Greathouse, TX


By: David Minor

Type: General Entry

Published: January 1, 1995


Greathouse was a farming community ten miles southwest of Waxahachie in southwestern Ellis County. During the 1930s it had a church, a cemetery, and a number of widely scattered dwellings. In 1980 the Greathouse Cemetery was on a spur off Farm Road 66 five miles east of Maypearl.

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

David Minor, “Greathouse, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 17, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/greathouse-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

January 1, 1995

Place
Greathouse
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1336903
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Ellis County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 32.29792300°
  • Longitude: -96.94777770°