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LUZON, TX

LUZON, TEXAS. Luzon was a southeastern Kent County settlement established before 1900. A post office, granted on May 18, 1899, with Samuel A. McComb as postmaster, served the area until it was discontinued and moved to Jayton in 1930. Although the small ranching community was in existence in the 1940s, no evidence of it remained on 1980 county maps.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Jim Wheat, Postmasters and Post Offices of Texas, 1846–1930 (Microfilm, Grover C. Ramsey Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin).

Charles G. Davis

Citation

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

Charles G. Davis, "LUZON, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvl88), accessed October 22, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Modified on August 15, 2012. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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