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TERRYSVILLE, TX

TERRYSVILLE, TEXAS. Terrysville (Terryville) was about two miles west of U.S. Highway 183 and nine miles south of Gonzales in east central Gonzales County. The dispersed rural community of black farmers had a church during the 1920s, though many area residents attended Mount Enon Baptist Church in Dement, about four miles to the south. Terrysville also included a school in the 1920s and 1930s, located a quarter of a mile northwest. In 1987 only the cemetery remained.

Mary M. Standifer

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Mary M. Standifer, "TERRYSVILLE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hxtmf), accessed February 12, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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