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HOME VALLEY, TX

HOME VALLEY, TEXAS. Home Valley was probably near what is now Falls City in Karnes County. It was established as a post office, which operated from 1860 to 1866 with William E. Canfield as postmaster. Home Valley could have been a successor to the community of Marcelina, since the Canfield family was known to have lived close to the San Antonio River above Falls City, close to Marcelina.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Robert H. Thonhoff, History of Karnes County (M.A. thesis, Southwest Texas State College, 1963).

Robert H. Thonhoff

Citation

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

Robert H. Thonhoff, "HOME VALLEY, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvhbk), accessed September 18, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.