County). Hemphill, seven miles northeast of San Marcos in Hays County, was established about 1900 and named for its location on the William Hemphill land patent. The Hemphill school was consolidated with that of Kyle in 1945. The community no longer exists.

Seymour V. Connor


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

Seymour V. Connor, "HEMPHILL, TX (HAYS COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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