Briary, TX


By: Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994


Briary (Briary Church) was thirteen miles northeast of Cameron in northern Milam County. It was named for nearby Big Briary Creek. Two churches, a school, and several businesses and houses marked its location on county highway maps in the 1940s.

Lelia M. Batte, History of Milam County, Texas (San Antonio: Naylor, 1956).
Places:
  • Communities

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

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl, “Briary, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 29, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/briary-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
November 1, 1994

Place
Briary
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1379456
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Milam County
Associated Names

Teresita

White

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 31.04462870°
  • Longitude: -96.89192860°