Anthony, TX (Fannin County)


By: David Minor

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994


Anthony is on Farm Road 1753 twelve miles northwest of Bonham in the northwest corner of Fannin County. In the 1880s the Anthony family established a homestead in this area near the Red River. Between 1894 and 1907 a post office branch served the community. The population, which never exceeded fifty, was ten in 1988 and 1990.

Fannin County Folks and Facts (Dallas: Taylor, 1977).
Places:
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

David Minor, “Anthony, TX (Fannin County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 17, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/anthony-tx-fannin-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
November 1, 1994

Place
Anthony
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1379351
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Fannin County
Associated Names

Eclectic Grove

Fort Kitchen

Montague

Warren

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 33.67677100°
  • Longitude: -96.37331880°