Oak Hill, TX (Lamar County)

By: Christopher Long

Type: General Entry

Published: May 1, 1995


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Oak Hill, a farming community fourteen miles northeast of Paris in north central Lamar County, was settled before 1900. A school was in operation there by 1906, when it had an enrollment of forty-nine. During the mid-1930s Oak Hill had a church, a school, and a number of houses. The community declined after World War II, and by the early 1990s only the church remained.

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

Christopher Long, “Oak Hill, TX (Lamar County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 18, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/oak-hill-tx-lamar-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

May 1, 1995

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