Cat Creek (Newton County)

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: August 1, 1995

Cat Creek rises four miles southeast of Weeks Settlement in northwest Newton County (at 31°03' N, 93°48' W) and runs southeast for 10½ miles to its mouth on Yellow Bayou, three miles southwest of Burkeville (at 30°58' N, 93°41' W). It flows through the heavily forested areas typical of Newton County.

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

Anonymous, “Cat Creek (Newton County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 29, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

August 1, 1995