Pruitt, TX (Cass County)


By: Cecil Harper, Jr.

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: May 1, 1995


Pruitt is on Farm Road 2683 eight miles south of Linden in southern Cass County. It was named for Robert A. Pruitt, an early settler. Cemeteries in the area indicate that settlement had begun by the 1860s. In 1983 Pruitt had a small business and a few widely scattered houses. The population was twenty-five in 2000.

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

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

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
May 1, 1995

Place
Pruitt
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1378913
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Cass County
Associated Names

Pruett

-Lake

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 32.95179880°
  • Longitude: -94.50269860°
Population Counts
People Year
25 2009