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SAND LAKE (Ellis County). Sand Lake is on a creek that flows into Deadman's Slough, a tributary of Smith Creek, just northeast of the rural community of Sand Lake and a half mile west of the Trinity River in far east central Ellis County (at 32°25' N, 96°29' W).


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

"SAND LAKE (ELLIS COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 09, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.