Crooked Creek, TX

By: Diana J. Kleiner

Type: General Entry

Published: December 1, 1994

Crooked Creek, a farming community eight miles north of Canton in north central Van Zandt County, was originally settled on Crooked Creek and had a school by 1890. In 1936 the settlement had a school, two churches, and scattered dwellings, but by the 1980s it was no longer shown on the county highway map.

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

Diana J. Kleiner, “Crooked Creek, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

December 1, 1994

Crooked Creek
Currently Exists
Place Type
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Van Zandt County