Joy, TX (Cass County)


By: Cecil Harper, Jr.

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: February 1, 1995


Joy, located in eastern Cass County, was established as a lumbermill site in 1933 by Will Grogan, who named the settlement for his granddaughter. In 1949 the mill employed 100 people, who received mail and supplies from Bivins. By 1986 Joy had ceased to exist as a named community.

Places:
  • Communities

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

Cecil Harper, Jr., “Joy, TX (Cass County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 25, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/joy-tx-cass-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
February 1, 1995

Place
Joy
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Cass County