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LINNEY CREEK, TEXAS. Linney Creek was on the Texas and New Orleans Railroad five miles west of Liberty in southwestern Liberty County. The agricultural community was named for Michael Linney, who settled the area in the 1840s. Linney Creek is now within the Dayton city limits.

Robert Wooster


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

Robert Wooster, "LINNEY CREEK, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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