On this day in 1835, the garrison at Goliad declared its independence from Mexico. The community of Goliad originated as one of the oldest Spanish colonial municipalities in the state, dating back to...(Read More)
LINNVILLE, TEXAS (Brazoria County). Linnville was on the Matagorda county line in southwest Brazoria County. In 1896 it had a school with one teacher and twenty-six black pupils. The school remained on the map in 1937, but by 1988 only a nearby church and Boone Cemetery appeared on state highway maps.
Diana J. Kleiner
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