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PIN OAK, TEXAS. Pin Oak is a small rural community located in eastern Milam County four miles northwest of Gause on Farm Road 2095. The school at Pin Oak, which had thirty-two students in the 1930s, was consolidated with the Milano Independent School District in 1949; the building was moved and converted into a residence. A cemetery marked the community on county highway maps in 1988. No population estimates for Pin Oak were available.


Lelia M. Batte, History of Milam County, Texas (San Antonio: Naylor, 1956). Milam County Heritage Preservation Society, Matchless Milam: History of Milam County (Dallas: Taylor, 1984).

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl


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

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl, "PIN OAK, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 08, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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