Allen's Chapel, TX


By: David Minor

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994


Allen's Chapel, on Farm Road 1396 thirteen miles northeast of Bonham in eastern Fannin County, is an offshoot of nearby Allen's Point. It served area farmers as a school and church community. In the 1950s the school district was consolidated with that of Honey Grove. The population of Allen's Chapel was forty-one in 2000.

Fannin County Folks and Facts (Dallas: Taylor, 1977). Floy Crandall Hodge, A History of Fannin County (Hereford, Texas: Pioneer, 1966).
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

David Minor, “Allen's Chapel, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 28, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/allens-chapel-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
November 1, 1994

Place
Allen's Chapel
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1381304
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Fannin County
Associated Names

Nicholson

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 33.64454750°
  • Longitude: -95.95980390°
Population Counts
People Year
30 2014